Scholar for Life: “I Was the Lucky One” Editing the WWII POW Memoir of Louis J. Van Slooten

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Date(s) - 22/02/2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lester Public Library

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Dr. Jessica Van Slooten will share her experience editing her grandfather’s memoir of his military service, capture, and escape from an Italian prison camp in WWII. She will also highlight key moments from hergrandfather’s memoir that illustrate survival and hope during dire circumstances. This public lecture, in partnership with UW-Manitowoc, provides access to lifelong learning that enhances our lives and community. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required.