WASHINGTON, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 60 Minutes correspondent Scott Pelley has been a reporter for more than 45 years and has been an eyewitness to many of the historic events that have shaped our world as we know it today. Pelley will share his new memoir, "TRUTH WORTH TELLING: A Reporter's Search for Meaning in the Stories of our Times," at a National Press Club Headliners Luncheon, Wednesday, May 22.
Lunch will be served in the Club's Fourth Estate Room at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1:00 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session ending at 2:00 p.m. Pelley will sign copies of his book after the program concludes. Tickets are $25 for Press Club members (Club members may purchase two tickets at this price) and $39 for the general public. Please click here to purchase tickets.
Books are available for preorder during online registration or for purchase at the event. Proceeds from book sales will benefit the non-profit affiliate of the Club, the National Press Club Journalism Institute, so we kindly ask that you leave all outside books and memorabilia at home.
For all ticketing-related questions, please email [email protected]. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.
About the Author:
Scott Pelley has been a reporter and photographer for more than 45 years. He is best known for his award-winning work as a 60 Minutes correspondent and as anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News from 2011 to 2017. Pelley's work has been recognized with three duPont-Columbia Awards, three Peabody Awards, and 37 national Emmy Awards bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. In 2016, he received the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism and Mass Communications.
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SOURCE National Press Club