Author Event: Drew Gilpin Faust - Necessary Trouble
Where: Powhatan School, 49 Powhatan Ln, Boyce, VA
One of our most notable alumni, Drew Gilpin Faust, President Emerita of Harvard University will return to Powhatan’s campus and address students and faculty. Parents and alumni are welcome to attend. Her memoir, Necessary Trouble: Growing Up at Midcentury will be hot off the presses and she will be available for a book signing after the presentation.
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A memoir of coming of age in a conservative Southern family in postwar America.
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • An "extraordinary ... profoundly moving" history (The New York Times Book Review) of the American Civil War that reveals the ways that death on such a scale changed not only individual lives but the life of the nation.