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Gail Collins, NYT Op-Ed Columnist, Author, to Speak September 24

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Open to the Public
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Gail Collins, New York Times editorial page editor, op-ed columnist and author

Gail Collins, New York Times editorial page editor, op-ed columnist and author, will present a public talk at the Woodrow Wilson School titled, ‟When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present,” on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at 4:30 p.m., in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. A book sale/signing and public reception in Shultz Dining Room following the discussion.

Collins joined The New York Times in 1995 as a member of the editorial board and later as an op-ed columnist. In 2001, she became the first woman appointed editor of the Times’ editorial page. Before joining The Times, Collins was a columnist at New York Newsday and the New York Daily News, and a reporter for United Press International.

Collins will be on hand to autograph her book, ‟When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present,” as well as the 50th anniversary edition of Betty Friedan’s ‟The Feminine Mystique,” for which Collins wrote the introduction.