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Nicholas Kristof to keynote PSU Weekend
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 12:00am to Saturday, October 23, 2010 - 12:00am

Nicholas Kristof to keynote PSU Weekend

MORE THAN a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The New York Times, Nicholas Kristof is an extraordinary thinker, human rights advocate, and astute chronicler of humanity. He will discuss his latest book, Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, as keynote speaker for PSU Weekend Friday, October 22, through Sunday, October 24.

Kristof has traveled the major roads and minor byways of China, Africa, India, and South Asia, offering a compassionate glimpse into global health, poverty, and gender in the developing world. In addition, he is the son of retired Portland State professors Jane and Ladis Kristof. Visit www.alumni pdx.edu for more information on PSU Weekend seminars, interactive tours, reunions, and receptions.