Kati Marton, a former NPR and ABC News correspondent and author of multiple of books including Hidden Power: Presidential Marriages That Shaped Our History and Wallenberg: Missing Hero, will be speaking at the University of Toronto on Tuesday October 26th. The event is entitled “A Hungarian Navigates a Dangerous Century: from “the Great Escape” to “Enemies of the People,” A Conversation with Kati Marton“.
Marton was born in Budapest, Hungary as the daughter of UPI reporter Ilona Marton and award-winning AP reporter Endre Marton. In her latest book, Enemies of the People: My Family’s Journey to America she tells an intimate memoir partly based on the Hungarian secret police files of her family during the Cold War.
Mother of a son and a daughter, she lives in New York with her husband, Richard Holbrooke.
Date: October 26th, 2010
Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: The Munk School of Global Affairs (Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario)
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