Under Fire: Bodies of WWI
This is a FREE Event
When and Where:
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
at Marian University
The Indianapolis Civic Theatre, 3200 Cold Spring Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46222
Special Venue Instructions:
Parking at Marian Hall lot, Hackelmeier lot, security on duty
OPTIONAL: Bring new children's athletic shoes (sizes 10-4) and help Spirit & Place support Samaritan's Feet.
What lasting effects did the first machine war against the body have on the spirit of Western culture? Commemorate the military casualties of WWI with a lecture about the difficulties these soldiers faced, a viewing of original war photographs, and stories of those who served in WWI.
Dr. Stephen Morillo, Chair of the Department of History at Wabash College, will speak and share digital images of original war photographs taken on battle fields on the Western front. Share information about WWI soldiers from Indiana connected to you and your family. Learn how to begin planning WWI centennial events as the anniversary draws near, and get connected to agencies dedicated to American soldiers of foreign wars.
Presented by Marian University, School of Liberal Arts and Wabash College. Questions? Call 317-955-6132 or email Liberal.Arts@marian.edu.