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October 2018

Gary Kamiya

Gary Kamiya is the bestselling author of Cool Gray City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco, which won the 2013 Northern California Book Award in creative nonfiction. Kamiya will give a talk of 25–40 minutes, to include a conversation with Michael Johns and a question-and-answer session and book-signing to follow.

October 17 @ 7:00 pm
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November 2018
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Deep Humanities: Silicon Politics – Margaret O’Mara

Behind current headlines about tech’s disruption of American politics and privacy lies a largely hidden political history that spans more than seven decades. Drawing from her forthcoming book, THE CODE: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America, Margaret O’Mara talks about the relationships between the Valley, Sacramento, and Washington DC that reshaped American politics and finance in the modern age.

November 7 @ 7:00 pm
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Deep Humanities: The Human After “The Human” – Tobias Rees

The modern concept of ‘the human’ was invented by European philosophers between the 17th and 19th century. Today, fields like AI and biotech have rendered this philosophical concept radically insufficient. Dr. Rees discusses the repercussions for the human sciences.

November 26 @ 7:00 pm
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Location

Hammer Theatre Center, 101 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA 95113 Located between 2nd and 3rd St. in downtown San Jose.

Parking

Convenient parking available @ 2nd & San Carlos Garage $5 flat fee after 6 PM

Public Transit

Accessible by BART and VTA (2nd & Paseo De San Antonio exit is in front of the Hammer Theatre)