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    Ron Suskind

    Senior Fellow, Center for Ethics, Harvard University

    Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Ron Suskind has written some of America's most important works of nonfiction, framing national debates while exploring the complexities of human experience. His latest work, "Life Animated, A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes and Autism", chronicles his family's 20-year struggle with their youngest son's autism. In addition to his books, he often appears on network television and has been a contributor to The New York Times Magazine and Esquire. Suskind was the senior national affairs reporter at "The Wall Street Journal" from 1993 until his departure in 2000.

    Past Events

    Tuesday, Oct 14 2014

    7 PM

    Speakers share the defining moments that forced them to reflect on their lives and forge new paths. From learning to communicate with an autistic... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

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