A Reporter Remembers: Sid Davis and the Kennedy Assassination

When: Monday, November 18, 2013 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Eaton Theater : Knight Hall - Philip Merrill College of Journalism
Event Type(s): Special Event

50 years after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, former Group W reporter Sid Davis comes to Knight Hall to remember. He was in the press pool covering the Kennedy visit to Dallas on November 22, 1963 and was on Air Force One when President Johnson was sworn in. This brown bag event is cosponsored with Special Collections in Mass Media & Culture, UMD Libraries, which holds much of Davis' collection of audio reports and other memorabilia. Library of American Broadcasting Director Chuck Howell will introduce Davis. He will be available to answer questions after his presentation. FREE

Website: http://merrill.umd.edu/events/reporter-remembers-sid-davis-and-kennedy-assassination

For more information, contact:
David Guy Ottalini
Philip Merrill College of Journalism
+1 301 405 1321

merrill.umd.edu




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