Meet award-winning authors, entrepreneurs, artists + journalists through Johnson & Wales University’s Cultural Life Series, sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences.
The 2014-15 series welcomes “Orange Is the New Black” author Piper Kerman (pictured) and Pulitzer Prize-winning writers Adam Johnson + Katherine Boo, as well as EpiBone CEO Nina Tandon, memoirist Alice Sebold + designer/researcher Seung Chan Lim.
Pulitzer Prize-winning activist + author of “The Orphan Master’s Son.”
Wed, Oct 8, 11:35am
Katherine BooPulitzer Prize-winning author, “Behind
the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity.” Tickets required — call Arts & Sciences at 598-1400 to reserve your spot.Tue, Oct 21, 2014, 7pmSchneider Auditorium
Piper KermanActivist & author, “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison.” Tue, Jan 13, 2015, 1:45pmSchneider Auditorium
Seung Chan LimLecturer on empathy & creativity. Author, “Realizing Empathy: An Inquiry into the Meaning of Making.”Wed, Feb 4, 2015, 1:45pmHAC Amphitheatre
Alice SeboldNovelist & memoirist: “Lucky”, “The Lovely Bones” and “The Almost Moon.”Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 11:35amSchneider AuditoriumNina TandonThe co-founder and CEO of EpiBone, the world’s first company growing living human bones for skeletal reconstruction is also one of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People. Co-author, “SuperCells: Building with Biology.” Wed, Apr 22, 11:35amPepsi Forum