Sonia Nazario doesn’t work well chained to a desk. Clinging with bare hands to the top of a sizzling freight train, though, is a different story.
At 10:45 a.m. today in the Amphitheater, documentarians and longtime collaborators Ken Burns and Geoffrey C. Ward will have their first discussion on the Roosevelts and their latest film, “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.”
In their new documentary series, “Vietnam,” Geoff Ward and Ken Burns are working to step outside of a solely American viewpoint to paint a balanced portrait of the war. The duo will show clips and discuss the work at 10:45 a.m. today in the Amphitheater.
In today’s 10:45 a.m. lecture in the Amphitheater, renowned documentarian and filmmaker Ken Burns will discuss a subject he knows well: the Civil War.
The Chautauqua Science Circle, following a Darwinian model, wants to evolve to meet the demands of the future.
Shortly after former Apple CEO Steve Jobs began his second stint at the future tech giant in 1997, he decided to scrap the plans for an Apple corporate museum in California’s Silicon Valley, and instead donate the company archives to Stanford University’s Silicon Valley Archives.
Chautauqua Institution lecture platforms, artistic programs explore American expansionism in Week Five
Jeffrey Rosen works in constitutional heaven. The CEO and president of the National Constitution Center lives out what he called his life’s passion, discussing and moderating dialogue on modern constitutional arguments. Rosen will speak at 10:45 a.m. today in the Amphitheater, beginning this week’s morning lecture series on “The Ethics of Privacy.”
The first time Barton Seaver was on the Amphitheater stage, it was 2012’s week on “Water Matters.”
Pamela C. Ronald is “absolutely essential for this week” at Chautauqua Institution, said Sherra Babcock, vice president and Emily and Richard Smucker Chair for Education.