Anna Quindlen, Newsweek columnist, social critic and author, is scheduled to speak at UB Wednesday, March 4th at 8 p.m. in Alumni Arena.
Anna Quindlen’s column, The Last Word, is featured in Newsweek and read by millions who value her perspective on events of the day and issues of family, work, education and social justice. A journalist since 1974, Quindlen wrote an op-ed column, Public and Private, for the New York Times in the early 1990’s, during which time she was awarded the pulitzer prize for commentary.
Quindlen is the author of five best-selling novels including Black and Blue which was featured by Oprah’s Book Club and made into a TV movie, and One True Thing which was made into a feature film starring Meryl Streep, Renee Zellweger and William Hurt. Rise and Shine, debuted on the New York Times bestsellers list at #1.