Contributor & Senior Writer, ABC & ESPN
LZ Granderson is an ABC contributor and a senior writer for ESPN. A journalist for nearly 20 years, Granderson has worked for
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The South Bend Tribune and The Grand Rapids Press. He is a former Hechinger Institute fellow, and his commentary has been recognized by the Online News Association, the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association. Videos
Oct 15, 2015
Thursday, October 15
In the 16th and 17th centuries, Shakespeare invented over 1,700 English words, creating a cascade of effects on spoken and written language....
Speakers: Deborah Fallows, Kory Stamper, Dana Suskind, Dan Emodi, LZ Granderson, David J. Peterson
610 S. Michigan Ave.
Oct 16, 2014
Thursday, October 16
Advertisements, television and news coverage all provide a mirror on the deeply ingrained, often unconscious biases still present in our society....
Speakers: LZ Granderson, Beau Basel Beaudoin, Ph.D., Desiree Rogers, Salim Akil and more speakers to be announced
22 W. Washington St.
Oct 15, 2014
Wednesday, October 15
This is not your average professional development session. Learn how to boost your own productivity by working like a philosopher, MMA fighter,...
Speakers: Christian Madsbjerg, Bonnie Curtis, Rich Franklin, Leroy Chiao , LZ Granderson
375 East Chicago Avenue
Oct 9, 2012
Tuesday, October 09
How do we become who we are? Is our personality determined by genetics and the wiring of our brains at birth, or built over time through memory and...
Speakers: Hanna Rosin, Baratunde Thurston, LZ Granderson, Brooke Magnanti, James Fallon, Eric Daigh
Owen Theatre @ Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn Street