An Evening with Malcolm Gladwell

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Event:
An Evening with Malcolm Gladwell
Start:
May 28, 2012 7:00 pm
End:
May 28, 2012 8:30 pm
Updated:
April 23, 2012
Venue:
Toronto Reference Library
Address:
Canada

As part of the library’s Jamaica 50 celebrations, bestselling author and journalist Malcolm Gladwell discusses his work and his Jamacia heritage with the CBC’s Eleanor Wachtel.

Gladwell has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1996. His writing often deals with the unexpected implications of research in the social sciences and make frequent and extended use of academic work.

His four books – The Tipping Point: How Little Things Make A Big DifferenceBlink: The Power of Thinking Without ThinkingOutliers: The Story of Success and What The Dog Saw: And Other Adventures- are all New York Times bestsellers.

Presented in partnership with the Jamaica 50’s Art and Literature Committee.

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Note: Doors open at 6 p.m. Join us for a drink at a cash bar reception starting at 6 p.m.

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