Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century

When:
September 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2020-09-30T18:00:00-04:00
2020-09-30T19:00:00-04:00
Cost:
Free for members; $20 guests
Contact:
Paul Nugent

When: Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Where: Virtually! Registration required. The link to join us will be emailed with your registration confirmation. We will be using Zoom meetings.

Presenter: George Packer, Author & Journalist

Join us Wednesday, September 30, 2020, for a virtual presentation by author & journalist George Packer, titled, “Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century,” based on his book of the same name.

The presentation will take place live on Zoom at 6:00 p.m. EST on 9/30/20, followed by a Q&A with the speaker. The presentation recording will also be shared with members via email following the presentation.

Read the full press release: http://secwac.org/press-release-george-packer-our-man-richard-holbrooke/

Cost: Free for members (renew or join today!). $20 per presentation for guests. Please register in advance to receive Zoom login information.

About George Packer:

GEORGE PACKER is a staff writer at The Atlantic and the author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America, which was a New York Times bestseller and winner of the 2013 National Book Award. His other nonfiction books include The Assassins’ Gate: America in Iraq, a finalist for the 2006 Pulitzer Prize, and Blood of the Liberals, winner of the 2001 Robert F. Kennedy Book Award. He is also the author of two novels and a play, Betrayed, winner of the 2008 Lucille Lortel Award, and the editor of a two-volume edition of the essays of George Orwell.

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The mission of the Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) is to foster an understanding of issues of foreign policy and international affairs by study, debate, and educational programming, primarily through a Speakers Series of 8 to 10 monthly meetings.