Tina Brown: "The Vanity Fair Diaries"

MON, DEC 11, 2017 (00:00)

Tina Brown, the former editor-in-chief of Tatler, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, and The Daily Beast visited the Brattle Theater in Cambridge to talk about her book, “The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983–1992.” She is joined in conversation by Meredith Goldstein, columnist and reporter for The Boston Globe.

+ BIO: Meredith Goldstein

Meredith Goldstein is an advice columnist and entertainment reporter for The Boston Globe. In 2009, she began writing Love Letters, which inspired her memoir/essay collection, Can’t Help Myself: Lessons & Confessions from a Modern Advice Columnist. Meredith was raised in Maryland, and lives in Boston with a David Bowie doll and a full-size cotton candy machine.

+ BIO: Tina Brown

Tina Brown is an award-winning writer and editor and founder of the Women in the World Summit. Between 1979 and 2001 she was the editor of _Tatler, Vanity Fair,_ and _The New Yorker._ Her 2007 biography of the Princess of Wales, The Diana Chronicles, topped the _New York Times_ bestseller list. In 2008 she founded _The Daily Beast_, which won the Webby Award for Best News Site in 2012 and 2013. Queen Elizabeth honored her in 2000 as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for her services to overseas journalism, and in 2007 she was inducted into the U.S. Magazine Editors’ Hall of Fame. She founded the Women in the World Summit in 2010 and launched Tina Brown Live Media in 2014 to expand Women in the World internationally. She is married to the editor, publisher, and historian Sir Harold Evans and lives in New York City. Follow her on Twitter @TinaBrownLM

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