Wednesday, the Nashville Public Library welcomes Oscar-winning actor and writer Gene Hackman and co-author Daniel Lenihan, who discuss and sign their new Civil War novel, Escape from Andersonville. (Books will be available for sale.)
The book, set in 1864, follows a group of Union soldiers who are captured and sent to a prison camp in Georgia. Escape from Andersonville is the third collaboration for Hackman and Lenihan.
The event takes place 6 p.m. at the Main Public Library, 615 Church Street. Call 862-5800 or visit library.Nashville.org.