Columbus: David Denby & Sam Abrams

Event date: 
06/28/2016 - 7:00pm

 Join us Tuesday, June 28th at 7pm for a reading by David Denby, author of Lit Up, and Samuel E. Abrams, author of Education and the Commercial Mindset.​ Discussion to follow. 

Samuel E. Abrams is the Director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College.

David Denby is the author of Great Books, "an acclaimed account of returning to college and reading the Western classics during the curriculum wars"; American Sucker, Snark, and Do the Movies Have a Future?  He is a staff writer and former film critic for The New Yorker,  and his reviews and essays have appeared in The New Republic, The Atlantic, and New York magazine, among other places. He lives in New York City with his wife, writer Susan Rieger.

 

 
Event address: 
450 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024
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Education and the Commercial Mindset Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780674049178
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Published: Harvard University Press - April 25th, 2016

Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-Four Books That Can Change Lives. Cover Image
$33.00
ISBN: 9780805095852
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - February 2nd, 2016