Watergate Journalist & Pulitzer-Winner Bob Woodward: Speaker Series
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The last date listed for The Music Center's Speaker Series: Bob Woodward was Friday June 8, 2007 / 8:00pm.
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Bob Woodward is an assistant managing editor of The Washington Post, where he has worked since 1971 and where he gained international fame for breaking the Watergate scandal. Woodward was the lead reporter for the Post’s articles on the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks that won the National Affairs Pulitzer Prize in 2002.
p. Woodward has co-authored or authored twelve nonfiction books; ten have been number one national bestsellers, more than any other contemporary American writer, and the other two were on the national bestseller list for months. Woodward’s latest book State of Denial chronicles the inner debates in the White House after the September 11th attacks, the invasion of Afghanistan, and the subsequent decision to invade Iraq.
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