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“Person Place Thing” featuring Deborah Amos

Tuesday, December 17, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Randy Cohen interviews Deborah Amos for “Person, Place, Thing,” his public radio program during which guests are asked to speak about a person, a place and a thing they find meaningful rather than about themselves.

Deborah Amos is an award-winning international correspondent for NPR News. Her reporting on the Middle East and refugees in the United States is regularly featured on NPR’s “Morning Edition,” “Weekend Edition,” and “All Things Considered.” She previously reported for ABC’s “Nightline” and PBS’s “Frontline.” She is the author of two books and has won several major journalism honors, including a Courage in Journalism Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation, a George Foster Peabody Award, an Edward R. Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award and an Emmy.

Randy Cohen won multiple Emmy awards as a writer for “Late Night with David Letterman” and is the author, most recently, of “Be Good: How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything.”

Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, December 17
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

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In-House Program Category
Program
In-House Program Category 2
NEH
Staff Contact
Hannah Schmidl
Setup Required
75 chairs
Summary
Randy Cohen interviews Deborah Amos for "Person, Place, Thing," his public radio program during which guests are asked to speak about a person, a place and a thing they find meaningful rather than about themselves. Deborah Amos is an award-winning international correspondent for NPR News. Her reporting on the Middle East and refugees in the United States is regularly featured on NPR’s "Morning Edition," "Weekend Edition," and "All Things Considered." She previously reported for ABC’s "Nightline" and PBS’s "Frontline." She is the author of two books and has won several major journalism honors, including a Courage in Journalism Award from the International Women’s Media Foundation, a George Foster Peabody Award, an Edward R. Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award and an Emmy. Randy Cohen won multiple Emmy awards as a writer for “Late Night with David Letterman” and is the author, most recently, of “Be Good: How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything.” Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
120
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Ready for M to Edit
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Yes
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Adults