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Monday University: Meet Louisa May Alcott

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/10/2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 Meet Louisa May Alcott, a woman known for her classic novel Little Women, but who was so much more than just an author. Debra Miller, a performer and historian, will portray Alcott in a performance set at the height of her success. Learn of the hopes, the heartbreaks and the experiences of Louisa May Alcott's life from which she drew inspiration for her novels, short stories and poems. This theatrical presentation, written using excerpts from her letters and journals, allows Louisa May Alcott to speak to us in her own words; of her childhood, her experiences as a Civil War nurse, her struggles to support her family and the equal rights of all. Space is limited for this event. Please register to attend.
Library: Main Library
Location: Village Room (Main - Lower Level)
Presenter: Cailey
Status: Closed