Tag Archives: Newport Beach Public Library Foundation

Witte Lecture Series Newport Beach Public Library Foundation

   Friday, April 7 7PM      Saturday, April 8 2PM Dr. Wade Davis The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World Named by the National Geographic Society as one of the Explorers for the Millennium, Dr. Wade’s lecture will explore the world’s indigenous cultures to answer a fundamental question: What does it […]

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Witte Lecture Series Newport Beach Public Library Foundation

JOE NOCERA:  Inside the NCAA FRIDAY MARCH 3 7PM SATURDAY MARCH 4 2PM   Joe Nocera, op-ed columnist for The New York Times, has written numerous columns about the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and its corruption. Nocera examines the massive following and media draw of the world of college sports – a world that […]

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LIBRARY LIVE: NEWPORT BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION

   Emily St. John Mandel is the author of four novels, most recently Station Eleven, which was a finalist for a National Book Award and the PEN/Faulkner award, and won the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award. Emily St. John Mandel Station Eleven   Wednesday, November 9 @ 7:00pm

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Witte Lectures: Newport Beach Public Library Foundation

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016 Lynsey Addario It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War Buy Tickets    In focusing on humanitarian and human­ rights issues, Lynsey Addario has built her career on capturing powerful images in dangerous environments around the world.

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LIBRARY LIVE Wednesday, October 12 @ 7:00pm

  Sebastian Smee The Art of Rivalry  Wednesday, October 12 @ 7:00pm  Pulitzer Prize–winning art critic Sebastian Smee tells the fascinating story of four pairs of artists—Manet and Degas, Picasso and Matisse, Pollock and de Kooning, Freud and Bacon—whose fraught, competitive friendships spurred them to new creative heights. Smee is the art critic of the […]

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