PageTurners 2013

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Saturday, February 23, 2013
Hosted by James Wallace Chair Peter Laufer
Led by Guest Author Lisa Margonelli

For Winter term 2013 the text is Lisa Margonelli’s "Oil on the Brain: Adventures from the Pump to the Pipeline," which follows the people, pipelines and politics that bring us energy. 

Lisa Margonelli is currently an Irvine Fellow at the New America Foundation. She has written for the San Francisco Chronicle, Wired, Business 2.0, Discover, and Jane, and was the recipient of a Sundance Institute Fellowship and an excellence in journalism award from the Northern California Society of Professional Journalists.

Saturday, February 23
2 - 3:20 p.m. Master Class (PageTurners class*)
4 - 6 p.m. Book Reading in Browsing Room, Knight Library (open to the public)
6 - 8 p.m. Dinner at Pape Reception Hall, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (invitation only)

*The 8th Annual PageTurners class is a hands-on story development workshop led by SOJC Professor and James Wallace Chair in Journalism,Peter Laufer. PageTurners is an intimate class in which students have the opportunity to work directly with an author. The primary goal of PageTurners is to enrich discussions of diversity issues in the SOJC. If you are interested in the class and have questions, please email Peter Laufer at