September 28, 2017
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center
777 Evening Street
Worthington, OH 43085
Never one to shrink from a fight, political or otherwise, Alexander Hamilton was killed at the age of 47 in a duel with vice president Aaron Burr. During the next installment of the library's Hear & Now author series, Dr. Nancy Isenberg, author of the book Fallen Founder: The Life of Aaron Burr, will discuss how the two men regarded each other and the events leading up to their fateful duel.
Dr. Isenberg, a history professor at Louisiana State University, is also the author of White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America and Madison and Jefferson.
HAVE DINNER WITH THE AUTHOR!
Join us for a very special opportunity for a dinner and conversation with Dr. Nancy Isenberg prior to her presentation.
$45 per person
Dinner seating limited to 60 people; RSVP by September 24. Price includes admission and reserved seating at the author presentation.
Tickets for the presentation only
*There is no reception prior to this event.*
$10 members of the Friends Foundation of Worthington Libraries, Friends of the Columbus Metropolitan Library and McConnell Arts Center
Tickets are available at the McConnell Arts Center, by phone at 614-431-0329 and online. In order to receive their discount, Friends Foundation of Worthington Libraries members must use a special code when purchasing tickets; call 614-807-2605.
This event is scheduled in conjunction with the Worthington Libraries exhibit, "Alexander Hamilton: The Man who made Modern America."