Showing 25 results for tag Think & Drink

Think & Drink with Richard Blanco

Join Young Artist Institute Artists-in-Residence and acclaimed poet Richard Blanco in conversation with Oregon Humanities' board member and SOU professor Bobby Arellano for an evening of exploring the American narrative, past and present, and the unkept promise of its ideals. This is a Think & Drink partner event with the Southern Oregon University  Pre-College Youth Programs

Event | July 13, 2019

Think & Drink with Danielle Allen

Join author and political theorist Danielle Allen and Adam Davis, executive director of Oregon Humanities, for a live onstage conversation.

Think & Drink | April 3, 2019

Think & Drink with Omar El Akkad and Emily Harris

Join two journalists with many years of experience reporting from the Middle East on the challenges of making audiences care about people and places that they can safely ignore.

Think & Drink | February 21, 2019

Think & Drink with Inara Verzemnieks, Kimberly A.C. Wilson, and Les Zaitz

Join three Pulitzer Prize-finalist journalists for a conversation about the state of journalism, democracy, and justice at the Alberta Rose Theatre on January 23, 2019.

Think & Drink | December 5, 2018

Think & Drink with Danielle Allen

The 2018–19 Think & Drink series on Journalism and Justice continues with a conversation with political theorist Danielle Allen, professor at Harvard University and author of the memoir Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A.

Event | May 22, 2019

Think & Drink with Omar El Akkad

The 2018–19 Think & Drink series on Journalism and Justice continues with a conversation with reporter and novelist Omar El Akkad, author of American War.

Event | March 20, 2019

Think & Drink with Les Zaitz, Inara Verzemnieks, and Kimberly A.C. Wilson

An onstage conversation on journalism and justice.

Event | January 23, 2019

Think & Drink 2018–19: Journalism and Justice

Join renowned writers at the Alberta Rose Theatre in Portland to explore questions relating to white nationalism, militia movements, war, police violence, and mass incarceration.

Think & Drink | September 11, 2018

Think & Drink with Eli Saslow

Join us for a conversation with Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Eli Saslow that will help us understand the culture that gave rise to white nationalism and how its hate-driven ideology has entered the mainstream.

Think & Drink | September 11, 2018

Sorry Not Sorry: When, Why, and How We Apologize

Join Josephine Community Libraries and Oregon Humanities for a Think & Drink conversation with Edwin Battistella, author of Sorry About That: The Language of Public Apology and writer Jennifer Roberts.

Event | August 23, 2018

How to Host a Think & Drink in Your Community

This toolkit will help you host Think & Drink events, big or small, in your community.

Think & Drink | May 17, 2018

Think & Drink with Rinku Sen

Deschutes Public Library, Oregon Humanities, and OSU-Cascades Diversity Committee present a Think & Drink conversation on racial justice and democracy in the twenty-first century with Rinku Sen, author of Stir It Up: Lessons in Community Organizing and The Accidental American: Immigration and Citizenship in the Age of Globalization..

Event | May 14, 2018

Think & Drink on Criminal Justice Alternatives

Join us for a conversation about alternative systems of justice with two people who have dedicated their careers to reforming the one we have now: Novelist and former criminal investigator Rene Denfeld; David Rogers, executive director of ACLU of Oregon; and Bobbin Singh, executive director of Oregon Justice Resource Center.

Event | March 14, 2018

Think & Drink with Rinku Sen and Mary Li

The 2017–18 Think & Drink series on race, power, and justice concludes with a conversation with Rinku Sen. Sen is a senior strategist for Race Forward, a national organization that advances racial justice through research, media and practice, and a contributing writer for the organization’s daily news site, Colorlines.

Event | May 16, 2018

Think & Drink on Organizing in Oregon

Join us for a conversation about the challenges and opportunities in community organizing around Oregon at the Alberta Rose Theatre in Portland.

Event | January 24, 2018

Field Work: Opening the Conversation

Oregon Humanities' Think & Drink program strives to include more voices and communities in 2018.

Magazine | December 15, 2017

Think & Drink on Tourism in Tillamook County

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum and Oregon Humanities present a conversation on the challenges and benefits of tourism in Tillamook County.

Event | October 20, 2017

Think & Drink with Walidah Imarisha

A conversation on criminalization, poverty, prisons, harm, and systems of accountability within the US criminal justice system with writer and educator Walidah Imarisha.

Event | October 9, 2017

Think & Drink

A conversation focusing on race, power, and justice

Event | November 15, 2017

Think & Drink on Poverty, Displacement, and Inequality

A conversation with Portland leaders and activists working on creative ways to mitigate the effects of the city's housing shortage and build more stable, prosperous communities.

Event | May 17, 2017

Think & Drink on the Future of Urban Development in Portland

A conversation about the future of housing and urban development in Portland with civic leaders and developers poised to make it happen.

Event | March 15, 2017

Think & Drink

Sparks provocative conversations about big ideas.

Think & Drink | February 15, 2017

"I'm Not Staying Here Another Day"

A conversation about the Great Migration with Isabel Wilkerson and Rukaiyah Adams

Beyond the Margins | June 28, 2016

Who's Minding Your Business?

A conversation with writer William T. Vollmann on privacy, surveillance, and hope

Magazine | March 25, 2014

Think & Drink Archive

Did you miss one of our Think & Drink conversations? You can find audio and video from past events here.

Think & Drink | August 1, 2009