Thu, Sep 30|
Author Casey Sherman of The Ice Bucket Challenge & The Finest Hours
Join us as we welcome Casey Sherman, a New York Times Bestselling author of many books, who will discuss his books "Ice Bucket Challenge" and "The Finest Hours". VIRTUAL.
Time & Location
Sep 30, 2021, 11:00 AM EDT
About the Event
Join us for a presentation from NY Times Bestselling Author of several books, Casey Sherman. He will be offering a presentation on his book Ice Bucket Challenge, (now in development as a feature film for Netflix). An inspirational story of a former Boston College baseball star who inspired a new generation to find a cure for ALS. Casey will also weave in a slide presentation of his book The Finest Hours (now a major motion picture starring Chris Pine & Oscar Winner Casey Affleck). A true story of the US. Coast Guard’s most daring sea rescue. Casey is also a contributing writer for TIME Magazine, The Washington Post, Daily Beast, Huffington Post, Foxnews.com, Yahoo.com and Boston Magazine. He has received the Edward R. Murrow Award for Journalistic Excellence as a member of the CBS Boston news team and has been nominated for an Emmy Award. He has lectured at the National Press Club and the US Coast Guard Command Center in Washington, DC. And has appeared as a guest analyst on CNN, FOX News, NBC’s Today Show, Discovery, History, Travel Channel, Dateline NBC, CBS Evening News, ABC World News Tonight and others. Register to obtain a Zoom link. Sponsored by a generous grant from the John and Mary Murphy Educational Foundation.