October 7, 2016
Meet the Author: Ross Tomlin
The Austin History Center invites you to an evening book discussion with Ross Tomlin, author of the recent book Homer Thornberry: Congressman, Judge, and Advocate for Equal Rights. Thornberry, born to deaf parents in Austin and an alum of Austin High and UT, led a long and distinguished political career as a U. S. Congressman and federal judge. Tomlin, Judge Thornberry’s grandson, will discuss the book and his research. A book signing will follow the presentation and light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.