Date(s) - 11/15/2012
ZSR Library Room 404
“A Perfect Temper: The Life and Times of Martha Jefferson Randolph,” by Professor Cynthia Kierner of George Mason University. Professor Kierner is the author of six books, many articles, an OAH distinguished speaker and a NEH Fellowship recipient, among other accomplishments. Her most recent publication is A Perfect Temper: The Life and Times of Martha Jefferson with University of North Carolina Press (2012). Her next big research project will involve the history of leisure in America from the colonial period through the Civil War era.