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Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Lectures on His New John Brown Book, Midnight Rising

Midnight Rising by Tony Horwitz

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tony Horwitz will lecture on his new book, Midnight Rising, on Sunday, Sept. 23, at 2 p.m. at the Culpeper County Library.

Midnight Rising is the story of abolitionist John Brown and his raid on the Federal arsenal at Harper’s Ferry, WV, an incident that led up to the Civil War.  Horwitz also wrote Confederates in the Attic. The lecture is free to the public. For more information, contact Susan Titus at 540-423-1433.