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George A. Smathers 110th Birthday Panel Celebration

November 18, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Join us as we celebrate the 110th birthday of George A. Smathers for whom the Smathers Libraries are named. Moderated by Jon Mills, Dean Emeritus, Professor of Law, UF’s Levin College of Law, with panelists James C Clark – Author of “Red Pepper and Gorgeous George: Claude Pepper’s Epic Defeat in the 1950 Democratic Primary,” Brian Crispell – George A. Smathers Biographer and Bill Nelson – NASA Administrator and former U.S. Senator from Florida.

Co-sponsored by Bruce Smathers. Light refreshments provided.


Smathers Library
1508 Union Rd
Gainesville, Florida 32611 United States
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