Entries tagged with ‘1958’

James McPherson ’58 Publishes New Book on Civil War Navies

James McPherson ’58, Civil War historian, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, and Gustavus alumnus, has published his latest book, War on the Waters, through the University of North Carolina Press.

James McPherson ’58 Returns to Gustavus as Sesquicentennial Scholar

Gustavus alumnus, Civil War historian, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author James McPherson ‘58 will return to his alma mater April 15-17 as a Sesquicentennial Scholar. McPherson will speak publicly in Christ Chapel on April 16 and again at Interlachen Country Club in Edina on April 17.

Pulitzer Prize Winning Alumnus to Speak at Lefler Lecture

Pulitzer Prize winning American Civil War historian James M. McPherson will deliver the 2008 Herbert P. and Mary Jane Lefler Lecture at Gustavus Adolphus College at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13.

Alumnus Lars Löfgren to Speak During Out of Scandinavia Week

Lars Löfgren, theater impresario and a 1958 alumnus of Gustavus Adolphus College, will return to his alma mater as an artist-in-residence as part of the college's upcoming Out of Scandinavia Week Sept. 29-Oct. 6.

Alum Wins Prestigious Writing Award

1958 Gustavus graduate and Civil War historian James M. McPherson recently received a lifetime achievement award for his military writing.