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Jack Beatty, Author of The Rascal King, visits Wentworth

On Tuesday, July 22, Jack Beatty, author of The Rascal King: The Life and Times of James Michael Curley, visited both sections of MCCS Studio: Digital Approaches to Boston Culture. 

Jack Beatty_Annex Central 207_aBeatty, a Boston native, is the News Analyst for NPR’s On Point, and was formerly a Senior Editor at The Atlantic Monthly.  He has also worked for Newsweek and The New Republic.  He was the recipient  of a Gugenheim Fellowship in 1990, and The Rascal King was awarded the American Book Award in 1993.

Beatty_Gordon_Gleason_Library ExhibitJack Beatty also stopped by the Alumni Library (in Wentworth’s  Beatty Hall) to view the Feldman 3D laser scan of 350 The Jamaicaway and the exhibit of student posters from the Spring 2014 sections of MCCS Studio.

Jack Beatty_Feldman Scan