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Steven Pinker has 4 upcoming events.

Oct
16
Steven Pinker, The Sense of Style
A Cappella Books, Thursday, October 16 at 7pm
Steven Pinker, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. More information coming soon. Be sure to check back with us.

If you won't be able to attend this event, but would still like a signed copy of The Sense of Style, click the Event webpage below. (jasbro)
Event location: SCADshow, 173 14th Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Oct
1
Free Library of Philadelphia - Steven Pinker - A Sense of Style: A Writing Guide for the 21st Century
Joseph Fox Bookshop, Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30pm
A Sense of Style: A Writing Guide for the 21st Century Steven Pinker “Sweeping, erudite, sharply argued, and fun to read” (Time), cognitive scientist and linguist Steven Pinker has charted the way humans form thoughts and engage the world through a wide array of scientific research, scholarly writing, popular books, and magazine articles. These bestsellers include The Better Angels of our Nature, The Language Instinct, and Pulitzer Prize finalists The Blank Slate and How the Mind Works. In 2010 and 2011 he was named to Foreign Policy magazine’s list of top global thinkers. Pinker’s new book explores the ways in which the English language is being corrupted by texting and social media in order to propose practical guidelines for crafting useful, elegant prose. Tickets on sale August 22 at 10:00 AM! Parkway Central Library 1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway) This is a TICKETED event; $15 General Admission, $7 Students. For more information, please call 215-567-4341, or click here

Location: Street: Free Library of Philadelphia Additional: 1901 Vine Street City: Philadelphia, Province: Pennsylvania Postal Code: 19103-5207 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Oct
8
The JCCSF presents STEVEN PINKER
Books Inc. in Alameda, Wednesday, October 8 at 12pm
The JCCSF presents Pulitzer Prize-finalist Steven Pinker discussing his latest work, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. Click here for more information.

Location: JCCSF Street: 3200 California St City: San Francisco, Province: California Country: United States (added from IndieBound)

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