Grady Owens, an archeology student at Cornell University, is the organizer of the Centennial Celebration of the end of the First World War. The celebration is taking place in the Risley Great Hall on the Cornell campus on Saturday, November 10th, starting at 5 pm. The event will include speeches from students and university officials, poems, final letters home, and songs from the First World War. Risley Hall is located at 536 Thurston Ave. in Ithaca.
This interview aired initially on the November 7th 2018 edition of WRFI’s Your Morning.
(photograph of Cornell’s WWI memorial : Creative Commons)