Tag: Prohibition

Prohibition – A Nation of Drunkards – Sunday at 8 pm

Prohibition – A Nation of Drunkards – Sunday at 8 pm

| September 28, 2011 | 2 Comments

The newest Ken Burns/Lynn Novick documentary is interesting, thought-provoking, and sometimes quite funny.  We know that alcohol has been part of American culture for a long time, but did you know that the average American over 15 years of age consumed nearly 7 gallons of pure alcohol a year in the mid-1800s?  That’s three times [...]

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Prohibition Brings Ken Burns to Columbus

Prohibition Brings Ken Burns to Columbus

| June 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Prohibition: An Evening With Ken Burns will focus on Burns’ new documentary series and on civility, immigration and democracy the evening of September 22, 2011 at the Archie Griffin Ballroom in The Ohio Union.

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