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Pulitzer Prize-winner to speak at Watch Hill Chapel

WESTERLY — Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner A. Scott Berg will speak at the Watch Hill Chapel, 5 Bluff Ave., on Thursday, July 17, at 5 p.m. The Literacy Volunteers of Washington County will host Berg as part of the Joyce S. Ahern Authors’ Series.

Berg is the author of five critically acclaimed biographies of some of America’s most iconic figures. In “Wilson,” his most recent book, he chronicles the presidency of Woodrow Wilson and the enormous impact Wilson had on almost every aspect of American life.

Tickets are $50 for the presentation at The Watch Hill Chapel and an additional $30 for the Ocean House reception. Tickets for the event and reception are available at

For more information, call 401-596-9411 or email


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