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Larissa MacFarquhar Reading

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January 25, 2016 - 8:00pm
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall
Speaker(s): 
Larissa MacFarquhar

Larissa MacFarquhar’s book, Strangers Drowning: Impossible Idealism, Drastic Choices, and the Overpowering Urge to Help, about people living extremely ethical lives, was published in 2015. She has been a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine since 1998. Her profile subjects have included Barack Obama, John Ashbery, Derek Parfit, and Aaron Swartz.