The 2023 Stephen Ambrose Memorial Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Lewis & Clark Library presents Helena-area journalist and writer Marga Lincoln on her book “Montana Grit: Ten Unsung Heroes Who Dared to Make a Difference” (Farcountry Press, 2023).
Marga Lincoln is a freelance writer and former award-winning education and arts reporter for the Independent Record in Helena. Her passion for highlighting the stories of everyday heroes led to her writing “Montana Grit.” With extensive research and firsthand accounts, Lincoln dives into the lives of 10 remarkable Montanans who fearlessly fought for justice, leaving an enduring legacy. Through their trials and triumphs, these unsung heroes inspire readers to confront adversity and stand up against injustice. Lincoln paints a vivid picture of the lives of courageous individuals who reshaped Montana’s history.
“Montana Grit” dives into the lives of 10 remarkable Montanans who fearlessly fought for justice, leaving an enduring legacy.
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