Women’s Power Breakfast October 8 2009

New York, NY
Thursday, October 08, 2009

Women’s Power Breakfast October 8 2009
Thursday, October 08, 2009 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM (Eastern Time)

A.J. Maxwell’s
57 W. 48th Street
(Between 5th/6th Avenues)
New York, NY 10020

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Breakfast Keynote Speaker:                       
Sheryl WuDunn

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist

Drawing on her impressive reporting experience over several decades, Pulitzer Prize-winning Sheryl WuDunn will discuss the oppression faced by women AROUND THE WORLD and efforts by a growing corps of social entrepreneurs whose work has helped transform societies.  She will share highlights from Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, which was co-written by her husband, New York Times columnist Nicholas D. Kristof."

With her husband, Nicholas D. Kristof, she has co-authored two best-selling books about Asia: Thunder from the East and China Wakes.  Ms. WuDunn, the first Asian-American to win a Pulitzer Prize, has worked at The New York Times, Goldman Sachs and Bankers Trust.  She recently has been leading a multi-media endeavor for Half the Sky, including a web-based game, a documentary series and a TV special. She will soon return to the world of investing and philanthropy.

*All attendees will receive a copy of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide*


Contact Information

  • Phone: 203-983-7520
    Email: ksande-kerback@85broads.com
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