April 29, 2021 at 10:30am ET
Book Talk: The Liberator
The Army and Navy Club at Farragut Square
Join best-selling author Alex Kershaw for a hybrid in-person/virtual event commemorating the 76th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps. This event is hosted by the Friends of the National World War II Memorial, made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The Friends of the National World War II Memorial invites you to join us and New York Times best-selling WWII author Alex Kershaw on Thursday, April 29th at 10:30am ET for a powerful presentation about Alex’s book, The Liberator: One World War II Soldier’s 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau, which Netflix recently adapted into an animated limited four-part series.
Join Alex at the Army and Navy Club in Washington, D.C. as he recounts the remarkable battlefield journey of maverick U.S. Army officer Felix Sparks through the Allied liberation of Europe. This special educational program is generously sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Registration is required. In-person seating is limited to the first 40 to register. Social distancing practices will be required of in-person attendees, including wearing face masks.
Virtual Zoom login instructions will be provided to all registrants the day before the event.
Book Talk Registration
The Friends of the National World War II Memorial’s education programs are generously supported by the Jack C. Taylor / Enterprise Rent-A-Car WWII Memorial Education Endowment.
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