News Archive 2009-2018

Not Just Ken Burns’s ‘Prohibition’: The Bowdoin Connection (New York Times) Archives

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Though it has commonly been referred to as “the latest Ken Burns documentary,” Prohibition, whose final installment airs tonight, Tuesday, October 4, on public television, is also the work of Lynn Novick, mother of Eliza Novick-Smith ’14, who, as noted in The New York Times, has also shared directing credits with Burns on three other projects. Read the article, “A Steady Presence Out of the Limelight.”