Dr. Melba Porter Hay to Present Book

Dr. Melba Porter Hay to Present Book

Come and enjoy a presentation in celebration of Dr. Melba Porter Hay’s Madeline McDowell Breckinridge and the Battle for a New South.  Breckinridge was a leading women’s rights advocate as well as an activist in the areas of public health, education and charity.  Dr. Hay has highlighted Breckinridge’s notable achievements as well as detailed fascinating new information through newly discovered correspondence.  Don’t miss this exciting examination of a prominent Kentucky historical figure.  Presentation will be followed by a book signing and reception.  Proof of attendance slips will be available for students in attendance.  Classes are welcome!

Date: Thursday, October 22, 2009

Time: 2:00PM-3:30PM

Location: Crabbe Library Grand Reading Room