In Conversation with Scott Pelley
The Pilot Newspaper and The Country Bookshop present Scott Pelley for an in conversation with Kimberly Daniels Taws of The Country Bookshop at The Pinehurst Resort.
Each ticket purchase includes a hardcover copy of Scott's new book Truth Worth Telling: A Reporter's Search for Meaning in the Stories of Our Times.
The evening will consist of
An In-conversation between Scott Pelley and Kimberly Daniels Taws
A cash bar will be available.
Scott Pelley, one of the most experienced and awarded correspondents in broadcast journalism, has been reporting stories for 60 Minutes since 2004. He served as anchor of the CBS Evening News from 2011 to 2017. His stories for 60 Minutes have accounted for half of all the major awards won by the broadcast since he joined it. He has won a record 35 Emmys for field work, and also has been recognized with five Edward R. Murrow awards, three George Foster Peabody awards, three Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Silver Batons, a George Polk award, as well as honors from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Overseas Press Club of America, Investigative Reporters and Editors and the Writers Guild of America. Pelley serves on the board of directors of the International Rescue Committee, the refugee relief agency headquartered in New York City. He is co-chair of the IRC's Board of Overseers. He was inducted into the Texas Tech University alumni Hall of Fame and serves on the board of the university's School of Mass Communications.
"A monument to journalistic excellence.... Highly recommended " --Douglas Brinkley, author of Cronkite and American Moonshot
An inspiring memoir from the frontlines of history by the award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent. Don't ask the meaning of life. Life is asking, what's the meaning of you?