TV Writer-Producer, Activist & CGPS Grandparent Norman Lear Discusses His Legendary Career
Marquis Austin

On Thursday, January 14, Mr. Warshawski's Humor in Literature and Film classes hosted a Q&A and discussion with famed television writer-producer and activist Norman Lear, who is also a grandparent of Zoe K. ’22, Daniel LaPook ’10 and Noah LaPook ’14. 98-years-old and still producing television content, Mr. Lear is responsible for creating such iconic shows as All in the Family, The Jeffersons, Good Times, Maude, Mary Hatman, Mary Hartman and Sanford & Son, among others. His years of work in the entertainment industry and his social activism as the founder of People for the American Way have made him a national treasure. The opportunity for students, teachers and school community members to visit with him on an hour-long Zoom call was a thrill of a lifetime. 

Click here to watch the full Q&A session.

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