Authors  Showcase

Join author Sarah Jaquette Ray, Ph.D., Professor and Chair in Environmental Studies Department at Humboldt State University discuss her book "A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety" with Kyle Pickett.  Combining insights from psychology, sociology, social movements, mindfulness, and the environmental humanities, Ray explains why and how we need to let go of eco-guilt, resist burnout, and cultivate resilience while advocating for climate justice.  (VIRTUAL)

AUTHORS SHOWCASE

In Conversation with Sarah Jaquette Ray

Tuesday, September 20 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Join author Sarah Jaquette Ray, Ph.D., Professor and Chair in Environmental Studies Department at Humboldt State University discuss her book "A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety" with Kyle Pickett. Combining insights from psychology, sociology, social movements, mindfulness, and the environmental humanities, Ray explains why and how we need to let go of eco-guilt, resist burnout, and cultivate resilience while advocating for climate justice. (VIRTUAL)

San Francisco Chronicle Urban Design Critic John King moderates this conversation with Architect Cathy Simon, FAIA, about her new book which examines the social, political, and cultural factors that have and continue to influence the evolution of the urban waterfront as seen through production created from art and design practices.

AUTHORS SHOWCASE

Occupation: Boundary: Art, Architecture, and Culture at the Water

Wednesday, September 21 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM

San Francisco Chronicle Urban Design Critic John King moderates this conversation with Architect Cathy Simon, FAIA, about her new book which examines the social, political, and cultural factors that have and continue to influence the evolution of the urban waterfront as seen through production created from art and design practices.

Julia Morgan was a lifelong trailblazer. She was the first woman admitted to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the first licensed to practice architecture in California. Over the first half of the 20th century, she left an indelible mark on the American West.

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Julia Morgan: An Intimate Biography of the Trailblazing Architect by Victoria Kastner

Thursday, September 22 | 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Julia Morgan was a lifelong trailblazer. She was the first woman admitted to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the first licensed to practice architecture in California. Over the first half of the 20th century, she left an indelible mark on the American West.