|NEVADA STATE MUSEUM PANEL TO DISCUSS HISTORIC PLOTS AGAINST THE PRESIDENT SATURDAY|
The Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas will host a panel discussion by experts on Nevada and American history at 1 p.m. Saturday with the focus on strife, including plots against the president. Author Sally Denton, a third-generation Nevadan from Boulder City, will join Eugene Moehring, UNLV history professor; Guy Rocha, former Nevada State Archivist; and Dennis Myers, Reno News and Review editor, in an analysis of current economic and political climates. Moderated by Dennis McBride, curator of history for the museum, the panel will explore the early 1930s, the Depression and deep political strife that threatened America’s future.
Denton is author of a new book, “The Plots Against the President: FDR, A Nation in Crisis and the Rise of the American Right.”