Mon, Feb 26|
Great Bend's Spy: Joan Valerie Bondurant Program
A program by Marty Keenan
Time & Location
Feb 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Great Bend, 85 US-281, Great Bend, KS 67530, USA
About the event
A 1937 GBHS graduate, Joan Valerie Bondurant later began working for the Office of Strategic Services interpreting Japanese documents during World War II, being sent to India. She then infiltrated the Indian Independence movement and reported about it to the United States. She met Gandhi before leaving her assignment in India and later wrote the most authoritative book in the West on Gandhi’s method of Satyagraha, insistence of truth.