The Gulf Coast

Mockingbird Songs presentation by Dr. Wayne Flynt

May 22, 2018 in Daphne , AL

630pm - 830pm


Dr. Wayne Flynt, Mockingbird Songs

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The Daphne Public Library presents renowned Alabama historian Dr. Wayne Flynt who will present a program on his recently published book, Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee, at the Daphne Civic Center. Flynt has written 13 books, two that have been Pulitzer Prize nominees, focusing on the economic and social fabric of Alabama. This book chronicles Flynt's decades-long friendship with Harper Lee, who died in February 2016. Dr. Flynt gave the eulogy at her funeral. Copies of Mockingbird Songs will be available at the event and Dr. Flynt will be signing copies following his talk. Programming in conjunction with “The Great American Read,” an upcoming eight-part television series by PBS (Fall 2018).