Mobile Chapter Event: History Lecture by David Carlton
5/15/2013, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mobile - History Lecture by David Carlton
May 15, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wilmer Hall, 3811 Old Shell Rd., Mobile, AL 36608
The Mobile Chapter invites alumni, family and friends to a special event with Vanderbilt History Professor David Carlton, featuring a lecture on big business in the Old South
"The Slave Plantation as a Business"
Professor Carlton's lecture will illustrate the ways in which the plantation shaped a uniquely southern version of American business culture.
Cost: $20 per person
(includes hors d'oeuvres and beverages. A cash bar will also be available.)
Please register, https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/VDT/event/showEventForm.jsp?form_id=151386 by Sunday, May 12.
Professor Carlton has taught at Vanderbilt since 1983. He has devoted his career to studying the industrialization of the South, and frequently speaks on southern historical topics, particularly relating to economic development issues.
Questions? Contact Hunter Oswalt, BA'07 or Marguerita Riggall, BA'68