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Joshua Kendall: America's Obsessives

The Commonwealth Club

Monday, August 12, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

Joshua Kendall: America's Obsessives

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Student Ended $7.00 $1.17

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


Dr. Kit Yarrow,  Chair, Department of Psychology, and Professor of Business,  Golden Gate University - Moderator


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, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)




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Commonwealth Club of CA
595 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94104

Monday, August 12, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

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