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

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids MI

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 7:30pm
Town Hall Seattle
1119 Eighth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
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Thursday, May 15, 2014, 6:00pm
Marine’s Memorial Club
609 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA
Register Here

Friday, May 16, 2014, 7:30pm
Powell’s City of Books
1005 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97209

Sunday, May 18, 2014, 3:00pm
University of California Santa Barbara
Campbell Hall
Isla Vista, CA 93117

Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 6:00pm
Georgia Historical Society
(Details TK)

Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 8:00pm
Books & Books
265 Aragon Ave
Coral Gables, FL

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 7:30pm
Dallas Museum of Art
1717 N Harwood
Dallas, TX 75201
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Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 12:00pm
Smithsonian Associates Books@Noon Luncheon
S. Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20560
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Featured News

WBUR’s Here & Now: Rick Atkinson discusses a Missouri family that lost 3 Sons in WWII. Listen to the interview Here.

PBS NewsHour: Rick Atkinson on Understanding the ‘Morally Indefensible’ Actions of WWII. You can watch clips from the interview Here and 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