Great Brown Nonfiction Writers’ Lecture Series

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Date/Time: Wednesday, March 09, 2016 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Kevin Roose, ’09.5, is a writer, editor, and TV producer. His two books, “Young Money” (2014) and “The Unlikely Disciple” (2009) explore the world of young Wall Street bankers and the world of evangelical Christian college students, respectively. “Young Money” was a “New York Times” bestseller and was optioned for a TV series by Fox Television Studios. By day, Roose is a senior editor and co-executive producer at Fusion, the ABC-Univision joint venture. Roose worked at “New York Magazine” as a tech columnist and at “The New York Times,” where he covered Wall Street for the paper and for DealBook, the “Times' ” financial news site. Roose has also written for “GQ,” “Esquire,” and “ESPN: The Magazine.” He lives in Berkeley, California. (A book signing will precede this event.) This is the third lecture in the Great Brown Nonfiction Writers’ Lecture Series, 2015-16.