GBC sponsors 2008-09 Stevenson University Baltimore Speaker Series

The Greater Baltimore Committee along with the Baltimore Sun, Legg Mason and WYPR are sponsors of the 2008-09 Baltimore Speaker Series presented by Stevenson University.

Baltimore Speaker Series will begin its third season this fall 2008 at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Shows begin at 8 p.m. The series will include seven evenings of diverse opinions, insights and discussion on a broad scope of issues. Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Peace Prize winners, world leaders, statesmen, distinguished journalists, authors and other celebrated personalities have been part of the previous series.

GBC members will receive at least a 10 percent discount for series subscriptions.

The line-up for 2008-09 includes:

October 7
Steve Forbes, editor-in-chief of Forbes Magazine and former presidential candidate 

October 28
Paul Rusesabagina, courageous humanitarian of Hotel Rwanda 

December 2
Garrison Keillor, humorist and radio host of A Prairie Home Companion 

January 27, 2009
Bob Woodward, Pulitzer Prize winning investigative journalist and prolific author 

February 24, 2009
Anna Quindlen, Pulitzer Prize winning columnist and bestselling author 

March 31, 2009
Jane Goodall, wildlife protector and environmental conservationist 

April 21, 2009
David McCullough, renowned historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author 

Renewing subscribers can order online or call (410) 783-8000 to charge by phone. New subscribers can also order online or call (410) 783-8000 to charge by phone.

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