Commencement & Keynote

Inspirational speakers for commencement or keynote programs – with messages that will stay with your audience

Lewis Hyde

Lewis Hyde

Essayist, translator, scholar and poet whose work focuses on the nature of imagination, creativity, the “cultural commons” and, most recently, “the art of forgetting” as it appears in myth, politics, art and spiritual life.  A true “writer’s writer.”

Video: Common As Air — Revolution, Art, and Ownership

Steve Brodner

Having covered 9 national elections, Brodner draws upon his use of portrait caricature, art journalism, and visual essays to provide political commentary on hot news of the day.

Video: Need To Know