Books & Writers

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John Krumboltz: Abolishing Fear of Failure

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Thu, Jun 26 2014 - 7:00pm

John Krumboltz, Professor of Education and Psychology, Stanford University; Co-author, Fail Fast, Fail Often: How Losing Can Help You Win Read more »

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GMOs: Necessary in a Hot and Crowded World?

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Wed, Jun 11 2014 - 6:00pm

Robert Fraley, Chief Technology Officer, Monsanto 
Andrew Kimbrell, Founder and Executive Director, Center for Food Safety 
Nathanael Johnson, Food Writer, Grist; Author, All Natural: A Skeptic's Quest to Discover If the Natural Approach to Diet, Childbirth, Healing, and the Environment Really Keeps Us Healthier and Happier Read more »

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Life Inside the Beltway

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Sat, Dec 18 1999

Bradlee, Ben- Vice president at large and former executive editor, The Washington Post
Quinn, Sally - Writer, The Washington Post; author, "The Party"
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Jenny Bowen: A Personal Tale of Action to Save Orphaned Children

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Mon, Jun 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Jenny Bowen, Founder, Half the Sky; Author, Wish You Happy Forever Read more »

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The Business Solution to Poverty

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Mon, Oct 6 2014 - 6:00pm

Mal Warwick, Co-author, The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers Read more »

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When I'm 164: The New Science of Radical Life Extension

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Thu, May 22 2014 - 6:30pm

David Ewing Duncan, Author, When I'm 164: The New Science of Radical Life Extension, and What Happens if It Succeeds and Experimental Man; Columnist, Newsweek; Chief Correspondent, NPR Talk’s Biotech Nation
In conversation with Becky Worley, Technology Contributor, ABC’s “Good Morning America”; Host, “Upgrade Your Life,” Yahoo! News Read more »

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P.J. O'Rourke (2/12/14)

P.J. O'Rourke, H.L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute; Author, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (And It Wasn’t My Fault And I’ll Never Do It Again)

Ronn Owens, KGO Radio Talk Host - Moderator

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Eating for Life: The Longevity Kitchen

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Tue, Oct 21 2014 - 6:30pm

Rebecca Katz, Chef; Educator; Author, The Longevity Kitchen and The Cancer-Fighting Kitchen Read more »

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Life, Leadership, and Legacy

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Katharine Graham, President, The Washington Post Company, 1963-73; Publisher, The Washington Post, 1969-79; author, Personal History

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