January 12 at 4 PM
Join Taffy Brodesser-Akner for a conversation with editor-in-chief of The New York Times Magazine, Jake Silverstein, about her debut novel, Fleishman Is In Trouble.
Taffy is a staff writer for The New York Time Magazine and has also written for GQ, ESPN, the Magazine, and many other publications. Fleishman Is in Trouble is a best-seller and a National Book Awards long list choice.
Preview of the Open Book / Open Mind Winter 2020 Season
January 12 at 4:00 PM: Taffy Brodesser-Akner, Fleishman Is In Trouble,
in conversation with Jake Silverstein (click here to register)
January 26 at 4 PM: Andrew Marantz, Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians
and the Hijacking of the American Conversation (click here to register)
February 9 at 4:00 PM: Imani Perry, Breathe: A Letter to My Sons
in conversation with Emily Raboteau (click here to register)
February 23 at 4:00 PM: Charlotte Alter, The Ones We’ve Been Waiting For:
How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America (click here to register)
March 1 at 4:00 PM: Gail Collins, No Stopping Us Now:
The Adventures of Older Women in American History
in conversation with journalist and author, Dale Russakoff (click here to register)
April 9 at 7:00 PM: Jessie Wegman, Let the People Pick the President:
The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College
(click here to register)
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