Sharon Salzberg + Randy Cohen
Person Place Thing
Sunday, November 20, 2016
3:00 PM–4:30 PM
Meditation teacher and Rubin regular Sharon Salzberg is invited by humorist Randy Cohen to talk about one person, one place, and one thing that are important to her.
Person Place Thing is an interview show based on the idea that people are particularly engaging when they speak, not directly about themselves, but about something they care about. The result: surprising stories from great talkers.
About the Speakers
Randy Cohen is an American writer and humorist known as the author of “The Ethicist” column in the New York Times Magazine between 1999 and 2011. The column was syndicated throughout the United States and Canada. Cohen is also known as the author of several books, a playwright, and the host of the public radio show Person Place Thing.
Sharon Salzberg was born in New York City in 1952 and experienced a childhood involving considerable loss and turmoil. An early realization of the power of meditation to overcome personal suffering determined her life direction. Her teaching and writing now communicates that power to a worldwide audience of practitioners. She offers non-sectarian retreat and study opportunities for participants from widely diverse backgrounds.
Member Tickets: $27.50