Join Us for The HCSD Annual Meeting and brunch, sunday, april 29, 2018.
Harvard Professor Maria Tatar is our special presenter during brunch. Graduates from all Harvard Schools welcome, of course.
Featured Guest: Professor Maria Tatar
Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m. - Champagne Reception; 11:30 a.m. - Brunch
Location: San Diego Yacht Club, 1011 Anchorage Lane, San Diego, CA 92106
Cost: HCSD Member - $55/ HCSD Member plus one guest - $120 / Non-Member - $70 / Table of 10 - $600
Cancellation Policy: We are sorry, but we cannot offer refunds for this event.
Yacht Club Dress Code: Smart Casual.
Yacht Club Parking: Free-parking on-site or on street if the Club is busy. If the parking is full, and you need to drop someone at the door, ask the at the guard shack for permission to drop your guest.
Maria Tatar's research focuses on Modern German Culture, Folklore, and Children's Literature. Her most recent work, The Annotated Peter Pan, commemotes 100 years of J.M. Barrie's novel Peter and Wendy. She has written books about Weimar Culture, the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, and childhood reading. The recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, she has written for the New York Times, the New Republic, and the Harvard Crimson. Her work has been featured on the Today Show and in Harvard Magazine. At our brunch, Prof. Tatar will talk about fairy tale heroines for the 21st century: how old and new fairy tales provide structure, empowerment and agency (or not) to their heroines and what lessons we can draw about them for our society today.
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