Upcoming Events at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum

by Free Speech on September 10, 2010

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Lodi Valley News serving Lodi, WI & the Lake Wisconsin area with local information since Earth Day 2008.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 – 4:00 p.m.
Foreign Policy and Grand Strategy in a Changing World
Philip S. Dur, Visiting Professor of Economic Development, University of Southern Mississippi; Rear Admiral (retired), US Navy

Thursday, September 16, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.
Soldados: Chicanos in Vietnam – An Evening with Charley Trujillo
Reading and Discussion
Charley Trujillo, Writer, Filmmaker, Publisher, and Vietnam Veteran

Saturday, September 25, 2010 – 2:00 p.m.
Our Resounding Love – A Tribute to Wisconsin’s Fallen Soldiers
A special vocal performance by the Unity Community Singers

Thursday, September 30, 2010 – 7:30 p.m.
Uncommon Defenses: Indian Allies in the Blackhawk War
John Hall, Ambrose-Heseltine Professor of Military History, UW-Madison

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 – Noon
Cry for the Water Buffalo
Lecture and Book Signing
James Zitzelsberger, Author and Vietnam Veteran

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.
A Tireless Troublemaker: A. Philip Randolph and the Integration of the Armed Forces
Lecture and Discussion
Andrew Kersten, Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.
The Profession of Arms in Pre-Civil War America
Lecture and Discussion
William Skelton, Professor Emeritus of History, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Friday, October 22, 2010 – Noon
The Girls Come Marching Home: Stories of Women Warriors Returning Home from Iraq
Lecture and Book Signing
Kirsten Holmstedt, Author

Thursday, October 28, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.
Americanism and Entitlement: Authorizing Big Government in an Age of Total War
Lecture and Discussion
James Sparrow, Professor of History, University of Chicago

Thursday, November 4, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.
Empire for Liberty: A History of American Imperialism from Benjamin Franklin to Paul Wolfowitz
Lecture and Book Signing
Richard H. Immerman, Professor of History and Director, Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy, Temple University

Friday, November 12, 2010 – Noon
Army Aviation in Vietnam
Panel Discussion
Rick Berry, Marty Heuer, Wayne Mutza, and Bill Rettenmund
– Vietnam Veterans
Bill Brewster, Curator of History, Wisconsin Veterans Museum
– Moderator

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