Friends of University Libraries-Vaughn Wilson Book Talk

Cover of the book, Tell me about that horse, by Vaughn Wilson.

Friends of University Libraries-Vaughn Wilson Book Talk

July 25, 2013 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Cook Library Art Gallery
Price: 
No charge to attend
Contact:
Tracy Englert Tracy.Englert@usm.edu

The Friends of University Libraries invite the university and community to an author talk and book signing at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, in the Cook Library Art Gallery.

Hattiesburg portrait photographer and artist Vaughn Wilson will discuss stories of special horses and his 40,000-mile journey around the United States interviewing, photographing and painting extraordinary horses and horse lovers such as Charlie Daniels, Roy Rogers Jr., Michael Martin Murphey, and Red Steagall.

Wilson’s spectacular photographic essay book, Tell Me About That Horse, was the winner of the 2011 Will Rogers Medallion Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Publishing of Western Literature. Books will be available to purchase and have signed.

The website for the Vaughn Wilson Photography Studio is http://www.vaughnwilsonphotography.com/ . See information about the book on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tell-Me-About-That-Horse/107720779250402 or http://www.tellmeaboutthathorse.com/index.htm .