Sally Bedell Smith is a journalist and contributing editor at Vanity Fair. She is the author of many books, including Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch, Grace and Power: The Private World of the Kennedy White House, and Diana in Search of Herself: Portrait of a Modern Princess. She received her B.A. from Wheaton College and her M.S. from the Columbia School of Journalism.
Please join us at the National Churchill Library and Center welcomes Mike Wallace for a discussion of the second volume of his epic history of New York City, Greater Gotham: A History of New York 1898 to 1919. The first volume, Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898, co-written with Edwin G. Burrows, was published to great acclaim in 2000 and won the Pulitzer Prize. Tyler Anbinder, a professor of history at GW and author of Five Points and City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York will lead the discussion.
Mike Wallace is a Distinguished Professor of History at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and founder of the Gotham Center for New York City History at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He was educated at Columbia University.
A discussion with Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States
Please join us at the National Churchill Library and Center welcomes Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States, for a discussion on Irish politics, history, and diplomacy in the wake of Brexit.
Ambassador Mulhall took up his current post in September 2017 and was previously Irish Ambassador to the United Kingdom from 2012 until his current appointment. Prior to that, he served as Ambassador to Germany. He is an avid promoter of Irish culture and tweets poetry on a daily basis.
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