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Winter Words with William Finnegan

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC-6

Join us for a conversation with Pulitzer Prize winner William Finnegan, moderated by Charlie MacArthur, longtime Aspen ski, kayak and standup paddleboard instructor.

Finnegan has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1987. He has reported from South Africa, Mozambique, Somalia, Sudan, Mexico, Central America, South America, Spain, Britain, Australia, Madagascar, Ukraine, Moldova, the Gulf States and the Balkans, as well as from many places in the United States. He has written primarily about politics, war, poverty, race, U.S. foreign policy, organized crime, globalization and surfing. He is the author of five books. His work has won many awards, including two Overseas Press Club awards and the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography for his best-selling memoir, “Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life.” He lives in Manhattan with his wife and daughter.

Books signing to follow. Explore Booksellers will have books for purchase at the event.

Details

Date:
March 20
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1650332411700089

Venue

Paepcke Auditorium
Aspen, CO 81611 United States

Organizer

Marie Chan