DATE: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 | TIME: 7:00 PM | VENUE: Literary Salon – USM Columbus Center
A Fool’s Errand: Creating the National Museum of African American History and Culture
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Literary Salon – USM Columbus Center
701 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
Founding Director tells his deeply personal tale of the triumphs and challenges of bringing the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture to life.
Bill Whitaker was named a 60 Minutes correspondent in March 2014; the 2018-19 season will be his fifth on the broadcast. In four decades as a journalist, he has covered major news stories domestically and across the globe for CBS News. He is the 2018 winner of the RTDNA’s highest honor, the Paul White Award for career achievement.