November 2015 Book Talks
Son of Virginia: A Life in America's Political Arena
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM–7:30 PM
Place: Lecture Hall, Free
L. Douglas Wilder, governor of Virginia from 1990 until 1994 and the first African American in the United States to be elected governor, will speak about and sign his new memoir, Son of Virginia: A Life in America's Political Arena. His candid memoir details the struggles he faced during his long career in public service and offers a portrait of the changing face of America. Throughout his public life Governor Wilder has been in the forefront of the fight for social justice.