Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress Street, Portland, Maine
For more information: Larissa Vigue Picard; 207-774-1822; mainehistory.org/programs
Next year marks the beginning of the World War I Centennial. Join Maine Historical Society for a special talk about this sometimes overlooked war and the men who served in it by Maine author Richard Rubin, author of the acclaimed “The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World.” In addition to “The Last of the Doughboys,” Rubin is the author of “Confederacy of Silence, a True Tale of the Old New South” and “Everyday American History of the Twentieth Century.”