World Renowned Author to Lecture at Concord

For Immediate Release: 
Sep 19 2001

World Renowned Author to Lecture at Concord

Athens, W.Va. - Paul Loeb will be lecturing Wednesday, October 17, 1:00 p.m., in the main auditorium of the Alexander Fine Arts Center. His lecture is part of the College’s 2001-2002 Artist Lecture Series.

Loeb has been an investigative reporter and author for 25 years. He has been researching and writing about citizen responsibility and empowerment—asking what makes some people choose lives of social commitment, while others abstain.

He is a world-renowned author and has written three books, Soul of a Citizen: Living with Conviction in Cynical Times—the subject of his October 17 lecture, Hope in Hard Times, and Generation at the Crossroads; Apathy and Action on the American Campus.

This event is free to the general public. For more information contact the Concord College box office at 1-304-384-5101.

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Concord College Notes: Persons with disabilities should contact Rick Dillon, 1-304-384-5276 or Alice Dillon, 1-304-384-5177, if special accommodations are required for this event.

Renee Freeman, a student in Concord College’s communication arts department wrote this press release. Her hometown is Alderson, W.Va.