A Conversation with David Finkel
Sep 04, 2014
from 09:00 AM to 10:30 AM
|Where||French House Grand Salon|
|Contact Name||Granger Babcock|
Honors students and interested LSU community members
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Honors College Shared Read author David Finkel will discuss Thank You for Your Service and his career as a journalist and author. This moderated discussion will be a chance for students to ask Finkel questions about his life and his work.
David Finkel is the National Enterprise Editor for The Washington Post, where he supervises six journalists who specialize in long-form narrative reporting. Finkel is also the author of The Good Soldiers. Finkel won a Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting in 2006 for a series of stories about US-funded democracy efforts in Yemen. In 2012, he won the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.
For more information on author David Finkel, visit his Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/DavidFinkelAuthor.