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Amy Chua: Tale of a Tiger Mother

Thu, Jan 12 2012 - 6:00pm

Amy Chua: Tale of a Tiger Mother

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Author, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother; John M. Duff Professor of Law, Yale Law School

Anna W.M. Mok, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP; Vice Chair, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors - Moderator

Parenting in public is a gutsy move, and no one knows that better than Chua. Read more »

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"Solar" by Ian McEwan

Mon, Feb 6 2012 - 5:30pm

Solar by Ian McEwan

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We will be discussing a work of contemporary fiction, Ian McEwan's Solar , for our book discussion. Solar is an engrossing and satirical novel that focuses on climate change, focusing on one man’s ambitions and self-deceptions. The author will not be attending this discussion.

MLF: San Francisco Book Discussion
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. Read more »

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North Beach Walking Tour #5

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Mon, Jan 23 2012 - 2:00pm

North Beach Walking Tour

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San Francisco Architecture Walking Tour #10

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Thu, Feb 23 2012 - 2:00pm

San Francisco Architecture Walking Tour

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"A Confederacy of Dunces" by John Kennedy Toole

Tue, Jan 3 2012 - 5:30pm

Book Discussion Group

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We will discuss A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole. Considered an American comic masterpiece, this book is set in New Orleans and describes the outrageous adventures of “slob extraordinary” Ignatius Reilly. The author was posthumously awarded a Pulitzer Prize for this novel. The author will not be present.

MLF: San Francisco Book Discussion
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. Read more »

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Occupy: What Now, What Next

Thu, Dec 15 2011 - 7:00pm

Occupy: What Now, What Next?

All registration is closed for this event, we are at capacity.
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Walter Isaacson Talks Steve Jobs

Wed, Dec 14 2011 - 6:00pm

Walter Isaacson

SOLD OUT; Please note new location. ALSO: The waitlist is closed; we are unable to admit anyone to this event who has not registered for the program or signed up on the waitlist. Read more »

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Dr. William F. Schulz: Do Human Rights Have a Future?

Mon, Dec 5 2011 - 6:00pm

Do Human Rights Have a Future?

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Dr. William F. Schulz, Former Executive Director, Amnesty International USA; President, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee Read more »

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"In Patagonia" by Bruce Chatwin

Mon, Dec 5 2011 - 5:30pm

In Patagonia

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Join fellow book lovers to discuss In Patagonia, by the late Bruce Chatwin, both a captivating travel narrative and an extraordinary literary meditation on the southern tip of South America, one of the most remote and exotic locations on the planet. Originally published in 1977, Chatwin's book continues to be seen as one of the great works of travel writing of the 20th century. Read more »

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Robert Mueller, FBI Director - Library Seating

Thu, Nov 17 2011 - 12:30pm

Changing Threats in a Changing World: Staying Ahead of Terrorists, Spies and Hackers Read more »

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