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July 14, 2009

July 23: The Non-Motivational Speaker Series Returns

The Non-Motivational Speaker Series returns on Thursday, July 23, at 7:30 p.m. in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

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Find out what you don't know about the Middle East, as Neil MacFar- quhar, Libyan-raised Times correspondent and author of The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday [interview here]; and Lucette Lagnado, author of The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit, a Sami Rohr Prize-winning memoir of growing up Jewish in Egypt [interview here], reflect on the oddities, eccentrics, and (lesser known) tragedies of the region.

This is a free event.


JLA Studios (Google Maps, Outside.In)
63 Pearl St (between Water St. and Front St.)
Brooklyn, NY 11201
[Next to the F train. Close to the A,C. Accessible by the 2,3].

Doors open at 7:00.
Event starts at 7:30.

Questions? Suggestions for future events? Email adamr@gelfmagazine.com.

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