Eisenhower, a bestselling
author of biographies and histories, will speak at 8:15 p.m. at the Singletary Center for
the Arts Recital Hall. For tickets, contact Esther Edwards at (606)257-0500, ext.
Eisenhower's lecture will be
part of an event that includes the presentation of the 2000 UK Libraries Medallion for
Intellectual Achievement. For more information, click here.
10, 2000 (Lexington, Ky.)
Editor and author David Eisenhower, grandson of one president and son-in-law of another,
will deliver the 19th annual Edward F. Prichard Jr. Lecture at the University
of Kentucky Library Associates annual meeting at 8:15 p.m. Monday, March 27, at the
Singletary Center for the Arts Recital Hall.
lecture will follow a 5:30 p.m. reception at UKs King Alumni House and a 6:30 p.m.
dinner on the Singletary Centers Concert Hall stage.
The University of Kentucky Libraries Medallion for Intellectual Achievement
will be presented during the program.
Eisenhower, 51, is the author of the bestselling Eisenhower:
At War (Random House, 1986) and currently is working with his wife, Julie Nixon
Eisenhower, on a nearly completed history of the year 1968.
He is the grandson of the late President Dwight David Eisenhower and
son-in-law of the late President Richard M. Nixon.
is a Fellow at the Annenberg School for Communications at the University of Pennsylvania
and a director of the schools Public Service Institute. He also is a senior Fellow in the universitys
political science department and a senior research scientist for The Gallup Organization
in Lincoln, Neb. He has been published in
numerous periodicals, including Orbis and U.S. News & World Report.
also has been named a Fellow of the Society of American Historians and the recipient of
Philadelphias Golden Slipper Award for community service.
for the lecture are $10. Tickets for the
reception, dinner and lecture are $50. For
more information or to order tickets, contact Esther Edwards at (606)257-0500, ext. 2084.