Annual Leon Levy Lecture: Geoffrey Ward
SEP 27, 2018 | 6:30 PM TO 8:00 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
C200: Proshansky Auditorium
September 27, 2018: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Leon Levy Center for Biography
Geoffrey C. Ward delivers the Annual Leon Levy Lecture: The Biographer’s Dilemma: Searching for the Known and Unknowable.
A historian, biographer and screenwriter, Ward is the author of sixteen books, including A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Francis Parkman Prize, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He has written or cowritten many documentary films, including The War, The Civil War, Baseball, The West, Mark Twain, Not for Ourselves Alone, and Jazz.