WAMC New England News
Wed March 31, 2010
Pittsfield's Big Read To Focus on Vietnam War
By Charlie Deitz
Pittsfield, MA – Today the City of Pittsfield kicks off a month long literary event called "The Big Read" which focuses on a book about the Vietnam War titled "The Things They Carried". Our Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports that this month marks the 35th anniversary of the fall of Saigon and that there will be dozens of events to commemorate local veterans, and to get the next generation engaged in a conversation about war .
: The Full Listing of Events for Pittsfield's Big Read: