Maze Branch Nonfiction Book Discussion: Moonwalking with Einstein

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Science journalist Joshua Foer's best-selling title "Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art & Science of Remembering Everything" was named one of the best books of 2011 by Amazon.com, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. Amazon says it �recounts Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top mental athletes. He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of remembering, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human memory.

Location: 
Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Read & Reflect: One Book, One Oak Park's Moonwalking with Einstein

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Science journalist Joshua Foer’s best-selling title "Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art & Science of Remembering Everything" was named one of the best books of 2011 by Amazon.com, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. Amazon says it “recounts Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top mental athletes. He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of remembering, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human memory.

Location: 
Meeting Room - Dole Branch

genre X: Moonwalking with Einstein

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

genre X is on tour! Join us for our monthly book discussion for readers in their 20s and 30s, now popping up at a new location each month. June's selection is premier One Book, One Oak Park title Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer. Join us to discuss at Fuego Loco, 722 Lake St.

Copies of the book will be available at the Main Library a month before the discussion.

Location: 
Fuego Loco - Oak Park
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