Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at Hofstra University! Watch the Presidential Debate with your Neighbors, televised on large screen in the Community Center Hall. Doors open at 5:30 pm with Debate at 6:00 pm. Discussion to follow.
Commentary following debate by Dr. George Lakoff, Goldman Distinguished Professor of Cognitive Science and Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley. Author of the New York Times best seller Don’t Think of an Elephant!, Lakoff (and coauthor, Elisabeth Wehling), now bring us The Little Blue Book: The Essential Guide to Thinking and Talking Democratic. This book adds to our understanding of democracy and the language that frames our political debates.
Copies of The Little Blue Book will be on sale at the event and available for checkout at Albany Library.
Bring finger food or fruit to share with your neighbors.
Sponsored by: City of Albany, Alameda County Library & Friends of the Albany Library