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The Good Spy: Kai Bird in Conversation with Gary Giddins

MAY 20, 2014 | 6:30 PM TO 8:00 PM

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WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

1201: Elebash Recital Hall

WHEN:

May 20, 2014: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

Description

Gary Giddins interviews Kai Bird, whose new book is The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames, the first biography of the CIA officer killed in the 1983 Beirut Embassy bombing. Bird is also the author of Crossing Mandelbaum GateThe ChairmanThe Color of Truth, and American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, co-written with Martin J. Sherwin, which won the Pulitzer Prize in Biography.

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