Don’t miss this event on August 21st at the Saint Paul JCC:
On Sunday August 21st at 1pm, Martin Fletcher will return to the Saint Paul Jewish Community Center to talk about Israel and his upcoming novel. The cost is $10 for St. Paul JCC members, $15 for the community.
Martin Fletcher, former NBC News Tel Aviv Bureau Chief covered every event of consequence in the unpredictable Middle East region from 1982 until 2010, and is one of the most respected and honored correspondents in the history of television news. Anderson Cooper noted him as “the gold standard of war correspondents”. He has been covering world events for thirty-five years. For twenty-six years he was an NBC correspondent in Israel and was Bureau Chief for 15. Fletcher has covered wars and natural disasters in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
He has won The du Pont Award, the TV Pulitzer, several Overseas Press Club awards, the Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence, five Emmy awards and many others.
Following the success of his first two books “Breaking News” and the award-winning “Walking Israel“, Fletcher will be making a one-day stop in St. Paul to share insight on current events in Israel and to preview his upcoming novel. If you are interested in public affairs, this is an event you won’t want to miss!
Tickets are available now at the JCC front desk or by calling 651-698-0751
The event is ponsored in part by the Sylvan and Estelle Mack Public Affairs Fund of the St. Paul JCC Endowment Funds.This event is presented in cooperation with the Jewish Book Council.
For more exciting events in the Jewish community, check out TC Jewfolk’s Upcoming Events Page. The above event information was provided to TC Jewfolk by the St. Paul JCC.
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