tightropeSOLD OUT - Private Reception and “Tightrope” Book Talk with Nicholas Kristof AB ’81 and Sheryl WuDunn MBA ‘86

Please join us for an intimate reception, followed by a book talk sponsored by the Los Angeles Library Foundation, with Pulitzer Prize-winning authors Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, who will discuss their latest work, Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 5:30PM

Reception Location:  Meeting Room A/B at the Los Angeles Central Library, located at 630 W. 5th Street in downtown Los Angeles
Event Location:  Mark Taper Auditorium at the Central Library, 630 W. 5th Street in downtown Los Angeles (90071)


5:30–7:00PM: Private Reception at Toshizo Watanabe Exhibiton Center

7:30-9:00PM: Book talk at Aratani Theater

Registration is a two-step process:

Step 1: Pre-registration is now closed. Please contact Cynthia Torres for late registration options.
Step 2: Click here to register for the book talk (To receive the discounted price, type HARVARD at prompt “Enter promo code” on the ticketing page)

$15 per person (Private reception with the authors includes soft drinks, coffee/tea, and heavy hors d’oeuvres)

$ 30.21 (Book Talk general admission, not including the book which can be purchased at the event)

$ 44.32 (Book Talk general admission, including the book)

While parking is not included, parking is available in nearby lots


Cynthia Torres, cynthia@cynthiatorres.com 

REFUND POLICY: We do not provide refunds for any of our events.


5:30PM - 9:00PM Wed 26 Feb 2020 ( Timezone: Pacific )


Los Angeles Central Library: Meeting Room A/B (reception); Mark Taper Auditorium (event)
630 W. 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

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