Pullitzer Prize Winner Speaks at History Honor Society Event
Cornell University Professor Fredrik Logevall, who just won the Pulitzer Prize for History, will spoke at the 33rd Annual Phi Alpha Theta
History Honors Society Annual Lecture and New Member Initiation
Ceremony on Friday, April 19, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in room 110 of
University Hall. His winning book is Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam. The prize committee describes
it as: "A balanced, deeply researched history of how, as French
colonial rule faltered, a succession of American leaders moved step by
step down a road toward full-blown war."
A reception followed the lecture. The event was sponsored by Phi Alpha Theta - Delta Chi, the Department of History, and the Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.