Mount Desert Islander Previews Riordan’s American Revolution Talk

The Mount Desert Islander reported Acadia Senior College in Bar Harbor will host University of Maine history professor Liam Riordan at its Food for Thought program at Birch Bay Village in Hulls Cove on Jan. 23. Riordan is expected to present his talk, “Does the American Revolution Look Different from the Penobscot River?” His presentation will focus on three events of the Revolution — the capture of the Margaretta, the burning of Falmouth and British control of Castine — to better understand the Revolution in Maine, according to the article.