Presented by Lapham's Quarterly
Hearing Room 1: 12:30

Acclaimed travel writer Pico Iyer will discuss work from a historical and global perspective, using the writings, art, and artifacts found in the pages of Lapham’s Quarterly.

PICO IYER’s books include The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going NowhereVideo Night in KathmanduThe Lady and the MonkCuba and the NightFalling off the MapTropical Classical, and The Global Soul. He writes for The New York TimesThe New York Review of Books, Harper’sTime, and countless other magazines and newspapers around the world.

LEOPOLD FROEHLICH is a senior editor at Lapham's Quarterly. Previously, he served as managing editor for Playboy magazine.