Meet authors, entrepreneurs, artists and journalists through Johnson & Wales University’s Cultural Life Series, sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences.
This year’s speakers include Sherman Alexie, best-selling author, and Michio Kaku, physicist, author and “superhero of the incomprehensible.”
All Cultural Life events take place at Schneider Auditorium, Downcity Campus. Events are free and open to the public — call 401-598-1400 to reserve.
Michio KakuPhysicist and CNN, BBC, ABC and Science Channel commentator Kaku has dedicated his career to elevating our fundamental understanding of the universe. Jan 22, 11:35am-1:25pmView calendar event
Sherman AlexieFeatured speaker Alexie is a Native American activist, novelist, poet, comedian and renowned short-story writer. Alexie’s many works include “The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven” (later made into the movie Smoke Signals) and “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.” Feb 4, 11:35am-1:25pmView calendar event Gabrielle HamiltonThe James Beard Award-winning chef and author of “Blood, Bones & Butter” will talk about food, passion and how to make it in the culinary world. Apr 9, 7-9pmView calendar event
Past speakers include: