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Beitler Collection Distinguished Lecture for 2013
R. Kent Newmyer, University of Connecticut Law School
"President Jefferson, Chief Justice Marshall and the Treason Trial of Aaron Burr"
Thursday, April 25, 2013, 5:30 PM
Class of 1978 Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, Sixth floor
Drawing on his latest book, The Treason Trial of Aaron Burr, distinguished historian R. Kent Newmyer will take us inside one of the most dramatic and important criminal trials in American history. The explosive mix of personality, politics, and law embedded in this battle of titans makes for edge-of-your-seat storytelling and provides fascinating insight into the origins of America's political and legal systems. A book signing and reception follow the lecture.
Registration is appreciated but not required. RSVP HERE.
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