Idea of Nature: Oliver on Trees in Lit
04.24.2014 | 5:00PM - 6:00PM | Boise State Student Union Simplot Ballroom
Susan Oliver, “Getting to the Roots of the Matter: Trees in 19th Century Literature.” Oliver is a reader in English Literature at the University of Essex in England. She specializes in late-18th-century and Romantic period literature, transatlantic studies, periodical culture and environmental writing. She also works on the more general literature and culture of the 19th century.
Amanda Ripley talk
04.30.2014 | 6:00PM - 7:00PM | Boise State SUB Simplot Ballroom
Ripley, is an investigative journalist for Time, The Atlantic and other magazines, and author of “The Smartest Kids in the World — and How They Got That Way.” Her first book “The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes — and Why,” was published in 15 countries and turned into a PBS documentary. In her books and magazine writing, Ripley explores the gap between public policy and human behavior.
More info: http://news.boisestate.edu/update/2014/03/19/investigative-journalist-amanda-ripley-speaks-boise-state-april-30/
Fettuccine Forum Panel: Women in Wine: Female Entrepreneurs in the Wine Industry
05.01.2014 | 4:30PM - 6:30PM | The Rose Room, Union Block, 718 W. Idaho St., Boise
Moderated by Moya Shatz Dolsby. Doors open at 5. More info: http://www.boiseartsandhistory.org/cultural-programs/events-programs/fettuccine-forum/