Mail to: Charles Maddrey
5605 Whitner Drive, NW
Sandy Springs, GA. 30327-4746 (404) 257-9117
Chair: Fay Selvage
Patrick Allitt was born and raised in England. After graduating from Oxford in 1977, he came to America to study for a PhD in History at the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Allitt is one of Atlanta's most popular speakers and is a professor of American History at Emory University since 1988. Patrick, who has taught and written about both British and American history, returns to his homeland every summer. This past summer he visited several different cities to research an upcoming lecture series on places to tour in England. He will discuss researching the historical background for his new Teaching Company Course.