Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Elizabeth Farnsworth at Authors Dinner 2018

Author of the memoir A Train Through Time—a Life, Real and Imagined, Elizabeth Farnsworth is a journalist, filmmaker and author. As a correspondent for the News Hour with Jim Lehrer she reported from Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. She has been nominated for three national Emmy Awards, including for the recent documentary, The Judge and the General, about bringing Augusto Pinochet to justice for human rights crimes. Elizabeth and her husband live in Berkeley.