Wednesday, May 9, 2012
11:30 AM–1:00 PM at the Hilton Post Oak.
We hope you will join us for an intriguing and insightful Conversation with Barbara Ehrenreich, which will include a speech and audience Q & A. Barbara’s deep rooted passion, profound ability to spur discussion, and her signature sense of humor are certain not to disappoint! At the podium, Barbara reflects with biting humor on her journey as a writer and activist. She will take the audience inside her Nickel and Dimed experience by sharing anecdotes and lessons learned from each of her powerful books.
Barbara is the author of 21 books, including the New York Times best sellers, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America and Bright-Sided: How Positive Thinking Is Undermining America. She is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, Harpers, the Progressive and Time magazine, and has appeared on Oprah, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report and The Joy Behar Show, to name a few. Instantly acclaimed for its insight, humor, and passion, Nickel and Dimed changed the way America perceives its working poor. More information about Barbara is attached.
If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Danielle Antaki at 713.667.4493, Ext. 10 or Dantaki@thewomensresource.org.