10:45 a.m. Lectures

Morning Lectures

10:45 a.m., Monday-Friday, Amphitheater

Ideas and opinions are exchanged in an open, challenging atmosphere, and Chautauqua's knowledgeable audiences have the opportunity to participate in question-and-answer sessions at the conclusion of the lectures.

Events

  • Monday, June 24, 2019 | 10:45am

    Annie Griffiths

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    One of the first women photographers to work for National Geographic, Annie Griffiths has photographed in nearly 150 countries during her illustrious career, and has experienced first-hand how photographs can bear witness to history and serve as catalysts for change.



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  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019 | 10:45am

    Nikole Hannah-Jones

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    MacArthur Genius Grant Fellow Nikole Hannah-Jones covers racial injustice for The New York Times Magazine, and has spent years chronicling the way official policy has created — and maintains — racial segregation in housing and schools.



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  • Wednesday, June 26, 2019 | 10:45am

    Dan Egan, CLSC Author, The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

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    For thousands of years the pristine Great Lakes were separated from the Atlantic Ocean by the roaring Niagara Falls and from the Mississippi River basin by a “sub-continental divide.” Beginning in the late 1800s, these barriers were circumvented to attract freighters from the Atlantic and to allow Chicago’s sewage to float out to the Mississippi.



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  • Thursday, June 27, 2019 | 10:45am

    Hugh Hewitt

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    Hugh Hewitt is the acclaimed host of “The Hugh Hewitt Show” on the Salem Radio Network, heard nationally every weekday morning; an NBC News and MSNBC political analyst; a professor of law at Chapman University Fowler School of Law; and a contributing columnist for The Washington Post.



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  • Friday, June 28, 2019 | 10:45am

    William J. Burns

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    William J. Burns is president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the oldest international affairs think tank in the United States. He holds the highest rank in the Foreign Service, career ambassador, and is only the second serving career diplomat in history to become deputy secretary of state. 



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  • Monday, July 01, 2019 | 10:45am

    John R. Kasich

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    Two-term former Ohio Governor John R. Kasich is a newly named CNN political commentator who believes in the power of individuals to affect change at the local level, and that we need to reach beyond politics and the issues that divide us to achieve solutions through unity and resilience.



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  • Thursday, July 04, 2019 | 10:45am

    Risa Goluboff

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    Risa Goluboff is the 12th, and the first female, dean of the University of Virginia School of Law. She is a nationally renowned legal historian whose scholarship and teaching focuses on American constitutional and civil rights law...



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  • Friday, July 05, 2019 | 10:45am

    Eric Klinenberg

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    Eric Klinenberg is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University and the author of Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life. 



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  • Monday, July 08, 2019 | 10:45am

    Corey Jaskolski

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    Corey Jaskolski is an inventor, engineer, National Geographic Fellow, photographer, AR and VR developer, and an explorer who specializes in creating technologies for some of the most challenging environments on Earth.



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  • Tuesday, July 09, 2019 | 10:45am

    Steve Winter

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    Wildlife photographer Steve Winter has spent over 20 years leading photographic expeditions to remote locations around the world on a mission to document big cats. 



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  • Wednesday, July 10, 2019 | 10:45am

    Rae Wynn-Grant

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    Rae Wynn-Grant is a conservation scientist, large-carnivore ecologist, nature storyteller, and advocate with expertise in using emerging technology to identify how humans are changing the way carnivores use landscapes.



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  • Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 10:45am

    Kevin Hand

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    Astrobiologist, planetary scientist and 2011 National Geographic Emerging Explorer Kevin Hand’s research focuses on the origin, evolution, and distribution of life in the solar system, with an emphasis on moons of the outer solar system that likely harbor liquid water oceans.



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  • Monday, July 15, 2019 | 10:45am

    Laura L. Carstensen

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    Laura L. Carstensen is Professor of Psychology and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson Jr. Professor in Public Policy at Stanford University where she serves as founding director of the Stanford Center on Longevity..



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  • Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | 10:45am

    Amani M. Allen

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    Amani M. Allen is associate professor of epidemiology and community health sciences at the University of California, Berkeley’s School of Public Health, where her research focuses on race and socioeconomic health disparities and the measurement and study of racism as a determining factor of health disparities.



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  • Wednesday, July 17, 2019 | 10:45am

    Joseph F. Coughlin

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    Joseph F. Coughlin is director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab, a multidisciplinary research program dedicated to inventing new ideas and creatively translate technologies into practical solutions that improve people’s health and enable them to do things throughout their lifespan.



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  • Thursday, July 18, 2019 | 10:45am

    Linda P. Fried

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    Linda P. Fried is dean of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, and professor of both public health and medicine. She is an internationally renowned geriatrician and scientist whose career has focused on how to accomplish health into oldest ages...



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  • Friday, July 19, 2019 | 10:45am

    Scott Kelly

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    History-making U.S. astronaut

    Scott Kelly is a former military fighter pilot and test pilot, an engineer, a retired astronaut, and a retired U.S. Navy captain.



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  • Monday, July 22, 2019 | 10:45am

    Trevor Cox

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    Trevor Cox is a professor of acoustic engineering at the University of Salford, where his research and teaching focuses on architectural acoustics, signal processing and audio perception.



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  • Tuesday, July 23, 2019 | 10:45am

    Larry P. Arnn

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    Larry P. Arnn is the 12th president of Hillsdale College, where he also serves as a professor of politics and history, teaching courses on Aristotle, Winston Churchill, and the American Constitution.



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