July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Family Matters: Author Lindsey Apple sheds light on the legacy of Henry Clay’s f
Former professor, Lindsey Apple, unearths the story of the Clay clan in his latest book, ‘The Family Legacy of Henry Clay: In the Shadow of a Kentucky Patriarch’. Join him at The Filson tomorrow, March 13th at noon for a look for the lesser known – but no less important – members of the Clay family.
We all learn from a very young age that we have absolutely no choice in matters of familial ties.  Dad’s nose, Mom’s lips and all of their oh-so-incredibly-unfair rulings force their genetic and parental wills upon us without the slightest inkling of a nod to our own wills....