Getting to Know Amelia Earhart

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Getting to Know Amelia Earhart

“The Price of Courage”. A screening of the 60-minute documentary, followed by a talk back.

By Medford Historical Society & Museum

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Thursday, March 23 · 7 - 9pm EDT


Charlotte and William Bloomberg Medford Public Library 111 High Street Medford, MA 02155

About this event

An inside perspective from Medford School Committee member, Melanie McLaughlin, who was the Associate Producer on the PBS American Experience Amelia Earhart biography, “The Price of Courage”. The program will include a screening of the 60-minute documentary as well as a presentation on the research involved including rare archival footage and a question-and answer period.

Melanie Perkins McLaughlin, Ed.M. is an Emmy-award winning investigative filmmaker with over 20 years’ experience in broadcast media production. She has worked on films for PBS, ABC, HBO, the BBC, the History and Discovery Channels. McLaughlin produced, directed and narrated the Emmy award-winning story of trauma and resilience, “Have You Seen Andy?” Melanie is also a member of the Medford School Committee.

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