McMurry Professor Offers Free Course on Texas History

  Gary Ellison
  Monday, January 8, 2018 3:13 PM
  Archives 2017 - 2018

Abilene, TX

Want to learn more about Texas history? 

McMurry University History Professor Dr. Stephen Hardin, a recognized expert on Texas history and the Alamo, will be teaching his Texas history class each Monday from 6-9 p.m. beginning January 22, and is offering it as a free non-credit class to the first 12 people in the community who sign up.

Dr. Hardin is a specialist in Texas, military, and social history. His numerous publications range from the award-winning Texian Illiad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution to, most recently, Texian Macabre: The Melancholy Tale of a Hanging in Early Houston, a fascinating study of early Houston society. In addition to his writing and teaching activities, Hardin has also provided specialist commentary on the A&E Network, the History Channel, the Discovery Network, and NBC’s TODAY show. He was elected a Fellow of the Texas State Historical Association in 2009.

To claim a spot or for more information, please contact Kellie Merritt at 325-793-4850 or email


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