Book Talk: Peter Decker

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Monday, July 18th

6:00 - 7:30 PM


Art & Heritage Center

116 N 5th St, Windsor, CO 80550

The Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation, & Culture Department is proud to host famed Colorado Author and Satirist Peter Decker, talking about his most recent work, The Utes Must Go!: American Expansion and the Removal of a People.

Peter R. Decker is a rancher who lives in Ridgway, Colorado and an agricultural consultant in Denver. He received his Ph.D. in American History from Columbia University, has taught at Columbia, Barnard College, Manhattan College and Duke University, and served as a policy analyst and speech writer for Senator Robert Kennedy during his presidential campaign. Peter was also a war correspondent in 1970 for the Associated Press in Vietnam and Laos.

In addition to his books, Decker’s single film credit includes an appearance as a penguin in Andy Warhol’s It’s A Dog‘s Life. Join us for an interesting night with this Colorado celebrity!

Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Town of Windsor Parks, Recreation, and Culture staff at 970-674-3522, or accessing the Town’s Web site at windsorgov.com.