Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities

An Afternoon with Wayne Flynt on October 25

An Afternoon with Wayne Flynt on October 25

The Auburn Public Library and the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University are pleased to host historian and author Dr. Wayne Flynt on Tuesday, October 25 at 4 PM at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center (241 South College Street). 

Dr. Flynt will discuss his latest book, Afternoons with Harper Lee. Part-memoir, part biography, Afternoons with Harper Lee provides a unique look into the life and legacy of famed writer Nelle Harper Lee. Copies of the book will be available for sale at the event. This event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Flynt is a fourth generation Alabamian and the author of thirteen books, including his memoir Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee, published in 2017. He graduated from Aniston High School, attended Samford University, and earned his Ph.D. from Florida State University. He is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of History at Auburn University, and he is one of the most recognized and honored scholars of Southern history, politics and religion.

To reserve your copy of “Afternoons with Harper Lee,” or for more information about Dr. Flynt’s presentation, please call the Library at 334-501-3190.

Happy 75th Anniversary, Auburn Public Library! The Auburn Public Library was established in 1947 to serve the residents of Auburn, Alabama. Today, the Auburn Public Library provides residents with a collection that reflects the diverse and dynamic interests of our community, with access to public technology and information resources and with programs and activities that contribute to an engaged, literate and informed society. The Auburn Public Library is located at 749 E. Thach Ave.

 

 

Last Updated: September 12, 2022