Ian Maxtone-Graham will talk with Professor Ted Widmer, sharing stories and observations from his work in television. Winner of seven Emmy Awards, Maxtone-Graham will touch upon his work on such television shows as Saturday Night Live, The Simpsons, Man Seeking Woman and Veep. He has written or co-written songs for television, including Adam Sandler's Chanukah Song (co-written with Mr. Sandler and Lew Morton).
Ted Widmer is the Director of the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress; he also continues to teach for Brown's History Department and is author of Brown: The History of an Idea.
"An Evening with Ian Maxtone-Graham '83 and Professor Ted Widmer" is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Levin-Hokin Literary Arts Program Fund gifted to Brown University by Glenn I. Levin '80 P'21 and Alexandra D. Hokin '92 P'21. Additional support was provided by the Brown Arts Initiative.