City Arts And Lectures Hosts Hot Speakers

City Arts And Lectures Hosts Hot Speakers
... about ideas and values to Bay Area audiences.  This month they are offering a wide variety of speakers from New York Times bestselling authors to world class poets. Monday, April 12th Mark Danner in conversation with Frank Rich Journalist and author Mark Danner has covered American politics and foreign affairs for the past two decades. In his new book, Stripping Bare the Body, Danner writes from and about the world’s war zones. New York Times Op-Ed columnist Frank Rich’s work includes...
April 11th, 2010 | kleland | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arts and Entertainment, authors, lectures

This Weekend. . . Blink & Tip with Author Malcolm Gladwell

This weekend. . . . . . spend an evening of storytelling mixed with social science, as author Malcolm Gladwell talks about the premise of his latest book, Outliers.  Outliers explores why some people are very accomplished while others never reach their potential.  Gladwell claims that environmental factors (culture, work ethic, and chance) are as important as talent and smarts. Gladwell will appear at Town Hall, a community culture center on the edge of downtown, near the convention...
January 15th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 3
Filed under: authors, Blink, Events, Just a Bit Weird - Fun & Quirky Places, Malcolm Gladwell, Outliers, People Watching, The Tipping Point, This Weekend, Town Hall

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