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Pia de Jong Warms Up a Cold March Monday with Observations on Dutch and American Life

Pia de Jong Warms Up a Cold March Monday with Observations on Dutch and American Life
by Linda Arntzenius
Princeton Town Topics
March 4, 2015
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NOTES IN A BOTTLE: Relative newcomer to Princeton Pia de Jong shared her observations on life in the United States with longtime resident Landon “Lanny” Jones in front of an audience at the Princeton Public Library Monday, March 2. The Dutch novelist and columnist read from her popular weekly column for the Amsterdam daily NRC Handelsblad. Mr. Jones, former People Magazine editor, moderated the event which was part of the Library’s “Conversations that Matter” series, currently focused on immigration. For more on the writer, visit: www.piadejong.com. For more on the moderator, visit: www.lannyjones.com.