The 2016–2017 Lecture Series is sponsored in part by Jennifer and Peter Roberts. Free Student Humanities Club tickets are provided through the generous support of Robin Leavitt and Terry Friedlander for lecture series, performing arts events and play readings.

2016/2017 Lecture Series

Miranda July in conversation with Marcia Franklin
Thu, Sep 22, 2016, 6:30pm

Generously sponsored by Jeanne Meyers and Richard Carr.

P.W. Singer
Thu, Feb 9, 2017, 6:30pm

Part of The Center’s BIG IDEA project Rayguns, Robots and Drones.

Arianna Huffington
2017 Sun Valley Wellness Festival Keynote Speaker
May 26, 6:30, 2017

Part of The Center’s BIG IDEA project Contemplative Practice.

The 2016–2017 Lecture Series On Sale Dates:

Fri, Aug 5, 10am
Series tickets on sale to members only

Fri, Aug 19, 10am
Individual tickets on sale to members only

Fri, Aug 26, 10am
Tickets on sale to the general public

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Upcoming Lectures

LECTURE: Miranda July in conversation with Marcia Franklin

Thursday, September 22, 6:30 pm

Miranda July is a filmmaker, artist, and writer. Her videos, performances, and web-based projects have been presented at sites such as the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Museum and in two Whitney Biennials. July wrote, directed and starred in her first feature-length film, Me and You and Everyone We Kno...

LECTURE: Inside National Geographic with Kent Kobersteen and Gerd Ludwig

Thursday, September 29, 6:30 pm

In an evening presentation, National Geographic photographer Gerd Ludwig will speak about several of his projects for the National Geographic Magazine and show his work. Former National Geographic picture editor and Director of Photography Kent Kobersteen will speak about the Geographic’s philosophy of phot...

LECTURE: P.W. Singer

Thursday, February 9, 6:30 pm

P.W. Singer is the author of multiple award-winning books, and a contributing editor at Popular Science. Described in the Wall Street Journal as "the premier futurist in the national security environment," 
Dr. Singer is considered one of the world's leading experts on changes in 21st-century warfare. Singe...

LECTURE: Arianna Huffington

Friday, May 26, 6:30 pm

Lecture Series and Sun Valley Wellness Festival keynote speaker Arianna Huffington is the co-founder, president, and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and author of fifteen books. In May 2005, she launched The Huffington Post, a news and blog site that quickly became one of the most widely-r...

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