Talk Sept. 10 on Madoff at Geer
NORTH CANAAN — Diane Henriques, senior financial writer at The New York Times, will speak about her new book, “The Wizard of Lies,” Saturday, Sept. 10, at 3 p.m. at Geer Village.Bernie Madoff is the subject of a book that looks at the man behind probably the most famous Ponzi scheme of all times. Thousands of investors were defrauded of billions of dollars by his Wall Street investment firm over the course of many years. He pleaded guilty in 2009 to a list of felony charges.Henriques’ extensive research included interviewing victims, his family and Madoff himself, in his jail cell.The public is welcome. Admission is free.