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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

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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

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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
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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)

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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

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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

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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

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Authors & Talks

Mari Andrew

Am I There Yet captures the comical complexities of navigating adulthood through essays and illustrations by the writer, illustrator, and Instagram sensation.

Date:
Mar 29, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $15
1 ticket + 1 book: $27
2 tickets + 1 book: $37

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Authors & Talks

Mark Penn

Ten years after his bestseller Microtrends, Penn identifies fifty new trends that will reshape the future of business, politics, and culture over the next decade in Mictotrends Squared.

Date:
Apr 4, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $15
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

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Authors & Talks

Cecile Richards

In Conversation with Karen Tumulty

From president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund comes Make Trouble, a story about learning to lead and make change, based on a lifetime of fighting for women’s rights and social justice.

Date:
Apr 5, 2018 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket (limited quantity): $20
1 ticket + 1 book: $35
2 tickets + 1 book: $45

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