Nathaniel Philbrick to Read at Rowan University

Nathaniel Philbrick to Read at Rowan University

Award-winning author Nathaniel Philbrick will be the featured speaker of the President’s Lecture Series this month at Rowan University. Winner of the National Book Award for nonfiction and a finalist for both the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in history and the Los Angeles Times Book Award, Philbrick is a celebrated nonfiction writer whose work has topped the New York Times Bestseller List and earned him a place as one of America’s most popular writers of historical narrative. His work includes The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn (2010), Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community and War (2006), Sea of Glory: America’s Voyage of Discovery, the U.S. Exploring Expedition (2003), and In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (2000).

Wednesday, March 23 at 11 a.m.
Eynon Ballroom
Chamberlain Student Center, Rowan University

The reading is free and open to the public, followed by a book signing. For more information, visit www.rowan.edu or call (856) 256-4240.



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