Bruce Schneier at Harvard Science Center

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Bruce Schneier at Harvard Science Center

Harvard Book Store, the Harvard University Division of Science, and the Harvard Library welcome cybersecurity expert Bruce Schneier.

By Harvard Book Store

When and where

Date and time

Starts on Friday, March 31 · 6pm EDT


Harvard Science Center Hall D 1 Oxford Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

  • 1 hour
  • Mobile eTicket

Harvard Book Store, the Harvard University Division of Science, and the Harvard Library welcome cybersecurity expert and bestselling author BRUCE SCHNEIER for a discussion of his new book A Hacker's Mind: How the Powerful Bend Society's Rules, and How to Bend them Back. He will be joined in conversation by Hiawatha Bray, award-winning technology reporter and columnist for the Boston Globe.

A Return to In-Person Events

Harvard Book Store is excited to be back to in-person programming. To ensure the safety and comfort of everyone in attendance, the following Covid-19 safety protocols will be in place at all of our Harvard Science Center events until further notice:

  • All attendees are encouraged to wear masks. Performers may be unmasked.
  • All attendees must attest to their current health status (e.g., no current infection, symptoms or recent exposure to others with COVID-19)
  • All attendees must self-attest to the following:
  1. I am fully vaccinated against COVID-19 using a vaccine authorized by the FDA or WHO and have received my booster (if eligible), or
  2. I qualify for exemption based upon age, a medical contraindication, or firmly held religious belief.
  3. I also agree to immediately share with Harvard University Health Services any proof of my vaccination status if I am identified as an exposed person through public health contact tracing efforts.
  4. If not fully vaccinated, I have received a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result in the last 24 hours.

For more information regarding Harvard University's Covid-19 safety protocols, please visit their website here.


There are three ticket options available for this event.

Free General Admission Ticket: Includes admission for one.

Book-Included Ticket: Includes admission for one and one hardcover copy of A Hacker's Mind.

Free RSVP for Harvard University Students/Faculty: Includes admission only for Harvard students and faculty.

About the organizer

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Harvard Book Store

Harvard Book Store is a unique and special place—a locally owned, independently run Cambridge landmark since 1932. We are known for our award-winning author event series and extraordinary selection of books. Browse our complete upcoming author events calendar at, and check out our upcoming ticketed events here on Eventbrite. Be sure to sign up for our weekly e-mail newsletter for updates on readings, signings, sales, and featured books.

Refund Policy: Please note that event ticket purchases are non-refundable and non-returnable.

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