Coming Events

The Golden Age of Boston Television

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 2:00-4:00 pm
Assembly Room, Belmont Public Library
336 Concord Avenue, Belmont

Terry Ann Knopf, author of the book The Golden Age of Boston Television, will be speaking at our April 22nd program event. Terry has worked as a TV critic for the Miami Herald and the Patriot Ledger and was also a Boston Globe correspondent specializing in television. Her freelance pieces have appeared in Columbia Journalism Review, the New York TimesBoston magazine, and in numerous scholarly journals. A three-time winner for Best TV Critic in Boston magazine’s annual Best-of-Boston awards, she was also voted Best Columnist by the New England Women’s Press Association. She has been a longtime lecturer in Boston University’s journalism department. The Golden Age of Boston Television offers an intimate look at how Boston’s television stations refracted the culture in unique ways and set high standards for creativity and excellence. Terry will be speaking about the book, will show a few clips from the golden age of Boston television, and will have some of her books on hand for purchase and signing.