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Deanne Stillman
Mustang: The Saga of the Wild Horse in the American West

5:30 p.m. Reception, Texana Room
6:00 p.m. Lecture and Q&A, followed by book signing, Stanley Marcus Reading Room

An epic story that restores the horse to its rightful place in the history of the American West, and asks why we, a cowboy nation, have turned our backs on the mustang. It follows the wild horse from its evolutionary origins on this continent to its return with conquistadors to its bloody battles on the old frontier to its present plight as it fights for survival on the vanishing range.