Spy Pilot: Francis Gary Powers, the U-2 Incident, and a Controversial Cold War Legacy

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Event Details

Attention Bridge of Spies fans! Author of Spy Pilot and son of famed U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers presents the facts and dispels misinformation about the Cold War espionage program that turned his father into a Cold War icon. During this program, Gary will talk about his 30 years of research ranging from personal files, audio tapes and letters, to the transcript of his father's debriefing by the CIA that had never been previously available. Book sale and signing to follow.
Event Type(s): Oxford
Age Group(s): Adult