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Cultural Life Series

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.

“Orange Is the New Black” author Piper Kerman

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Adam Johnson
Pulitzer Prize-winning activist + author of “The Orphan Master’s Son.” 
Wed, Oct 8, 11:35am
Schneider Auditorium

Katherine Boo
Pulitzer 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, 7pm
Schneider Auditorium 

Piper Kerman
Activist & author, “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison.” 
Tue, Jan 13, 2015, 1:45pm
Schneider Auditorium

Seung Chan Lim
Lecturer on empathy & creativity.  Author, “Realizing Empathy: An Inquiry into the Meaning of Making.”
Wed, Feb 4, 2015, 1:45pm
HAC Amphitheatre

Alice Sebold
Novelist & memoirist: “Lucky”, “The Lovely Bones” and “The Almost Moon.”
Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 11:35am
Schneider Auditorium

Nina Tandon
The 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, 11:35am
Pepsi Forum

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