Books & Writers

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Discussion of Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

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Mon, Aug 4 2014 - 5:30pm

We've all probably read this one, but it is well worth revisiting. Everybody is happy in the Year of Ford 632 – the Alphas, the Betas, Gammas and Deltas – even the Epsilon semi-morons (someone has to take out the garbage). So many of life's troubles have been eliminated. Of course, if you are a slightly deformed Alpha who thinks too much, or a young man wrenched from the Savage Reservation of New Mexico (where life is nasty, brutish and real), you may have problems.
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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 »

podcast

Ruth Reichl (5/20/14)

Ruth Reichl, Food Critic; Former Editor, Gourmet; Author, Delicious!
Angie Coiro, Journalist and Host, "In Deep" — Moderator

Past event

My Toxic Body

Mon, Jan 9 2006

Duncan, David Ewing- Contributing Editor and Columnist, Conde Nast Portfolio; Chief Correspondent, NPR's "Biotech Nation"; Commentator, NPR's "Morning Edition"; Director, UC Berkeley Cent Read more »

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The Crusades of Cesar Chavez

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Fri, Nov 7 2014 - 12:00pm

Miriam Pawel, Author, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez Read more »

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The Return of George Washington

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Thu, Oct 23 2014 - 6:00pm

Edward Larson, Author, The Return of George Washington; Professor of History, Pepperdine University Read more »

Past event

INFORUM

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Tue, Oct 17 2006

Goldberg, Myla - Author, Bee Season, 2000

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