|Westminster Village Big Read Event: Twain, Tom and the Wilderness of Childhood|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Join author and columnist Mike Lunsford as he discusses Mark Twain, Tom Sawyer, and the power of childhood imagination. The program will take place at Westminster Village, sponsored by OLLI. Mike will discuss the contemporary importance of Twain's ultimate childhood adventures and why we are cheating our children by limiting their spirit of adventure.The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.Library: Vigo County Public Library - Main Branch
Mike Lunsford, author of several books, is a veteran teacher of English and American History, Lunsford has written two columns for the local newspaper for over a dozen years. He lives with his wife Joanie in rural Parke County, Indiana, has two children - Ellen and Evan- and four very lazy cats.