University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Robert K. Sutton

Friends of the Festival

Robert K. Sutton, former Chief Historian of the National Park Service, devoted his career to sharing stories with the public at America’s most iconic historic parks. He has written, contributed to and edited over thirty books and articles on American history. His latest book is "Stark Mad Abolitionists: Lawrence, Kansas, and the Battle Over Slavery in the Civil War Era." Sutton lives with his wife Harriet Davidson in Bethesda, Maryland.

Scheduled events:
Race, Ethnicity and the Civil War
Perspectives on racial and ethnic conflict in the American West during the Civil War era.

UA Library - Special Collections (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 11, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
History / Biography
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Andrew Masich, Daniel Sharfstein, Robert Sutton
Moderator: Shelly Dudley

Stark Mad Abolitionists
History / Biography
August 2017
ISBN 9781510716490
304 pages
$24.99, INSTORE
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