Mike Scotti


Author, The Blue Cascade: A Memoir of Life After War and Former U.S. Marine

Mike Scotti is a former U.S. Marine who fought in Afghanistan and Iraq, and is featured in the documentary film Severe Clear. His book, The Blue Cascade: A Memoir of Life After War, chronicles his post-war re-assimilation into society. Mike has contributed Op-eds to CNN and The New York Times.



Friday, October 12
Edison Talks

Edison Talks

Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong gathering of provocative presentations, performances and interactive installations led by globally... read more
Speakers: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Michael Sandel, Shaifali Puri, Scott Thomas, Deborah Kenny, Ph.D., Paul Dateh, Jason Silva, Michael Skolnik, AK Pradeep, Steve Stoute, Thomas K. Stat, Clemantine Wamariya, Mike Scotti, Graham Hill, Martin Cooper, Greg Anderson, Elizabeth Joy Roe, Dennis Hong, Giles Duley, Fisher Stevens
Oriental Theatre 24 West Randolph Street

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