About the Award

Plimoth Plantation’s Living History Award reflects the Museum’s goal of bringing to life universal human experiences through the power of storytelling. The award recognizes outstanding individuals whose contributions to American life and history — whether through their work in education, journalism, philanthropy, public service, art or storytelling — serve to make a positive difference in the world.


Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts is a political commentator for ABC News and NPR. In her more than fifty years in broadcasting, she has won countless awards, including three Emmys. She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame, and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the fifty greatest women in the history of broadcasting. In addition to her reporting, Roberts has written six New York Times bestsellers, most dealing with the roles of women in U.S. history.


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Tickets are available now online for this black tie event! To become an event sponsor or to purchase a table, please contact Plimoth Plantation’s Director of Development, Courtney Roy-Branigan. croy-branigan@plimoth.org    (508) 746-1622 ×8203

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