Free or low cost Community Events and college courses are intended to provide background on the yearly topic and to touch on areas related to the February Conference that may not be covered in its three-day format. The views of our presenters are their own and may not represent those of the Camden Conference.
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11th Tom & Mac Show ~ Portland
January 17, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:40 pm EST
Mark your calendars now!
Tom DeMarco and Mac Deford are back with their patented 100-minute history road show, now in its 11th year! Go West Young Man: Settling the American West From Louisiana Purchase into the New Century, will take place Tuesday, January 17, 6:00 p.m. at the Portland Public Library, Friday, January 20, 7 p.m. at the Camden Opera House and Sunday, January 22, 2 p.m. at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center in Belfast.
Tom DeMarco is the author of thirteen books (his sci-fi novel Andronescu’s Paradox is the most recent) and a Principal of The Atlantic Systems Guild, a technology think tank with offices in the United States, United Kingdom and Germany. Mac Deford is a retired Foreign Service officer with service primarily in the Middle East. He had a subsequent career with Merrill Lynch International, mostly in South America and Asia, and is a regular columnist with The Free Press.
This presentation is offered as a free community event in in anticipation of the 30th Annual Camden Conference –Refugees and Global Migration: Humanity’s Crisis, February 17-19, 2017. The 30th Anniversary Camden Conference Community Events Series is supported in part by the Maine Humanities Council.