Lunchtime @the Library---Breaking News: The Life of Katharine Graham

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert.
When Katherine Graham’s husband Phil, Publisher and Co-Owner of The Washington Post, died suddenly, she made a decision that changed her life. She took his place, ran the paper and transformed The Washington Post into notable, established newspaper. Join historian Jim Gibbons for a look at Grahams’ rise to fame in the wake of Watergate , her decision to publish the Pentagon Papers and how she became the first woman to head a Fortune 500 Company.
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