Evansville Groups Focus on The Red Badge of Courage
Join the Friends of Eager Free Public Library, The Grove Society, and Creekside Place on Friday, May 8th at 5:30 p.m. for a discussion of Stephen Crane's classic Civil War masterpiece, The Red Badge of Courage, followed by the 1941 movie at 6:00 p.m. The movie stars Audie Murphy and Bill Mauldin, and was directed by famed Hollywood master John Huston. This event is free and open to all. High school students are encouraged to read the book and attend the event for extra credit in their history and English classes.
Come and share your opinions about the book and movie. Reservations are not required and period refreshments will be served. The Friends of the Eager Free Public Library have purchased 20 copies of the book for people to read and keep for their personal property.
For more information, contact Eager Free Public Library, 882-2260, 39 W. Main St., www.als.lib.wi.us/EFPL.