Lisa Napoli | Susan, Linda, Nina & Cokie

What:

Lisa Napoli will appear in celebration of her new book Susan, Linda, Nina & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR.

  • This event is free to attend, but registration is required. You can register for the event here. Once you register, you will receive an invitation to join the event.
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When:

Monday, June 7, 2021 at 7:00pm Central Time

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About the Author:

Born and raised in Brooklyn, Lisa Napoli has had a long career in print, radio, TV, and online journalism. She has worked at the New York TimesMarketplace, MSNBC, and KCRW. She is the author of three previous books, Radio Shangri-LaRay & Joan, and Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News. She lives in Los Angeles.

Ordering:

Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you'd prefer to use our curbside pickup program, we ask that you please collect your book(s) within one month of the event date. After that date, your book will be donated to a Houston-based literacy organization.

International shipping will be $35.00.

Event date: 
Monday, June 7, 2021 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Susan, Linda, Nina & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419750403
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Abrams Press - April 13th, 2021

A group biography of four beloved women who fought sexism, covered decades of American news, and whose voices defined NPR

In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positions or locked out of jobs entirely.