Book Talk: Steven Pinker (PhD '79) and Andrew Meltzoff (AB '72) Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters

Presented by the University Book Store.

Event Details
Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Local time: 6pm - 7pm PST 

Location: Zoom

Ticket Price:  Four free tickets for our club, courtesy of Andrew Meltzoff. Email Dr. Meltzoff to request one.


We are proud to present noted Harvard professor and New York Times bestselling author Steven Pinker on his virtual tour for Rationality. This is a ticketed event. Your order of Rationality through the University Book Store website is your ticket for the discussion. You will receive your Zoom link via email two days before the event. If you purchase your book closer to the event time, we will email your code individually. If you have any further questions, please email us at Thank you and we look forward to you joining us!

Admission Guideline: This is a ticketed, virtual event. Copies of Rationality purchased through the University Book Store website will receive an admission link. The Harvard Club of Seattle has 4 free tickets which you may request by emailing Andrew Meltzoff.

Steven Pinker

Steven Pinker is the Harvard College Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. A two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and the winner of many awards for his research, teaching, and books. Pinker has been named one of Time‘s 100 Most Influential People and one of Foreign Policy‘s 100 Leading Global Thinkers.

Dr. Andrew N. Meltzoff

Dr. Andrew N. Meltzoff is a University of Washington Professor of Psychology, Job and Gertrud Endowed Chair and Co-Director of the UW Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences. In 2020, Dr. Meltzoff received the William James Fellow Award from the Association for Psychological Science.


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