Vietnam Center & Archive News and Updates
Ron Milam, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History at Texas Tech University, will deliver a public lecture on his new book Not a Gentleman’s War: An Inside View of Junior Officers in the Vietnam War on Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2009, at 6:30 pm in the Senate Room of the Student Union Building on the Texas Tech campus. The Veteran’s Association at Texas Tech will sponsor a reception just prior to the lecture at 5:30 at the same location. A book signing will be held at 7:30 directly after the lecture. An additional book signing will be held from 11am-1pm at the campus bookstore. All authors’ proceeds will be donated to the Veterans Association at Texas Tech.
Dr. Milam is a Vietnam Veteran and a strong supporter of the Vietnam Center and Archive. He serves on the Vietnam Center Advisory Board, serves as a faculty advisor on the Vietnam Center Summer Study Abroad program in Southeast Asia, and has contributed his oral history and personal collection to the Vietnam Archive.
For more information about this event, please contact Michael Flores, President of the Veterans Association at Texas Tech, at (806) 787-1203.