William Mulder, emeritus professor of English, University of Utah, will speak at a meeting of the Utah Valley Chapter of the Utah State Historical Society, Tuesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the Provo Library, 425 W. Center.

Mulder's book "Homeward to Zion" is the account of the Scandinavians who settled in Utah in the 1800s. He has published many articles and is a former editor of the Western Humanities Review.The society is also soliciting help in selecting speakers or other appropriate activities for the 1991-92 season.