Communication is key in every relationship, whether it's between family members, a romantic relationship or at the workplace. Commonwealth Club presents communication expert Deborah Tannen, who will talk about different types of communication and give advice on how to effectively communicate within your relationship. Tannen is the author of You Just Don't Understand: Women and Men in Conversation
, which was on the New York Times bestseller list for nearly four years. Specializing in explaining how conversational style can make or break relationships, Tannen has great tips on how to understand what is really going on behind the words and provide ways to make conversations better and more productive. Her many other books include You Were Always Mom's Favorite: Sisters in Conversation Throughout Their Lives
and You're Wearing THAT?: Understanding Mothers and Daughters in Conversation
. Tannen is a professor at Georgetown University and has authored many scholarly books and articles as well as plays, poems, short stories and personal essays.
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