For Immediate Release
April 11, 2006
Contact: Gail Higgins
South Hadley, Mass. - As part of the Stories of War and Return series, Kristin Henderson, author of While They're at War: The True Stories of American Families on the Homefront, will lead an open discussion with veterans, families, and the general public on the effects of military deployment and war on marriages and families. The event will be held Tuesday, April 18, at 4:30 pm in Eliot House Lounge, Mount Holyoke College.
Accompanying Kristin will be Kim Ponders, a fighter pilot and veteran of the first Gulf War, as well as family members of those currently deployed in Iraq. For more information, visit nostoi.hampsire.edu. Open to the public and handicapped accessible.