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Left to right:Thomas L. Friedman, Dov Seidman

JUST ADDED: 92Y Live with Thomas L. Friedman

Thomas L. Friedman in Conversation with Dov Seidman: The HOW of Repairing the World
(A simulcast from the 92nd Street Y presented live onscreen at the Museum)

Wednesday, January 14 at 8:00 pm

Join us in January when we will host screenings of two live webcasts from New York’s 92nd Street Y for the first time. These programs are available exclusively to organizations and not accessible to individuals – don’t miss out on these provocative and timely conversations!

Thomas L. Friedman, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and The New York Times columnist, and Dov Seidman, founder and CEO of LRN, and author of HOW: Why HOW We Do Anything Means Everything, will examine challenges in the global arena at this pivotal time and the fundamental shifts needed to solve our most pressing problems in a world that is increasingly interconnected and interdependent.

FREE and open to the public
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Join us again on Wednesday, January 21, for an evening with Ambassador Martin S. Indyk and Roger Cohen.

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Thomas L. Friedman won the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, his third Pulitzer for The New York Times. He became the paper’s foreign-affairs Op-Ed columnist in 1995. Previously, he served as chief economic correspondent in the Washington bureau and before that he was the chief White House correspondent. In 2005, Mr. Friedman was elected as a member of the Pulitzer Prize Board.

Mr. Friedman joined The Times in 1981 and was appointed Beirut bureau chief in 1982. In 1984 Mr. Friedman was transferred from Beirut to Jerusalem, where he served as Israel bureau chief until 1988. Mr. Friedman was awarded the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting (from Lebanon) and the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting (from Israel).

He is renowned for his direct reporting and sophisticated analysis of complex issues facing the world. According to Foreign Policy magazine, "Friedman doesn't just report on events; he helps shape them." He has covered monumental stories from around the globe for The New York Times since 1981. Vanity Fair called him “the country’s best newspaper columnist."
Dov Seidman, is the founder and CEO of LRN and author HOW: Why HOW We Do Anything Means Everything. Named one of the “Top 60 Global Thinkers of the Last Decade” by The Economic Times, “the hottest advisor on the corporate virtue circuit” by Fortune Magazine and a “Game Changer” by Time Magazine, Dov Seidman has built a career, and pioneered an industry, around the idea that the most principled businesses are the most profitable and sustainable.

Event type:Lectures & Discussions