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NMSU professor emerita to lecture, sign book

New Mexico State University professor emerita Joan M. Jensen will lecture on "Going Home Again: Finding and Using Family History" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, on the fourth floor east of Branson Library.


tion and book signing will follow.



A specialist in 20th century U.S. history and women's history, Jensen has authored several histories. She has received Fulbright awards to teach in Germany and India, and in 1993 she received the New Mexico Endowment for the Humanities Award for Excellence in the Humanities.

Jensen's most recent book is "Calling This Place Home: Women on the Wisconsin Frontier, 1850-1925."

The lecture is sponsored by the NMSU Library's Archives and Special Collections.

For more information call the Archives staff at (505) 646-3839.