Texas Talks Beyond the Historical Markers and Down the Backroads of Texas

Event Date & Time: Tuesday, May 17, 2022 7pm–8pm CT

Guest Speakers
Cynthia J. Beeman and Dan K. Utley
Zoom (online)

Historians Dan K. Utley and Cynthia J. Beeman will present stories from their books History Ahead (2010, TAMU Press) and History along the Way: Stories Beyond the Texas Roadside Markers (2013, TAMU Press), and images of recent ramblings down lonely backroads. Dan and Cynthia, veterans of the Texas Historical Commission who each wrote thousands of marker inscriptions and oversaw a complete reorganization of the Historical Marker program, know where all the good stories are. They will talk about sites and people from East Texas to the coastal plains to far West Texas, with plenty of time for questions from the audience. Join us for this unique Texas travel experience.

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