2012-02-23 / About Town

Professor will discuss female POWs Sunday

Mary Raum, professor of national security affairs at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, will share stories of female prisoners of war on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church.

In developing Femina Militaris, the first gender-specific curriculum in the war college’s history, Raum discovered stories of female POWs from the Civil War through the United States’ current conflict in Afghanistan.

The forum is open to the public. For more information, call 423- 1651.

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