Bob Dotson's long-running series, "American story with Bob Dotson," is a regular feature on TODAY and other NBC news programs and has won more than 100 national and international awards for writing. For forty years, Dotson has traveled the U.S. seeking solutions from everyday people whose comments others might ignore or dismiss. The eight-time Emmy winner will give a talk, answer questions, and sign copies of his new book, American story.
Location: Street: Webster University, East Academic Building Additional: 545 Garden Ave. City: Saint Louis, Province: Missouri Postal Code: 63119 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Bob Dotson is the Emmy Award-winning national correspondent for NBC News and the ”Today” show who has covered a variety of stories for three decades for the network. He has a new book, American Story: A Lifetime Search for Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things that brings him to Atlanta for a free presentation. It’s a wonderful opportunity for him to share stories about some of the many unsung people he’s met who are making a difference all over the country, among them a truck driver who taught microsurgery and a boss who came out of retirement to start a new company for his former employees who could not find work. These are remarkable and entertaining stories, and we know you’ll enjoy hearing about them from this familiar television figure. (jasbro)… (more)
Event location: Jimmy Carter Library & Museum, 441 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30307