Follow us:

ArtsPage

A way to keep up with Seattle theaters, concert halls, galleries, museums and other fine-arts events.

September 17, 2013 at 3:13 PM

“The Boys in the Boat” – UW Husky crew team vanquishes Hitler’s team

boys in the boat

If you attended the University of Washington, you may know about its splendid crew team, but did you know about the 1936 version, which took Olympic Gold at the Munich Olympics?

Redmond author Daniel James Brown tells this unforgettable story in his recent book “The Boys in the Boat.” He explains how he found this inspiring story on “Well Read,” the books and authors television show on state public affairs network TVW. “Well Read” airs at 7 and 10 p.m. tonight on TVW, or follow this link to watch it here:

For more information, read The Seattle Times review, or check out this interview with author Brown.

0 Comments

COMMENTS

READER NOTE: Our commenting system has changed. Find out more.

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ.


Advertising
The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. Subscribe now for unlimited access!

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►
The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription upgrade.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. For unlimited seattletimes.com access, please upgrade your digital subscription.

Call customer service at 1.800.542.0820 for assistance with your upgrade or questions about your subscriber status.

The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. Subscribe now for unlimited access!

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Activate Subscriber Account ►