News & Events
Find out the latest happenings with Rick Atkinson and with the publication of the final volume of the Liberation Trilogy:
Upcoming Events & Speaking Engagements
April 23, 2015 6:00 p.m.
“Wild About Harry!”
Benefit dinner for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library
200 West 12th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64105
May 12, 2015 7:00 p.m.
Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum Lecture
Oregon Historical Society
First Congregational United Church of Christ
1126 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR 97205
September 5, 2015
National Book Festival
Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
November 20-21, 2015
National World War II Museum
945 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(Entrance on Andrew Higgins Drive)
December 5, 2015
Tulsa Library Trust
400 Civic Center
Tulsa, OK 74103-3830
January 7-10, 2016
American Historical Association
On Morning Joe, Rick Atkinson and Chuck Todd join Mike Barnicle in Normandy to describe the D-Day landing on the 70th anniversary. Watch to the interview Here.
WBUR’s Here & Now: Rick Atkinson discusses a Missouri family that lost 3 Sons in WWII. Listen to the interview Here.
Rick Atkinson to Write New Series on the American Revolution. Click Here to read the press release.
Rick was interviewed on NPR’s “Up to Date” to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.
Rick discusses The Guns at Last Light with David Gregory on Meet the Press “Press Pass”. You can listen to the interview Here.
Rick was interviewed on NPR’s Morning Edition to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.
Rick was interviewed on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.
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Rick Atkinson was interviewed on NPR’s Weekend Edition to discuss the new wing at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans. You can listen to the interview Here.
Winner, 2010 Pritzker Military Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing