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Brooklyn Brewery Launches War Correspondents Speaker Series

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Sebastian Junger, best–selling author of War and The Perfect Storm and director of Restrepo and Which Way is the Front Line From Here? will be at the Brooklyn Brewery to kick off their new speaker series that will feature monthly discussions with prominent journalists, photographers and documentarians who have covered wars from the front lines all around the world.  Junger will be interviewed by Brewery co-founder Steve Hindy who was a Middle East war correspondent himself before going into the beer business.  Junger share about his experience covering conflicts, his latest film, and RISC, the program he founded after his friend Tim Hetherington was killed while covering the recent conflict in Libya.
Proceeds from all ticket sales will go to RISC to train and equip freelance conflict journalists to treat life-threatening injuries on the battlefield.
Learn more and purchase your tickets here.

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Date:
May 8, 2013
Time:
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cost:
$15.00
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Venue

Brooklyn Brewery
79 North 11th Street
Brooklyn , NY United States
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