Book Talk: Blanche Wiesen Cook on Eleanor Roosevelt
Blanche Wiesen Cook will discuss her new book Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3: The War Years and After, 1939-1962 (Penguin Books, 2016) on Tuesday, May 9 (6:00 PM) at the Tamiment Library. A reception with wine and cheese will follow the lecture. This event is co-sponsored by the Frederic Ewen Center and the New York Labor History Association.
BLANCHE WIESEN COOK is a distinguished professor of history at John Jay College and Graduate Center, City University of New York. In addition to her biography of Eleanor Roosevelt, her other books include The Declassified Eisenhower and Crystal Eastman on Women and Revolution. She was featured on air in Ken Burns’s recent documentary, The Roosevelts.
Copies of Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3 will be available for purchase.
RSVP: email tamiment.events[at]nyu.edu with guest name(s) & event title.