American Forum - Righteous Warrior: Jesse Helms and Modern American Conservatism
February 15, 2008
11:00AM - 11:00AM (EST)
William Link, Richard J. Milbauer Professor of History at the University of Florida, was a faculty member at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro for 23 years. He is the author of Roots of Secession: Slavery and Politics in Antebellum Virginia (UNC Press, 2003); William Friday: Power and Purpose in American Higher Education (UNC Press, 1995); The Paradox of Southern Progressivism, 1880–1920 (UNC Press, 1992); and A Hard Country and a Lonely Place: Schooling, Society, and Reform in Rural Virginia, 1870–1920 (UNC Press, 1986).