Spring 2021 Schedule / Contemporary Issues / DISTINGUISHED GUEST SPEAKERS

Coordinators: Arlynn Greenbaum, Bob Reiss, Estelle Selzer, Phyllis Weiss


The Guest Lecture Series enhances the Quest program experience by inviting recognized experts in their fields to present varied subjects. Past presentations have included discussions of global policy and political science, anthropology, literature, theater arts, social science, and music.

B WEEK / WEDNESDAY / 2:00pm to 3:30pm

DatePresenter
02/10
Vivian Gornick, Author of Unfinished Business: Notes of a Chronic Re-reader
02/24
Harold Holzer, Author of Monument Man: The Life and Art of Daniel Chester French
03/10
Eleanor Rudolph, Author of The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg
03/24Dr. Jacob Appel, Bioethicist and Author of Biology of Luck
04/14
Peter Gelb, General Manager of the New York Metropolitan Opera
04/28
Roz Chast, Legendary New Yorker Cartoonist, Memorial Guest Speaker
05/12
Nicholas Buccola, Author of The Fire is Upon Us

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