Lafayette in Louisville: An Evening with Sarah Vowell
On Friday, September 21, the New York Times bestselling author of Lafayette in the Somewhat United States will give a reading from her book and talk about Lafayette–followed by an 1825-style dinner. France’s Marquis de Lafayette fought for the United States during the American Revolution, then returned to tour the nation he helped liberate. Lafayette visited all 24 states and their major cities, including Louisville. Sarah Vowell is the author of Assassination Vacation, The Wordy Shipmates, and Unfamiliar Fishes. She also is a contributor to the public radio program This American Life.
Event times and prices will be posted at www.locustgrove.org/lafayette.
Presale tickets for Locust Grove members available Saturday, July 14. Public tickets available August 1.