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Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 10/14/13

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Mon, Oct 14 2013 - 6:30pm

Debra J. Saunders, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle; "Token Conservative" Blogger,; Twitter:
Lisa Vorderbrueggen, Reporter and Columnist, Bay Area News Group/Contra Costa Times; Twitter:
Josh Richman, State and National Politics Reporter, Bay Area News Group, San Jose Mercury News, Oakland Tribune and Contra Costa Times; Twitter: Read more »

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Living in the Material World: The Future of the Humanities

Mon, Oct 14 2013 - 6:00pm

Anthony Cascardi, Dean, Arts and Humanities, College of Letters & Science, UC Berkeley
Ralph Lewin, President and CEO, Cal Humanities
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Hope and Fear: Egypt on the Tipping Point

Fri, Oct 11 2013 - 12:00pm

Dina Ibrahim, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Broadcasting and Electronic Arts, SFSU; Associate Producer and Media Consultant, Hope and Fear Read more »

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Designing with a Small "D": Kitchens, Bathrooms and a Lot of Insects

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Mon, Oct 7 2013 - 6:00pm

Peter Williams, Founder and Executive Director, ARCHIVE Global Read more »

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The Orphan Master's Son

Mon, Oct 7 2013 - 5:30pm

The protagonist of The Orphan Master’s Son is a stranger in his own mysterious land, North Korea. Through his journey, Jun Do goes from orphan to a professional kidnapper to a labor camp detainee. Read more »

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The Voyage of Volcanoes of the Deep Sea

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Fri, Oct 4 2013 - 12:00pm

Dr. Richard A. Lutz, Director, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University; Science Director, IMAX Films
Dr. Jaleh Daie, Managing Partner, Aurora Equity, LLC; Member, Board of The Commonwealth Club of California - Moderator

Come with us on a voyage to a place where the world began, on a journey miles beneath the sea close to the center of the Earth. Experience a fantastic new world barely glimpsed by human – a vast land where no life seems to survive, or so we thought. Read more »

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Food to Change the World

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 6:30pm

Finding Justice, Health, Security and Sustainability in Good Food Read more »

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Humanities West Book Discussion: The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa

Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 5:30pm

Leopard tells the spellbinding story of a decadent, dying Sicilian aristocracy threatened by the approaching forces of democracy and revolution. A richness of observation and the grasp of human frailty imbue The Leopard with its melancholic beauty and power. Join us in a discussion led by Lynn Harris about Lampedusa's novel, set in 1860s Italy. Read more »

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Achieving Political Stability in the Middle East: A Palestinian View

Mon, Sep 30 2013 - 6:00pm

Sabri Saidam, Ph.D., Advisor to the Palestinian President on Telecommunications, Information Technology and Technical Education; Deputy Secretary, Fateh Council Read more »

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How to Turn Your Memories into History

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Mon, Sep 30 2013 - 5:15pm

Francine Brevetti, Author; Biographer; Journalist

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