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Robert Reich

With The Common Good, the economist, former Secretary of Labor, and public policy professor presents a clear-eyed manifesto on why we must restore the idea of the common good to the center of our economics and politics.

Date:
Feb 22, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $18
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $45

Category:
Authors & Talks

PUBLIQuartet: Freedom and Faith

Reigning Metropolitan Museum of Art Quartet-in-Residence PUBLIQuartet launched to national attention in 2016 with their acclaimed “Requiem for a Debate” on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. The ensemble presents a program of works by a diverse body of composers.

Date:
Feb 24, 2018 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

$40

Category:
Music

Amy Chua

In Conversation with J.D. Vance

In Political Tribes, Chua outlines how the U.S. has ignored the importance of tribal politics and argues that our country must rediscover a national identity that transcends group differences.

Date:
Feb 26, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $20
1 ticket + 1 book: $35
2 tickets + 1 book: $45

Category:
Authors & Talks

Zadie Smith

In Conversation with Michel Martin

From the award-winning author of White Teeth, On Beauty, and Swing Time, comes Feel Free, a collection of essays covering recent events in culture, politics, and the author’s own life.

Date:
Feb 27, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Authors & Talks

Jorge Ramos

What does it mean to be an American? In Stranger, the Emmy-award winning journalist and Univision anchor explores his own biography as an immigrant from Mexico, with America’s long immigration history as a backdrop, to answer this question and more about our current political moment.

Date:
Mar 1, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

1 ticket + 1 book: $25 in advance, $30 day of event
(English and Spanish versions available)

Category:
Authors & Talks

Rodriguez

with Victory Boyd

Rodriguez, the legendary singer-songwriter and self-taught guitarist, began performing in bars and clubs in Detroit in the 1960’s as the city suffered post-industrial urban decay.

Date:
Mar 3, 2018 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music

Steven Pinker

In Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, Pinker connects hard data with a keen understanding of the human mind to show that people are safer, freer, healthier, wealthier, and happier now than at any previous time in history.

Date:
Mar 7, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $20
1 ticket + 1 book: $35
2 tickets + 1 book: $50

Category:
Authors & Talks

Michio Kaku

The science correspondent for CBS This Morning traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a vision of man’s future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies in The Future of Humanity.

Date:
Mar 8, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $18
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

Category:
Authors & Talks

GAS

Wolfgang Voigt – an artist, music producer, label owner, and one of the co-founders of the Cologne-based electronica and techno label Kompakt – presents GAS, a sinister work of sound art based on highly condensed classical sound sources.

Date:
Mar 25, 2018 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

$25 in advance
$28 day of show

Category:
Music

Modern Loss: Rebecca Soffer and Gabrielle Birkner

In Conversation with Marisa Lee

Modern Loss is a fresh examination into navigating grief and resilience in the age of social media, offering comfort and community through candid essays from a variety of voices.

Date:
Mar 28, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $12
1 ticket + 1 book: $25
2 tickets + 1 book: $35

Category:
Authors & Talks
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