Historian and Author Christopher T. George Speaks at the Annapolis Chapter’s May Meeting

Baltimore author Christopher T. George, a historian whose specialties include the events and personalities of the War of 1812, is this month’s featured speaker at the MWA Annapolis Chapter, Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 6:30 p. m. in room 205 at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase Street, in Annapolis.

Mr. George will discuss his writing career, particularly his book Terror on the Chesapeake: The War of 1812 on the Bay.

About the author:

A native of Liverpool, England, Mr. George lives in Baltimore near Johns Hopkins University. He is the editor of the Journal of the War of 1812 and a co-editor of the Loch Raven Review, an online quarterly literary magazine. He was featured on the History Channel’s program First Invasion: The War of 1812. He is working with Dr. John McCavitt on a biography of Major General Robert Ross. He is historian for the Havre de Grace Bicentennial project and is an advisor to both the Maryland and Baltimore County Bicentennial projects. He regularly gives talks on the War of 1812 in the Chesapeake Bay region. Chris tweets at hashtag @cthompsongeorge.

For more information about the meeting, visit the Annapolis County Chapter website. Click here for directions to Maryland Hall.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: