According to Howard Szigeti, founder of the Unique Lives and Experiences lecture series almost twenty years ago in Toronto, its a girl thing: The overall spirit of the concept is to bring compelling female role models to speak to a room filled nearly exclusively with women, he says. Women talking to women has always been the mission. And it seems like a good formula. The series, a recurring event in Denver for eleven years now, continues to bring marvelous women to town, making each lecture what Szigeti calls Monday Night Football for women. Right. Give that a moments thought and youll know exactly what he means.
Grab your girlfriend, then, and get ready to bond over tonights lecture with CNN correspondent Christiane Amanpour, a true woman of the world whos a familiar face no matter where shes broadcasting from, and her husband, James Rubin, a fellow journalist and former assistant secretary of state for foreign affairs. And notice that Rubin is the secondary speaker. Thats all you need to know.
Amanpour and Rubin speak at 7:30 p.m. at the Buell Theatre in the Denver Performing Arts Complex; call 1-877-872-8124 for tickets or visit www.uniquelives.com.
Mon., May 18, 7:30 p.m., 2009
Get the Things to Do Newsletter
Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Denver, and never be bored again. With suggestions for every day of the week, our recommendations will keep you busy on any budget.