An Interview with biographer and historian Roy Morris Jr.

REPORTING: MICHAEL EDWARD MILLER

Roy Morris Jr.

Roy Morris Jr. writes biographies and nonfiction about the Civil War generation. Previously, we’ve featured Morris talking about his latest book, called Lighting Out For the Territory: How Samuel Clemens Headed Out West, and Became Mark Twain.

Today, Morris joins us to discuss all the other books he’s written, and to tell us how being a Chattanooga native has influenced his writing.

Listen to the story.

Visit Morris’s Amazon.com page.

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ROY MORRIS JR. BOOK SIGNING ON THE DELTA QUEEN

Where: The Delta Queen riverboat in downtown Chattanooga

What: Author Roy Morris Jr. will be speaking, taking questions, and signing books.  Morris wrote a new biography of Mark Twain called Lighting Out For the Territory… how Samuel Clemens Headed Out West, and Became Mark Twain.

When: Thurs., April 22 at 5:30pm in the Orleans Room on the Delta Queen.

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