TED Talks

Petworth Library

TED Talks

Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, 1 p.m.

TED talks imageTED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.  TED Conferences feature today’s most fascinating thinkers and doers giving the talks of their lives… in 18 minutes or less!  

Each month we will watch 2-3 of these short, inspiring TED Talks, followed by stimulating conversation. Here are February's selections: 
  • Chimamanda Adichie - The Danger of a Single Story
  • Pico Iyer - Where is Home?
  • Hetain Patel - Who Am I? Think Again