PSL – Monday
MONDAY, JUNE 2
1-5pm Clinton Boyhood Home Tour (Additional fee)
Welcome Evening Event at Arkansas governor’s mansion or Clinton Center or Historic Arkansas Museum.
Keynote speaker: EVAN THOMAS
Evan Thomas was made Editor at Large of Newsweek in September 2006 and served as is the magazine’s lead writer on major news stories and the author of many longer features, including Newsweek’s special behind-the-scenes issues on presidential elections, and more than a hundred cover stories. For ten years, Thomas was Newsweek’s Washington bureau chief. He was an Assistant Managing Editor from 1991 to 2006. From 1977-1986, he was a writer and editor at Time magazine. He has won numerous journalism awards and is the author of six books, all published by Simon & Schuster. In 2003-04, Thomas was a visiting professor at Princeton. In 2004-05, he was a visiting professor at Harvard. In 2006-2007, he was a visiting professor at Harvard and Princeton. In the fall of 2007 he began a five-year term at Princeton as Ferris Professor of Journalism. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a fellow of the Society of American Historians and a former trustee of the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression. He is a graduate of Harvard and the University of Virginia Law School. He lives with his wife and two children in Washington, D.C – See more at: http://about.aaslh.org/psl-schedule/#sthash.E2fMvjqU.dpuf