Barbara Boxer, U.S. Senator (D-California); Chairman, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee; Chairman, Senate Ethics Committee; Senior Member, Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Senate Commerce Committee; Twitter @senatorboxer
Dr. Mary Marcy, President, Dominican University of California – moderator Read more »
Mary Hulme, LCSW, President/Founder, Moonstone Geriatrics
Curious to learn and understand more about dementia? Hulme will teach real-life strategies for coping with dementia. She will describe her “Three Laws for Living with Dementia” and will highlight the importance of humor, creativity and experimentation in staying connected to anyone suffering from this illogical and vexing disease.
Larry Gerston, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, San Jose State University; Political Analyst, NBC Bay Area; Author, Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California; Twitter @lgerston Carla Marinucci, Senior Political Writer, San Francisco Chronicle; Twitter @cmarinucci Bill Whalen, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Twitter @hooverwhalenRead more »
Since 1931, the California Book Awards have honored literary excellence among authors in the Golden State. At our special awards ceremony, we will bestow gold and silver medals in several categories, including: fiction, nonfiction, first fiction, poetry, young adult, juvenile, Californiana and contribution to publishing. Hear from some literary giants and amazing writers. See you at the ceremony!
A Fable is an allegorical story of WWI set in the trenches in France and dealing ostensibly with a mutiny in a French regiment. Faulkner tells the stories of “Corporal Zsettslani,” who is a representative of Jesus.Read more »