The Geography of Bliss
Thursday, March 1, 11:15 AM & 7PM, Free, Humanities & Social Science (HSS) 165
Eric Weiner is a veteran foreign correspondent who’s worked on several award-winning teams for National Public Radio and been a business reporter for The New York Times. He’s been posted to New Delhi, Jerusalem and Tokyo, as well as Washington DC. He is also the author of The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World, a memoir of his travels to countries that are known for their happy people. A New York Times Bestseller, it has been translated into 14 languages. He is currently a regular commentator for NPR. Eric is the winner of the Angel Award, and a co-recipient of the Peabody award. His commentaries have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, Slate and The New Republic.
Sponsored by the SMC Associates, SMC Office of Public Programs, and SMC Global Citizenship Council.
Free & Open to the Public
Seating limited and strictly on a first-arrival basis.
Books will be available for sale and author signing.