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The Dr. John B. Edmunds, Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series is dedicated to bringing significant scholars in history, political science, philosophy and religion to the University of South Carolina Upstate and the Upstate community. Sponsored by the Department of History, Political Science, Philosophy and American Studies at USC Upstate, the series features an address by distinguished scholar each spring. David McCullough
Presentation topic: The Wright Brothers
Thursday, March 17, 2016 USC Upstate Campus
800 University Way
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5:00-5:45 p.m. VIP Reception* Humanities & Performing Arts Center Stage
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5:00-6:45 p.m. General Reception Humanities & Performing Arts Center Courtyard
7:00-8:15 p.m. PresentationHumanities & Performing Arts Center Theatre
$45 for reception, book signing and presentation
Signed books are available for purchase
The Wright Brothers
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David McCullough has been widely acclaimed as a “master of the art of narrative history,” “a matchless writer.” He is twice winner of the Pulitzer Prize, twice winner of the National Book Award, and has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian
award. A gifted speaker, McCullough has lectured in all parts of the country and abroad, as well as at the White House. He is also one of the few private citizens to speak before a joint session of Congress.
Dr. Robert McCormick
Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
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