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Tom Dillard to Discuss Latest Book at Legacies & Lunch

The Butler Center's Legacies & Lunch series will host Tom W. Dillard, head of Special Collections for the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, who will discuss his new book "Statesmen, Scoundrels, and Eccentrics: A Gallery of Amazing Arkansans." Join us for Legacies & Lunch on April 7 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Darragh Center at the Main Library.

Dillard is the founding editor-in-chief of the Butler Center's Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. He has been writing the "Remembering Arkansas" column for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2002.

This event is supported in part by the Arkansas Humanities Council.

The Butler Center's Legacies & Lunch series is free and open to the public. Programs are held on the first Wednesday of each month at the Darragh Center in the Main Library, 100 Rock St., in Little Rock. All programs begin at noon and conclude by 1:00 p.m. The public is invited to bring a sack lunch. The Butler Center will provide water, soft drinks and dessert.