Kalmar Nyckel Foundation's Lecture Series
November 17, 2019
"Storm Warning: Hurricane Katrina and Its Aftermath
Sunday, November 17
4:00 - 5:30 pm Lecture
Charles Chestnutt, Esq., New Orleans Historian, will re-visit the devastation and aftermath of one of the United States' worst hurricanes.
Limited seating. Advance tickets recommended.
Charles Chesnutt graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelorís degree in history and received his JD at Southern Methodist University. While in law school, he studied at University College in Oxford, England. After practicing law for five years, Charles decided to spend his life talking about history rather than practicing law. He is currently employed as a historian for Hospitality Enterprises and does freelance voice work.
For twelve years, the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation's annual Lecture Series has brought world-class scholars and speakers to the greater Delaware community as part of our mission "to preserve and promote the cultural and maritime heritage of Delaware and the Delaware Valley for the education and enrichment of all."
Did you know: That today's Kalmar Nyckel sails about 3,000 nautical miles a year?