Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Seymour Hersh to speak at UCI

EVENT: Seymour Hersh, the Pulitzer Champion journalist as well as political author, will certainly supply a record on President Donald Trump’s international plan– complied with by a Q&A session– as well as authorize duplicates of his memoir, Reporter, at UCI’s 26th annual Margolis Lecture.

WHEN/WHERE: 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, in the Crystal Cove Auditorium at the Pupil Center (bldg. 113, grid E8 on university map: https://communications.uci.edu/documents/pdf/UCI_16_map_campus_core.pdf)INFO: The event is cost-free as well as open to the general public. Car parking is

available for $10 in the Pupil Center Car parking Structure( grid D9 on university map). Media planning to attend ought to get in touch with Pat Harriman at 949-824-9055 or pharrima@uci.edu or Heather Ashbach at 949-824-1577 or hasbach@uci.edu. Parking is free for media who RSVP in development. BACKGROUND: Hersh established himself at the leading edge of investigative journalism in 1970, when he won the Pulitzer Prize for his exposé of the My Lai massacre in Vietnam. Ever since, he has obtained numerous accolades, including the George Polk Honor five times, the National Magazine Honor two times and also the Los Angeles Times Publication Reward. The Margolis Lecture series, sponsored by the Facility for Global Peace and Dispute Research Studies at UCI, annually gives university distinguished political and policymaking leaders who speak on essential international problems. Established in 1991, it honors the late Julius Margolis, who was a UCI professor of economics and founding CGPACS board participant. To find out more regarding the event, go to https://www.socsci.uci.edu/newsevents/events/2019/2019-01-17-hersh.php

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