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Gods That Fail

Amusing Ourselves to Death - Stuart Mcmillen

Neil Postman wrote on a wide range of topics during his lifetime, and was widely considered one of America's great prophets.  In this class Lev Moscow will lead a discussion on Postman's theory of education. We will read and debate some of Postman's most provocative work, and try to understand his central argument about why the school system fails. It is in short: that we need new gods. 




Location: Living Room

Will be shared with those who sign up in advance.

This Olio will take place in an apartment where everyone can bring their own snacks and drinks to gather together and learn in an intimate setting. Exact address will be shared with those who sign up before the event.


Other upcoming Olios


Aug 22

The Wisdom of Pop Culture

Taught by Geoff Klock
6:15 p.m. at Neuehouse Madison Sq.

Sign Up - $15

Aug 28

"I'll Play it First" - An Immersive Listening of Bitches Brew

Taught by Whitney George
7:30 p.m. at Nowadays

Sign Up - $15

Aug 31

Selective Histories: Memory, Aesthetics, & Urban Art

Taught by Lauren Hudson
7 p.m. at Strand Bookstore

Sign Up - $20

Sep 7

Should I Kill Myself or Have a Cup of Coffee?

Taught by Olio Happy Hour
7 p.m. at Strand Bookstore

Sign Up - $20

Sep 14

OlioHouse Launch | Eros: The Bittersweet

Taught by Jamie Warren
11:30 a.m. at OlioHouse

Sign Up - $60

Sep 21

Time, Desire, and Action: Ramayana and The Cosmic Game

Taught by Vishwa Adluri
7 p.m. at Strand Bookstore

Sign Up - $20


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