Names

Names

Documentarian Ken Burns to be honored

Advertisement

New Hampshire resident and famous documentarian Ken Burns will be in Albany, N.Y., tonight to chat about his work and pick up the Empire State Archives and History Award from The Archives Partnership Trust. Local historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, whose book inspired Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln,” is a past recipient. . . . In related news, author and longtime NBC journalist Tom Brokaw will pick up the Ken Burns Lifetime Achievement Award at at Old Sturbridge Village on Tuesday. The honor is given by Burns and Old Sturbridge Village to someone “who has made a significant impact on the arts through projects related to history.” Kearns Goodwin has won that prize, too.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com