Weekly Roundup – Arsalan Iftikhar, Kathleen Hanna

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers: Arsalan Iftikhar’s new book Scapegoats: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies and Threatens Our Freedoms is gaining a lot of attention, as seen in this interview . Riot Grrrl Kathleen Hanna has a most unexpected song coming out – a funny, folky …Read More

Weekly Round Up: David Quammen, Lilly Ledbetter

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:   Congratulations to David Quammen! National Geographic Magazine has devoted the May issue to the centennial of Yellowstone Park, and David wrote and edited the entire issue (first time in NatGeo history!).   Taking her equal pay message internationally, Lilly Ledbetter …Read More

Weekly Round Up: Kate Harding, Jim Lucas, Neil deGrasse Tyson

Happy Wednesday everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:   Congratulations to Kate Harding who has been named one of two visiting writers for the Cornell College Center for the Literary Arts!   Be sure to check out the newest book from Sonia Shah, Pandemic.  Available now!   Head over to …Read More

Weekly Round-up: Ainissa Ramirez, Lilly Ledbetter, Robert Bullard

Happy Wednesday everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:   Dr. Ainissa Ramirez tells us why “Melts in your mouth not in your hands” is not just a slogan, it’s science. Check out the Podcast here.   Lilly Ledbetter discusses misconceptions about pay inequity and why she supports Hillary Clinton. …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Charles Johnson, Jim Lucas, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Hope everyone is having a great week! Check out the latest from some of our awesome change-makers in the news:   Have a listen to Marc Steiner’s recent WEAA radio show, in which he sits down for a conversation with the great writer and thinker Charles Johnson to discuss Dr. Johnson’s powerful book The Words …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Carolina De Robertis, Dr. Robert Bullard, Raffi Cavoukian

Happy Tuesday everyone! Catch up with latest news from some of our headlining speakers:   Hats off to Carolina De Robertis, whose novel The Gods of Tango has received a Stonewall Book Award — the Barbara Gittings Literature Award, from the American Library Association. The book also was named a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year …Read More

Weekly Roundup: Lateefah Simon, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Lilly Ledbetter

Hope everyone is having a great week! Here are some hot updates from a few of our cool speakers:   Shout out to the awesome social justice warrior Lateefah Simon, named one of the “Top 40 Under 40: A Force for Good” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy. Keep those trails blazing!   StarTalk fans rejoice! …Read More

Trending Now: Kate Harding, Daniel H. Wilson, Ted Conover

Happy Tuesday – Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and fantastic New Year! Check out what some of our awesome speakers have been up to during the final weeks of 2015:   Join one of our NEW speakers, author and journalist Kate Harding, as she discusses her book Asking For It: The Alarming Rise of …Read More

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