Course Schedule – Fall 2023 / Contemporary Issues / DISTINGUISHED GUEST LECTURE SERIES

Coordinators: Arlynn Greenbaum, Bob Reiss, Karen Levin, Estelle Selzer

This bimonthly Guest Lecture Series enhances the Quest program experience by inviting recognized experts in their fields to present on varied subjects.

Past presentations have included discussions of global policy and political science, literature, theater arts, social science, and music.

B WEEK / WEDNESDAY / 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM


Sep 13Hilary Lewis, Philip Johnson and the Glass House.
Sep 27Anna Quindlen, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author.
      — Kenneth Leedom/Peter Cott Memorial Speaker.
Oct 11Jeremy Denk, pianist and author of Every Good Boy Does Fine.
Oct 25Lizzie Gottlieb, director of the documentary Turn Every Page.
Nov 08Jesse Green, author of SHY and New York Times theatre critic.
Nov 29      — Quest General Meeting, No Class
Dec 13Grace Cho, author of Tastes Like War.

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