From Dublin to Los Angeles and from action movies to the future of China, Columbia University Press authors will be discussing their works. Here’s a look at the who, when, and where of author events this week. (For a full lineup of December events click here):
Michael Mann, author of The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines will be speaking on Tuesday December 4 at 5:00 pm at The Commonwealth Club: San Francisco.
Andrew Nathan and Andrew Scobell will be discussing their new book China’s Search for Security on three occasions this week in New York City: Wednesday, December 5 6:00 pm at the Columbia University Bookstore; Thursday, December 6 12:00 pm (noon) at the Weatherhead East Asian Institute; and later that day at 6:00 pm at the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations
Drink in Andrew Smith‘s Drinking History: Fifteen Turning Points in the Making of American Beverages. On Saturday, December 8 at 10:30 am at Downtown Central Library in Los Angeles, Andrew Smith will consider a variety of beverages from Coca-Cola to Kool-Aid in American life.
Albena Azmanova will launch her book The Scandal of Reason: A Critical Theory of Political Judgment on Wednesday, December 5 at 3:00 pm at NYU Law.