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Event: Kerr Eby Artist of the World Wars

Thursday May 22, 2014

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Kerr Eby Artist of the World Wars
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Guest lecturer Sebastian H. Lukasik of Air Command and Staff College will explore Kerr Eby’s career as a combat artist in in two world wars, with a particular emphasis of his depictions of modern warfare from the trench stalemate of the First World War to the island-hopping campaigns of Second World War in the Pacific. Dr. Lukasik is a scholar of military history and is currently at work on a social and cultural history entitled For Home and Country: Why Americans Fought in the Great War.

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