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Women’s Work in WWII with Author John Cilio
In Women’s Work in WWII, historian John Cilio combines photographs and the stories of women who transformed the workplace by stepping into jobs to keep America running. At the Oliver Wolcott Library on Thursday, May 22 from 7:00- 8:00 p.m.
John Cilio thrives on researching the ghosts of our past, uncovering the underlying forces and historical trends for different eras. His goal as an author of six historical books is to make history relevant, engaging and enlightening. John has written over 200 articles and contributed to several books covering everything from Autogiros to Mustangs to secret B-24 missions. He is an American Marketing Association Silver Effie winner and has spoken to audiences in over sixty countries.
A wine and cheese reception will follow the event. The author will provide books for signing and for purchase. All Oliver Wolcott Library events are free and open to the public. Space is limited. Registration is required and can be done by calling 860-567-8030 or logging onto www.owlibrary.org and clicking on Programs/Adult Programs. This event is co-sponsored with the Connecticut Humanities Initiative, CT AT WORK.
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