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Winter Park Institute

2010-2011 Season

From Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Julian Bond to Edward James Olmos and Arlene Hutton, re-live the 2010-2011 Rollins Winter Park Institute season.


  • September 19, 2010
    The New Animated Magazine
    2010 Animated Magazine Presenters
  • October 13, 2010
    Making Toast: A Reading by Roger Rosenblatt
    Journalist, author, playwright and teacher
  • October 14, 2010
    Billy Collins, Roger Rosenblatt & Daniel Menaker: Writers & Editors; Marriages in Limbo
    Billy Collins, Roger Rosenblatt & Daniel Menaker
  • October 15, 2010
    Tears of Laughter; A Reading by Daniel Menaker
    Senior Vice President and Executive Editor-in-Chief of Random House
  • October 23, 2010
    A Talk Back with Jaron Lanier
    Computer scientist, composer, visual artist, author, and creator of the phrase "Virtual Reality"
  • October 28, 2010
    Edward James Olmos: We're All in the Same Gang
    Actor, producer, director, and Hollywood activist
  • November 4, 2010
    Robert F. Kennedy, Jr: Green Gold Rush; A Vision for Energy Independence, Jobs, and National Wealth
    Visionary environmental business leader and advocate
  • November 11, 2010
    Orville Schell: Climate Change and the Melting Glaciers of the Himalayas; Why It Matters
    Author and journalist, expert on China and Tibet
  • January 5, 2011
    Arlene Hutton: Whose Story Is It? From Page to Stage
  • January 18, 2011
    Terry Teachout: Writing a Biography
    The Wall Street Journal Theater critic and author
  • January 26, 2011
    Greg Dawson: From Ukraine to Juilliard; A Piano Prodigy's Holocaust Odyssey
    Orlando Sentinel columnist
  • January 29, 2011
    Eric Nightengale: How To Reconcile Theatre and Documentary
    Theatrical and artistic director
  • February 8, 2011
    Dr. John Gottman: The Science of Trust & Betrayal
    Voted as one of the Top 10 Most Influential Therapists of the past quarter-century by the Psychotherapy Networker World
  • February 12, 2011
    Ann Kirschner: Whose Story Is It? A Collision of Public & Private
    Author of Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story
  • February 15, 2011
    Lenore J. Weitzman: Master Class on Women in the Holocaust
    Author and Holocaust scholar
  • February 17, 2011
    Michael Neil Isaacson: The Music of Judaism, Women, and the Holocaust
    Composer, conductor, producer, educator
  • February 24, 2011
    Kombat Fuzzy: The Traditional Dance of Ghana
    Communications, community mobilization, and adult education specialist
  • March 3, 2011
    Julian Bond: Civil Rights Then and Now
    Chairman of the Board of the NAACP
  • March 29, 2011
    Billy Collins: Horoscopes for the Dead; A Reading
    United States Poet Laureate (2001-2003)
  • April 5, 2011
    Maria Arana: American Bridgework; How Different are the Two Americas?
    Author of "American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood"