Open Wounds: Disabled Veterans and the American Century

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November 1, 2016
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Military History, History Education

Florida State University's Institute on World War II and the Human Experience invites you and a guest to a free public lecture "Open Wounds: Disabled Veterans and the American Century" by John Kinder. John Kinder, Ph.D., is an associate Professor at Oklahoma State University who focuses his research on the history of war and American Culture with a concentration on the aftermath of war and its lasting effects on the home front. Authored by Kinder, "Paying with Their Bodies: American War and the Problem of the Disabled Veteran" (University of Chicago Press, 2015) examines the era of World War I through the lens of wartime disability in modern America, with a special emphasis on the decades surrounding World War I.

The Lecture on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016, begins at 5:30 P.M. (with a reception to follow) at the FSU Alumni Center's Rendina Room, 1030 W. Tennessee Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32304. Please RSVP. Contact us at

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Dr. Kurt Piehler

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