Arlington Heights author Gerry Souter discusses his book American Shooter: A Personal History of Gun Culture in the United States.
In the book, Souter takes a personal look at gun ownership, handgun bans, shooting sports, and the controversy over how to interpret the Second Amendment, writing from the point of view of a liberal gun owner and enthusiast. Souter and his wife, Janet, have authored or co-authored more than 40 nonfiction books on history, biography, art, and other topics. Gerry Souter is a member of the Society of Midland Authors’ board of directors.
This event is presented by the Society of Midland Authors, an organization established in 1915 for published authors in the Midwest. For details on the group, visit www.midlandauthors.com.
Recorded Thursday, March 12, 2013 at the Harold Washington Library Center.