Ben Hatt

Speechwriter, Center For American Progress

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Professional Background

Speechwriter (New Jersey Attorney General's Office); Director of TV Development (Moxie Pictures)

How has your English degree from Duke shaped your work life?

An English Degree gave me a keen understanding of story; strengthened my writing skills; and my ability to analyze complex material in order to make it more accessible to an audience.


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