Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra

Join New York Times best-selling author Deepak Chopra as he shares new insights from his latest work "You Are the Universe" and creates a roadmap for "higher health," based on the latest findings in both mainstream and alternative medicine.

Are we in the midst of a major paradigm shift in science?

How does our understanding of consciousness also enhance our capacity for total well being (physical, emotional, spiritual, social, community, financial and ecological)?

Shirin Ebadi

PeaceJam NW

Presented by: PeaceJam NW, Office of International Affairs, LEARN Foundation

Human Rights and Human Progress: an Evening with Shirin Ebadi

Mohsin Hamid

Mohsin Hamid

This year’s Everybody Reads selection is Exit West by Mohsin Hamid. In partnership with Multnomah County Library and The Library Foundation, Literary Arts is proud to present a lecture by Hamid as the culminating event of the 16th annual Everybody Reads.

Mohsin Hamid was born in 1971 in Lahore. He grew up mostly in Pakistan but spent part of his childhood in California and returned to America to attend Princeton University and Harvard Law School. He then worked in New York and London as a management consultant before returning to Lahore to pursue writing full-time.