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      Mount Auburn Hospital’s 83rd Annual Thursday Morning Talks in Cambridge

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      February 14, 2019

      Thursday  11:00 AM (weekly on Thursdays for 8 times)

      145 Brattle Street
      Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

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      Mount Auburn Hospital’s 83rd Annual Thursday Morning Talks

      Mount Auburn Hospital Auxiliary’s 83rd annual Thursday Morning Talks Series kicks off this month with Phillips Academy Head of School John Palfrey. The 2019 lecture series will feature all new experts who cover a wide variety of topics including: media and politics, the environment, education and the racial divide.


      January 10: John Palfrey, Educator, Scholar, and Head of School at Phillips Academy.
      “Safe Spaces, Brave Spaces: Diversity and Free Expression in Education.”

      January 17: Nicco Mele, Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.
      “Media, Politics, and Power in the Digital Age.”

      January 24: Melinda Rabb, Author and Professor of English at Brown University.
      “Miniature and the Importance of Small-Scale Culture.”

      January 31: Kenneth Mack, Historian and Professor at Harvard Law School.
      “Race and Rights: Today, Viewed from the Perspective of History.”

      February 7: Ned Friedman, Director of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University.
      “Plant Obsession in the Arnold Arboretum.”

      February 14: Michele Cloonan, Professor and Dean Emerita at the Simmons School of Library and Information Science.
      “The Monumental Challenge of Preservation: The Past in a Volatile World.”

      February 21: Jeffrey Hamburger, Professor in the Department of History and Art and Architecture at Harvard University.
      “Chartres Cathedral: Ruination or Renovation.”

      February 28: Wendy Sherman, Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs.
      “Not for the Faint of Heart: Lessons in Courage, Power, and Persistence.”

      Through a partnership with the Harvard Coop, books by some speakers will be available for sale and signing after their talks.

      WHERE: Holy Trinity Armenian Church
      145 Brattle Street (Sparks Street Entrance)
      Cambridge, MA 02138

      WHEN: Every Thursday, January 10th – February 28th, 2019
      10:15am: Bouillon reception
      11:00am: Talk begins

      COST: The Talks are open to the public. Tickets are available by subscription or at a cost of $20 per lecture at the door.

      Cost: Payment required - $20 or subscription

      Categories: Education | Health & Wellness | Politics & Activism

      This event repeats weekly on Thursdays for 8 times:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.