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FMU History Honor Society hosting spy lecture with James Donovan’s daughter

on Tuesday, 17 November 2015. Posted in News, Education

The History Honor Society of Francis Marion University is bringing Mary Ellen Fuller, the daughter of James B. Donovan, to campus as part of the Phi Alpha Theta Lecture Series on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Donovan is the American attorney at the center of the critically acclaimed Steven Spielberg movie “Bridge of Spies,” which is currently in theaters across the country and around the world. Academy Award winner Tom Hanks plays Donovan in the film.

Fuller, who lives in Alcolu, will talk about her father’s belief in advocacy and the law and discuss his service as a Cold War attorney and negotiator. Fuller’s lecture will take place in Lee Nursing Building’s Thomason Auditorium, beginning at 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. For more information on the event, contact Dr. Chris Kennedy, chair of the FMU Department of History, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 843-661-1557.

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