World-renowned autism spokesperson, scientist and inventor Temple Grandin shares personal stories, inventions, and facts that will blow young inventors’ minds and make them soar. More than a blueprint for how to build things, in “Calling All Minds” Temple Grandin creates a blueprint for different ways to look at the world.
In “The Soul of America,” Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment of crisis in American politics by looking back at critical times in history when hope overcame hatred. Our current climate of partisan division is not new, and by exploring past dark moments in American history, Meacham shows us how our “better angels” have again and again won the day.
The event will be an onstage interview with St. Louis Public Radio host Don Marsh.
Individual Ticket—$30. Admits ONE and includes one copy of “The Soul of America” OR
Package Ticket—$35. Admits TWO and includes one copy of “The Soul of America.”
Tickets can be purchased starting April 9 through Brown Paper Tickets or at Library Headquarters. (No refunds.)
Presented by the ‘Buzz’ Westfall Favorite Author Series