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CANCELED: Let’s Talk About Sext

How Technology is Changing Relationships

From teen sexting to online dating to data-driven infidelity, Atlantic national correspondent Hanna Rosin and contributor Michelle Cottle explore technology’s influence on matters of the heart.

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Oct 21, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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Rebecca Frankel

In Conversation with James Fallows

War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love gets to the heart of the connections war dogs form with their human comrades, and how this symbiotic relationship has forever changed the way soldiers experience war.

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Oct 23, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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Mario Batali

In Conversation with Jim Webster and Joe Yonan

In America Farm to Table: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers, the bestselling author and James Beard Award-winning chef and restaurateur pays homage to the American farmer – from Maine to California – in stories, photos, and more than a hundred recipes.

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Oct 26, 2014 • 6:00 pm
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1 ticket + 1 book: $42

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Robert B. Baer

In Conversation with James Risen

In The Perfect Kill: 21 Laws for Assassins, one of the most accomplished agents to ever work for the CIA takes us on a serpentine adventure through the history of political murder.

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Oct 27, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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Cathy Barrow

In Conversation with Bonnie Benwick

In Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry: Recipes and Techniques for Year-Round Preserving, the author of the food blog of the same name shows what home cooks can do to turn the fleeting abundance of the farmers’ market into a well-stocked pantry full of canned fruits and vegetables, jams, stocks, soups, and more.

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Nov 3, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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Ethics Under Fire

Does the IDF Maintain a Moral High Ground? With IDF COL (Res.) Bentzi Gruber, PhD

Based on his 30-year combat record in the reserves, Colonel Bentzi Gruber explores the moral and legal aspects of the war on terror and how the IDF applies ethics when making life and death decisions during combat.

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Nov 3, 2014 • 7:30 pm
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Walter Isaacson

The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution is Walter Isaacson’s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet, as well as a guide to how innovation really happens.

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Nov 4, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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Ticket: $15
1 ticket + 1 book: $35
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

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Karen Armstrong

In Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence, Armstrong sets out on a journey from prehistoric times to the present to discover the truth about religion and violence in each of the world’s great traditions.

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Nov 5, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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1 ticket + 1 book: $30
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An Evening with Amanda Palmer

The Art of Asking Book Tour with special guest Thomas Dolby

Part manifesto, part revelation, The Art of Asking is the story of an artist struggling with the new rules of exchange in the twenty-first century, both on and off the Internet.

Date:
Nov 12, 2014 • 8:00 pm
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$15 in advance
$18 day of show

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Marcus Samuelsson

In Conversation with Joe Yonan

In Marcus Off Duty: The Recipes I Cook At Home the award-winning celebrity chef shares 150 relaxed, multicultural dishes that he cooks for those nearest and dearest to him.

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Nov 13, 2014 • 7:00 pm
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1 ticket + 1 book: $35
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