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Friday February 20, 2015

12:00 pm: Here and Now

1:00 pm: City Arts and Lectures
Aziz Ansari, comedian
Comedian Aziz Ansari, is best known for co-starring alongside Amy Poehler on the NBC series “Parks and Recreation.” Next fall, he will publish a book about modern dating and how technology has radically altered basic issues faced by singles.

Monday February 23, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Pine Tree Legal
A look at the work, mission and history of Pine Tree Legal Assistance.

1:00 pm: Intelligence Squared
An oxford style debate on the following question:
Should the world bet on America?

Tuesday February 24, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Tech Talk
The latest news from the world of gadgetry.

1:00pm: It’s Your World
Nazila Fathi
Fathi spent two decades as an Iranian correspondent for the New York Times. She fled the country in 2009, fearing for the safety of her family after defying a ban on media coverage of the Green Revolution. Fathi shares her firsthand experiences of Iran's transformation and her thoughts on where the country is headed.

Wednesday February 25, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
The Future of Maine's Workforce
A discussion of the collaboration between the Maine State Chamber and Maine Development Foundation and their recommendations for “Preparing Maine’s Workforce."

1:00 pm: Commonwealth Club of California
Charles Blow, New York Times Columnist
Blow’s columns deal head-on with the searing issues of social justice, race relations and the pitfalls of politics. As the only African-American columnist on the New York Times Opinion Pages, he writes pieces about American culture that provide powerful insight to the daily headlines.


Thursday February 26, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Maine Calling Book Club - "The Giver" by Lois Lowry
The Maine Calling Book Club reconvenes to discuss what some consider to be the first young adult dystopian novel.

1:00 pm: City Arts and Lectures
Eric Schlosser
Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser, author of “Fast Food Nation” and “Reefer Madness.” His newest book, “Command and Control,” examines the efforts of the military, since the atomic era began during World War II, to prevent nuclear weapons from being stolen, sabotaged, or accidentally detonated.


Friday February 27, 2015

12:00 pm: Here and Now

1:00 pm: Speaking In Maine
Pamela Cox
Speaking in Maine takes us next to Northport, and the Midcoast Forum on Foreign Relations. The speaker is World Bank Senior Officer, Pamela Cox. Her topic is “Dealing with Stubborn Poverty.” Cox is a senior international finance, trade, economic development and policy leader with over 30 years’ experience in the World Bank Group. She addresses poverty issues in Latin America, the Middle East and here in the United States.

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