Gellman to speak on 'Cheney Rules'
Posted February 26, 2009; 01:47 p.m.
Journalist and author Barton Gellman, a visiting professor at Princeton this spring, will present a lecture titled "Cheney Rules: What the Obama White House Can Learn From the 'Angler'" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Gellman is the author of "Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency," which examines Dick Cheney's role in crafting the Bush administration's policies on national security, the economy and the environment. A book signing and reception will follow the lecture.
Currently a special projects reporter on the national staff of The Washington Post, Gellman shared Pulitzer Prizes for national reporting in 2002 and 2008. A member of Princeton's class of 1982, he is a Ferris Professor of Journalism in the Council of Humanities this semester, teaching a course on investigative journalism.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Program in Law and Public Affairs.