Human rights attorney and author Deji Olukotun presents After the Flare, the much-anticipated sequel to his thriller Nigerians in Space, in conversation with Ed Finn, the founding director of the Center for Science and the Imagination. The event is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a book signing. Light refreshments will be […]

Stubbornness may be the defining characteristic of the moment we’re in. People seem increasingly reluctant to listen to other points of view or deviate from their tribe. So how can we get people to reconsider long-held—but perhaps poorly thought through—beliefs? In this informal workshop, Torie Bosch, editor of Slate magazine’s Future Tense channel and coeditor of What […]