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Friends Speaker Series - Hedrick Smith

The Friends of the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University will host distinguished journalist, producer, correspondent and author Hedrick Smith for a reception, book signing and talk on Thursday, October 4th at 6:00 PM in Metcalf Hall. Mr. Smith will speak about his latest book Who Stole the American Dream? (September, 2012), which is an account of how, over the past four decades, the American Dream has been dismantled and how it might be restored. A Pulitzer Prize-winning former New York Times reporter and editor and Emmy Award-winning producer and correspondent, Hedrick Smith is one of America’s most distinguished journalists. Mr. Smith has produced a number of award-winning documentaries for PBS and is a best-selling author, best known for 1976’s The Russians. This event is free for BU students.

6:00pm on Thursday, October 4th 2012

George Sherman Union, 775 Commonwealth Avenue (Metcalf Ballroom, Second Floor)

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