2017

March
Emmetsburg Values and a Writer's Life in South America Jul 06, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Emmetsburg Public Library, 707 North Superior Street, Emmetsburg, IA 50536 (inside Arthur & Audrey Smith Wellness Center at Iowa Lakes Community College),
Emmetsburg-native John Dinges, John Dinges, the Godfrey Lowell Cabot Professor of Journalism Emeritus, Columbia University, lived in Chile from 1972 to 1978, working as a stringer for, among others, The Washington Post and Time magazine. He is the author, most recently, of The Condor Years: How Pinochet and his Allies Brought Terrorism to Three Continents (The New Press). Come hear him speak about how his Emmetsburg upbringing helped him in his life experiences.