Kentucky to the World for a rare glimpse into renowned New York Times journalists Michael Wines and Sharon LaFraniere’s
intersecting personal and professional lives.
On Wednesday, Oct. 21, Wines and LaFraniere, who met while working at The Louisville Times, will return to Louisville
for the first time in 19 years.
KTW has the unique opportunity to share with the public a
career couple who as journalists for the world’s top media outlets covered some
of the most important global events of the past few decades.
From 1998 to 2012 they and their three young children lived
in and reported from Moscow, Johannesburg, and ultimately Beijing, with Michael
serving as the bureau chief for the NYT in all three. Sharon has covered such
locations as Southern Africa and China and is the recipient of numerous awards.
For more information
and to purchase the tickets, please visit our website: www.kentuckytotheworld.org
The event will be Wednesday, October 21, 2015 in the Beaux Arts
Ballroom on the Fourth Floor of The Henry Clay Building, (604 S.3rd.
Street). Reception is at 5:30 PM followed by the presentation and Q & A starting
at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $25, and includes appetizers by Wiltshire Pantry and a
Tickets will not be sold at the door, so get yours today!
Kentucky to the World, Inc. (KTW) showcases the talent, ingenuity and
excellence of the world's prominent men and women who claim strong Kentucky
ties, to promote Kentucky's image and educate and inspire people of all ages.
For more information visit: www.kentuckytotheworld.org