Author Events

Aug 28, 2014 12:14 PM - Jan 15, 2015 12:14 PM

2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington D. C. 20001

Rachael Sussman, author of The Oldest Living Things in the World will have photographs included in the “Imagining Deep Time” exhibit at the National Academy of Sciences.

For more information see the event description at the Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences website.

Sep 17, 2014 10:00 AM - Nov 1, 2014 8:00 PM

547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001

A selection of Ashley Gilbertson's photographs will be shown as part of an exhibition of  work from the staff of the New York Times Magazine.

For more information see the Aperture Gallery website.

Oct 1, 2014 4:00 PM

1100 East 57th St.
Chicago IL, 60637

Celebrating the publication of Andrew Abbott’s Digital Paper: A Manual for Research and Writing with Library and Internet Materials, the University of Chicago Press and the University of Chicago Library will host a reception and book signing at the Joseph Regenstein Library, Room 122. Light refreshments will be served.

Oct 6, 2014 6:30 PM

Smith Conference Room (Rudolph Hall 322)
180 York St.
New Haven, CT 06511

Giuliana Bruno (Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies, Harvard University) will lead a discussion on excerpts from her latest book Surface: Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality and Media, in which she argues that materiality is not a question of the materials themselves but rather the substance of material relations.

For more information see the Yale School of Architecture website.

Randy L. and Melvin R. Berlin Family Lectures
Oct 16, 2014 5:00 PM - Nov 13, 2014 6:30 PM

Intellectual property scholar and former University of Chicago Law School Professor Lawrence Lessig will deliver the inaugural Berlin Family Lectures, beginning October 16 through November 13, 2014.

Over the course of five weeks, Lessig will discuss the theme of institutional corruption. Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University.

Lectures take place at 5:00 pm at various locations on the University of Chicago campus. See the complete schedule and RSVP for updates on lecture details at the University of Chicago website.

Oct 14, 2014 10:21 AM

1256 Mass Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138

Hillary Chute discusses and signs her new book Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists.

For more information see the events calendar at the Harvard Bookstore website.