Event — New-York Historical Society

Lectures & Conversations: True Believer: Stalin’s Last American Spy

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 6:30 pm

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Kati Marton, Jonathan Alter (moderator)

Details: As economic depression gripped the United States during the 1930s, many Americans turned to Communism as a solution for social and political strife. Author Kati Marton explores the political tensions prevalent at the time through the infamous story of Noel Field, a well-educated U.S. government employee who betrayed his country to spy for Stalin.

Kati Marton is a best-selling author and journalist. Her most recent book is True Believer: Stalin’s Last American Spy. Jonathan Alter (moderator) is an award-winning author, reporter, columnist, and television analyst.

Cost: $38 (members $24)

Phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268, 9 am–5 pm daily.

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