Books & Writers

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The Big Book of In-Your-Face Gay Etiquette

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Thu, Aug 21 2014 - 6:00pm

Daniel Curzon, Author; Teacher; Social, Cultural and Political Commentator Read more »

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Traveling to the World’s Darker Countries

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Mon, Aug 18 2014 - 7:00pm

Tony Wheeler, Co-founder, Lonely Planet; Author, Tony Wheeler’s Dark Lands

Marc Casto, President and COO, Casto Travel  Moderator Read more »

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Sal Khan: INFORUM's 21st Century Visionary Award

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Thu, Sep 4 2014 - 7:00pm

Sal Khan, Founder, Khan Academy; Author, The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined Read more »

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Mars and Venus: The Next Generation

Mars and Venus – The Next Generation
Wed, Jun 4 2014 - 7:00pm

John Gray, Ph.D., Author, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus; Co-author, Work with Me: The 8 Blind Spots Between Men and Women in Business Read more »

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Ambassador James Hormel: How the LGBTQ Movement Has Evolved In a Lifetime

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Mon, Aug 4 2014 - 6:00pm

James C. Hormel, Former U.S. Ambassador, Luxembourg; Author; Philanthropist; Political Activist
In conversation with Dr. Sandra Hernández, President and CEO, California HealthCare Foundation
Introduction by John Boland, President and CEO, KQED San Francisco Read more »

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An Evening of Botany & Booze with the Drunken Botanist

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Thu, Jun 19 2014 - 6:30pm

Amy Stewart, Author, The Drunken Botanist: The Plants That Create the World's Great Drinks; Blogger, GardenRant; Twitter @Amy_Stewart
In conversation with Thad Vogler, Owner, Bar Agricole and Trou Normand Read more »

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The Economist's John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge Talk Smart Government

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Thu, May 22 2014 - 6:30pm

John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief, The Economist; Co-author, The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State
Adrian Wooldridge, Management Editor and Schumpeter Columnist, The Economist; Co-author, The Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State
In conversation with Steven Fish, Professor, UC Berkeley; Author, Democracy Derailed in Russia: The Failure of Open Politics Read more »

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Freakonomics with Steven Levitt & Stephen Dubner

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Tue, May 20 2014 - 7:00pm

Steven Levitt, Author, Think Like a FreakRead more »

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Laurence Tribe: The Supreme Court and the Constitution

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Thu, Jun 12 2014 - 6:00pm

Laurence Tribe, Professor of Constitutional Law, Harvard Law School; Co-author, Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution
Jeffrey Brand, Professor and Chairman, Center for Law and Global Justice, University of San Francisco Law School - Moderator Read more »

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C-Span Founder Brian Lamb Dishes on DC Media

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Wed, May 7 2014 - 6:00pm

Brian Lamb, Founder & Retired CEO, C-SPAN; Author, Sundays at Eight: 25 Years of Stories from C-SPAN’s Q&A and Booknotes Read more »

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