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NCMF 2018 Spring Cryptologic Program Featuring Liza Mundy

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

<b>NCMF 2018 Spring Cryptologic Program Featuring Liza Mundy</b>

Location: CACI, Inc., 2720 Technology Drive, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
Description: The NCMF's 2018 Spring Cryptologic Program will feature special guest speaker Ms. Liza Mundy, best-selling author of "Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II." Learn more about the book via an essay by Liza Mundy for Slate.com via the Cryptologic Bytes link at the bottom of the page. Lunch will be served at 1300 after the program concludes.

***There will also be a book signing following the program. Ms. Mundy's book will be for sale for $20 per copy.

The registration fee includes lunch and is $25 for members and guests. For your convenience, we offer easy online registration via REGISTER NOW link below. Or you may mail-in your registration fee. Please mail checks to NCMF - P.O. Box 1682 Fort George G. Meade, Maryland 20755-9998. ***Registration closed early (8 March) as we reached our seating capacity.*****

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Liza Mundy is a journalist and author of four books, most recently Code Girls. She is a former staff writer for the Washington Post, where she specialized in long-form narrative writing, and her work won a number of awards. Her 2012 book, The Richer Sex, was named one of the top non-fiction books of 2012 by the Washington Post, and a noteworthy book by the New York Times Book Review. Her 2008 book, Michelle, a biography of First Lady Michelle Obama, was a New York Times best-seller and has been translated into 16 languages. Her 2007 book, Everything Conceivable, received the 2008 Science in Society Award from the National Association of Science Writers as the best book on a science topic written for a general audience.

Ms. Mundy writes widely for publications including The Atlantic, Politico, The New York Times, Slate, and TIME. A senior fellow at New America, a non-partisan think-tank, Ms. Munday has an AB from Princeton University and an MA in English literature from the University of Virginia. She lives in Arlington, Virginia, with her husband and two children, just about a mile from Arlington Hall, where the Army code-breaking women worked.

See the link below to visit Ms. Mundy's website where you can also listen to a New York Times review podcast about Code Girls. You can also follow her on Twitter @lizamundy

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