Imagine you’re a spy whose identity is unmasked by the White House in the midst of a political scandal.
Your spying career is over. But your novel-writing one has just begun. Valerie Plame starts her new public life at 92Y as she launches her first novel, Blowback. Find out how her dangerous undercover career plays into her writing. Gail Sheehy interviews her in what promises to be a thoughtful, revealing evening.
Valerie Plame will be selling and signing copies of her new book, Blowback, following the event.
Can't make it to the event? Leave your questions for our guests below, and they might be used on stage during the Q&A. Keep an eye on 92Y On Demand after the event for any video clips we might share! You might see your question used on stage.
This event is part of the Ruth Stanton Illustrious Women Series, supported by The Ruth Stanton Foundation.
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Valerie Plame was a CIA operative whose career was cut short when the George Bush White House revealed her identity.
Her memoir, Fair Game, was a New York Times bestseller.
A New York Times best-selling author and award winning journalist, Gail Sheehy is best known for her iconic book, Passages.
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