Larissa MacFarquhar Reading


A Reading with Larissa MacFarquhar

Event Details:

Date: Monday, January 25

Time: 8:00pm

Location: Bechtel Conference Room


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.