Leland Faust, Founder and Chairman, CSI Capital Management; Member, Sporting News Top 100 Most Powerful People in Sports Duane Kuiper, Emmy Award-winning Play-by-play Announcer, San Francisco Giants; Former Major League Baseball Player, Cleveland Indians, San Francisco Giants Vida Blue, Former Pitcher, Oakland A's, SF Giants; Cy Young Award, MVP, Six-Time All Star Kevin O’Malley, President, Tech Talk/Studio – Moderator Read more »
Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman, Dwight Stanford Professor of American Foreign Relations, San Diego State University; National Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Monday Night Philosophy dives into the history of U.S. foreign policy. Most historians believe the U.S. is an empire; the past two presidents and most of the public disagree. What does it matter? Hoffman offers a challenging new interpretation of America's past with important implications for the way forward.
Don DeLillo presents a novel about words and images, novelists and terrorists, the arch-individualist and the mass mind. The novel centers on Bill Gray, a famous reclusive writer who abandons the novel he has been writing for many years and enters a world of political violence, Semtex explosives and hostages locked in basement rooms. Mao II is Don DeLillo's 10th novel. It won the PEN/Faulkner Award in 1992.
Dorie Greenspan, Author, Baking Chez Moi: Recipes from My Paris Home to Your Home Anywhere and Around My French Table; James Beard Award Winner
In Conversation with Emily Luchetti, Chief Pastry Officer at Cavalier, Park Tavern and Marlowe Read more »
Scott Wiener, San Francisco Supervisor; Proponent of Proposition E Starchild, Outreach Director, Libertarian Party of San Francisco; Opponent of Proposition E Robert Lustig, M.D., Pediatric Endocriniologist; Board President, Institute for Responsible Nutrition Lisa Aliferis, Health Editor, KQED - Moderator Additional Panelists TBARead more »
Frances Beinecke, President, Natural Resources Defense Council; Author, The World We Create Bob Deans, Director of Editorial Content, Natural Resources Defense Council; Former President, White House Correspondents' Association Ralph Cavanagh, Co-Director NRDC Energy Program – Moderator Read more »