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One for the Books! 2018 with Jennet Conant

May 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Hosts: Amanda and Vic Cain with Roxanne Taylor, and Jim Fox and Martin Rapp

Book Selection: Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist by Jennet Conant

Jennet Conant’s Man of the Hour is a well researched and insightful biography of her grandfather, James Conant, who was a shaping force in 20th century science, education and politics. She is also the author of The Irregulars: Roald Dahl and the British Spy Ring in Wartime Washington and Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science That Changed the Course of World War II, and has written for Vanity Fair, Esquire, GQ, Newsweek, and The New York Times. She lives in New York City and Sag Harbor.

If you would like to buy tickets with cash or a check, please call Catherine Creedon at 631 725.0049 x223 or email catherine@johnjermain.org.

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May 5, 2018
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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