Join in as authors, thought-leaders, and personalities blend to create conversations about 21st century-living. There are forums, presentations, interviews, and documentaries that tackle issues both hyper-local and global with experts from a variety of fields.

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Michael Patrick Lynch

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

• The Loft

This thought-provoking work holds a mirror up to American culture to show that we are becoming a culture of dogmatic know-it-alls—and offers solutions for how we can reverse this dangerous trend.

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The Answer

Thursday, October 10, 2019

• The Historic Theater

The Answer tells the powerful true story of James Donald Walters and his extraordinary meeting with Paramhansa Yogananda, the great Indian Master. 

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Hoda Kotb

Sunday, October 27, 2019

• The Historic Theater

Today show co-host Hoda Kotb presents an inspiring collection of quotes that offer wisdom, courage, and hope—just the book to keep you motivated and recharged each day.

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Margaret Atwood: In Cinemas

October 25 October 29, 2019

• The Historic Theater

The momentous reveal of The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale, will be celebrated with an exclusive cinema broadcast of an evening with the Canadian novelist, poet, literary critic and inventor.  

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Rachel Slade

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

• The Loft

The mystery of El Faro’s tragic sinking and the truth about modern shipping is revealed in Into the Raging Sea—hear from journalist Rachel Slade, in conversation with Editor of Yankee Magazine, Mel Allen. 

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Samantha Power

Thursday, November 14, 2019

• The Loft

Former UN Ambassador and Pulitzer Prize winner Samantha Power delivers an impactful memoir, transporting readers from Dublin to Bosnia and the White House with humor and honesty.

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Rigs To Reefs

Thursday, November 21, 2019

• The Loft

A documentary that follows two marine scientists Amber Sparks and Emily Hazelwood on an epic journey across Malaysia and back to California as they explore the potential these massive industrial structures may serve as artificial reefs.

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CreativeMornings PKX

August 23 November 22, 2019

• The Loft

CreativeMornings Portsmouth is a local chapter of the global breakfast lecture series for the creative community.