The University Record, September 19, 1994

Osnos delivers Hovey Lecture this week

The Graham B. Hovey Lecture will take place 5 p.m. Friday (Sept. 23) in the West Conference Room, Rackham Building.

Speaker Peter Osnos, publisher of Times Books, a division of Random

House, will talk on “From the Front Page, To the Book Page.” The free, public program is hosted by the Michigan Journalism Fellows program.

Osnos is responsible for publishing 55–65 titles a year in public affairs, biography, business and economics, media, and science and health.

He has worked with such authors as Tip O’Neill, Jimmy Carter, Roger Rosenblatt, Peggy Noonan, Clark Clireem Abdul Jabbar, “Magic” Johnson, Sam Donaldson, Morley Safer and Jim Lehrer, as well as many journalists from the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and other newspapers.

Osnos was a journalism fellow at the U-M in 1974. This lecture is part of the Seventh Annual Reunion of Michigan Journalism Fellows.

The fellows program offers a year of individualized study at the University to top mid-career journalists. For information, call 998-7666.