Weekly Round Up: Carolina De Robertis, Kathleen Hanna, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Happy Tuesday, and welcome to fall! Here is the latest from some of our fantastic speakers in the news:   Carolina de Robertis gets a rave review from the Los Angeles Review of Books of her third and most recent novel of historical fiction, The Gods of Tango, calling it bold and mesmerizing.   The …Read More

Weekly Round Up: Bruce Campbell, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jessica Valenti

Hope everyone is having a great week! Here’s the latest news from some of our speakers who are making headlines:   Bruce Campbell  stars in the new television incarnation of the cult classic Evil Dead series: Ash Vs Evil Dead. Read what he has to say before it premiers on STARZ  on Halloween!   Astrophysicist …Read More

Weekly Round Up: Kathleen Hanna, Raffi, Dr. Ainissa Ramirez

Happy Tuesday! Hope you’ve all had a great summer. Here’s the latest from some of our fantastic speakers that are making waves:   Start your week right by listening to the previously unreleased “Ocean Song” from Bikini Kill and let frontwoman Kathleen Hanna rock your socks off!   In other music news, beloved children’s singer Raffi gets …Read More

Weekly Round Up: Jessica Valenti, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Lilly Ledbetter

Happy Tuesday! Check out the latest from some of our amazing speakers:   Read Jessica Valenti’s piece from The Guardian on the significance of growing up feminist in the modern technological world, as she enlightens us on how young people can inspire change through being informed.   Watch Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson describe what he …Read More

Speakers in the News: Kathleen Hanna, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Emily Hunter

Hope everyone is having a great week! Here is what a few of our speakers have been up to:   In exciting news for music fans, Kathleen Hanna’s original punk band Bikini Kill will reissue their rare first demo: Revolution Girl Style Now, which comes out September 22 on Bikini Kill Records.   Emmy Award Nominee Neil …Read More

Trending Now: Kate Clinton, Lilly Ledbetter, Steven Strogatz

Happy Tuesday! Here are the latest updates from our speakers who have been making headlines   Check out the roundup of the annual Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) Summer Party featuring comedian and political humorist Kate Clinton as auctioneer, and listen here to her discuss LGBT advancement in politics today.   Alabama native …Read More

Trending Now: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Kathleen Hanna, Emily Hunter

Happy Tuesday! Here are the latest updates from some of our amazing speakers:   Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson participated in a Q&A panel on Monday night with doctors, mathematicians and other scientists. The panelists took questions on topics including climate change, extraterrestrial life and artificial intelligence.   Be sure to check out the animated short ‘Myrna …Read More

Weekly Round-up: Lilly Ledbetter, Sonia Shah, Caroline De Robertis

Here are the latest updates from our speakers who have been making headlines:   Lilly Ledbetter’s fight for equal pay for equal work is set to get the big screen treatment!  Feminist Filmmaker Rachel Feldman’s award-winning script, Ledbetter, explores the titular star’s historic face-off with tire giant Goodyear; with it, the veteran director is rebooting the woman-driven, socially conscious drama genre.  Go Lilly! …Read More