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52 Star Starred
Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94105
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Author Nina Teicholz ("The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet")
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4 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 07 2014

Good venue. Not much new with the subject matter and she was obviously an inexperienced presenter

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Nina Teicholz was a regular contributor to Gourmet magazine and has written on food for New York Magazine and Time Out New York. She has also contributed, on a variety of topics, to The New Yorker, The Economist, The Washington Post, The New York Times and Salon, among other publications. She was an on-air reporter for NPR for five years and was the associate director for the Center for Globalization and Sustainable Development at Columbia University, a think-tank directed by the economist Jeff Sachs.

About the Ticket Supplier: Commonwealth Club

The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation’s oldest and largest public affairs forum, presenting over 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy.

Founded in 1903, the Commonwealth Club has played host to a diverse and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Erin Brockovich in 2001. Along the way, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates have all given landmark speeches at the Club.