An Evening with Francis Gary Powers, Jr.

Monday, June 28, 2021 at 7:00pm ET on Zoom

Son of the famous U-2 spy plane pilot shot down in 1960 over the Soviet Union, Francis Gary Powers, Jr. will share his father’s story and talk about consulting for the Steven Spielberg/Tom Hanks thriller, Bridge of Spies. Gary is the author of Letters from a Soviet Prison (2017) and Spy Pilot (2019), comprehensive and myth-busting accounts of the U-2 Incident. This is a FREE Zoom-only event that requires preregistration. Event details and registration here.

An Evening with the “Accidental Spy” of World War II

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 7:00pm ET on Zoom

Marthe Cohn was a Jewish girl living in France when Germany invaded and deported her family to Auschwitz. She joined the French Resistance, crossed the border, and served as a spy in Nazi Germany. Marthe is now 99 years old and will join us to answer questions and share her story after we view Chichinette: The Accidental Spy, a documentary about her espionage as a French intelligence officer in World War II. Event details and registration here.

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