A Conversation with Baratunde Thurston

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A Conversation with Baratunde Thurston

Baratunde Thurston is a futurist comedian, writer, and cultural critic who helped re-launch The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.

Sunday, September 17, 2017
4:30pm-6:30am
Moore Theater, Hopkins Center for the Arts
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Performances

Baratunde Thurston is a futurist comedian, writer, and cultural critic who helped re-launch The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, co-founded Cultivated Wit and the About Race podcast, and wrote the New York Times bestseller How To Be Black. Baratunde is is a highly sought-after public speaker, television personality, and thought leader who has been part of noteworthy institutions such as Fast Company, TED, the MIT Media Lab, The Onion, and the gentrification of Brooklyn, New York.

Baratunde has an uncanny ability to crack the shell of any uncomfortable topic through a personal,accessible, and intelligent point of view. (From Beratunde Thurston website)

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Patricia McGuinn

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