Come meet, Anne Rosen, the daughter of Civil Right Journalist, John N. Herbers.
Friday, November 30th 6:30-7:30PM
This event is free and open to the public. Please purchase the book from Inkwood to have it signed by the author.
ABOUT THE BOOK: "[This] is the story of how a journalist armed only with a pencil and a pad and personal courage pro30th, 6:30-7:30PMduced coverage of America's civil rights struggles thathelped to hold the hooded murderers and church bombers accountable for their actions." -Bill Kovach, former Washington bureau chief of the New York Times and a founder of the Committee of Concerned Journalists in Washington, DC
ABOUT THE AUTHORS: John N. Herbers (1923-2017) worked for more than a decade at United Press International and was a national reporter for the New York Times for twenty-five years covering civil rights, national politics, the White House, Congress, urban affairs, Watergate, and the administrations of six presidents. Author of four books, two on civil rights and No Thank You, Mr. President and The New Heartland, he received numerous awards, including the John Chancellor Award for Excellence in Journalism. Anne Farris Rosen is the daughter of John Herbers. An award-winning freelance journalist and adjunct professor at the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism, she has worked for the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Pew Research Center.