MIT Press Live! Author Series


MIT Press Live! online events feature leading researchers and experts from around the globe discussing the important and timely topics we all need to know more about. The events cover topics from critical thinking during a time of crisis to concentration in times of distraction. The series includes talks and workshops on the great material revolutions of the last two centuries, extraterrestrials, and more. This author series is aimed at fostering vibrant online intellectual communities and spreading new knowledge.

 

Upcoming events

September 21st, 12:30 pm est

Join author Lee McIntyre as he discusses discusses his new book, How to Talk to a Science Denier: Conversations with Flat Earthers, Climate Deniers, and Others Who Defy Reason, with his editor Phil Laughlin.
Learn more and RSVP here.

 

October 12th, 12:30 pm est

Join the authors of The Transformation Myth: Leading Your Organization through Uncertain Times as they tackle the pivotal question of how companies can adapt in an era of continuous disruption.

 

November 16th, time tbd

Join Saul Griffith, inventor, engineer, founder of Rewiring America and author of Electrify: An Optimist's Playbook for Our Clean Energy Future, as he discusses a new action plan for fighting climate change while creating new jobs and a healthier environment: electrify everything.

 

December 7th, time tbd

Join science journalist Ashley Jean Yeager (associate editor at Science News), as she discusses her new biography, Bright Galaxies, Dark Matter, and Beyond: The Life of Astronomer Vera Rubin.

 

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