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Join the Conversation: Eric Westervelt

Jan 23, 2017

WSHU is thrilled to have NPR's Eric Westervelt join us in Connecticut and on Long Island for fascinating discussions on the state of education today.

A "Join the Conversation" Event
Education today: How technology is - and isn't - disrupting traditional pedagogy

Join us...and come prepared with your own questions!

Corey Flintoff

Sep 20, 2016
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Event Details
Corey Flintoff: "Resurgent Russia"
Wednesday, October 5 at 7 p.m.
Fairfield Theatre Company
70 Sanford Street, Fairfield, CT
Tickets: $15 each, general admission
Benefit tickets: $500/pair. Includes reserved VIP seating and a post-event meet and greet with Corey Flintoff.

David Denby

Jan 25, 2016

Feb. 28: David Denby, 2 p.m., The Study at Yale, 1157 Chapel Street, New Haven, Conn.                                

This event is sold out.

A. E. Hotchner

Nov 11, 2015

Dec. 14: A. E. Hotchner, 7 p.m., Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Avenue, Southport, Conn.

A. E. Hotchner, writer and cofounder with Paul Newman of Newman’s Own foods, will discuss his new book, Hemingway in Love: His Own Story. It reveals the never before told story of Hemingway’s affair that destroyed his first marriage, the truth about his romantic life in Paris, and how he gambled and lost the great love he’d spend the rest of his life seeking.

Hector Tobar

Sep 8, 2015
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Oct. 4: Hector Tobar, 2 p.m., The Study at Yale Hotel, 1157 Chapel St., New Haven, Conn.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Héctor Tobar will discuss his riveting book, Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free. It tells what happened when a mine collapsed outside of Copiapo, Chile, in August 2010, it trapped miners beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking 69 days.