Elinor Graham: Freeport's Own Rusticator and Author
A discussion with Lisa Botshon and Lani Graham
June 24th, 6:30 pm, virtual
Graham’s daughter, Lani Graham, a retired doctor, and Lisa Botshon, a professor of English at the University of Maine at Augusta, discuss Elinor Graham’s popular 1943 memoir Our Way Down East depicting the years that she and her husband attempted to homestead on Flying Point Road.
Free to participate, but please register in advance.
This event is part of UMA’s Maine’s Mid-Century Moment (https://www.uma.edu/midcentury/) events exploring the artists, writers, and innovators who shaped and chronicled Maine’s mid-century cultural evolution. Maine’s Mid-Century Moment has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.