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Joshua Kendall, Associate Fellow of Trumbull College, talks about his book "America's Obsessives"

The Commonwealth Club has offered YCSF discounted pricing on this event!

   

Mon, Aug 12 2013 - 6:00pm

Joshua Kendall, Journalist; Associate Fellow, Trumbull College, Yale University; Author, America's Obsessives: The Compulsive Energy That Built a Nation

Do we care if a professionally successful person is a psychological mess? From critically acclaimed author and award-winning journalist Joshua Kendall comes a mesmerizing look at the private obsessions and compulsions that drove seven American icons, including Steve Jobs, Thomas Jefferson and Ted Williams. What can we learn from these individuals? Kendall provides an anecdote-rich examination of the link between greatness and quirky behavior.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, YCSF members $10 with code below

http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2013-08-12/joshua-kendall-americas-obsessives

YCSF code: YALESF (all caps, apply on the credit card payment page)

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