TED Talks at the Mug TED Talks discussions are held at the Mug and Musket on Main Street, Youngstown, NY from 7 to 8 p.m. Led by Rev. Rex Stewart. Find us in the back dining room!:
Wednesday, March 8 at 7 p.m. Joshua Prager: “Wisdom from great writers on every year of life” As different as we humans are from one another, we all age along the same great sequence, and the shared patterns of our lives pass into the pages of the books we love. In this moving talk, journalist Joshua Prager explores the stages of life through quotations from Norman Mailer, Joyce Carol Oates, William Trevor and other great writers, set to visualizations by graphic designer Milton Glaser. "Books tell us who we've been, who we are, who we will be, too," Prager says.
Happens at a TED Talks at the Mug??? We meet over drinks for discussion at the Mug and Musket on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays each month to view a short TED Talk and then discuss what we’ve heard and seen! Simple as that! All are welcome! Look for us in the back dining room at the Mug (it’s nice and quiet back there!).
*TED Talks is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (usually 18 minutes or less). TED Talks began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Enter-tainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world, including in Buffalo, NY. ... See MoreSee Less