Start: 12:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: The civil unrest that began in late January 2011 with the ouster of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak continues to roil this critically important Arab country. Subsequent President Mohammad Morsi, an Islamist and Egypt's first freely elected leader, was ousted by the army in July 2013 after mass protests. Join Active Minds as we explore the origins and implications of Egypt’s current situation and where this story may go from here. For information on Active Minds go to www.activeminds.com PDF of the Active Minds Lecture Series.
Start: 7:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: Award-winning journalist, author, and screenwriter Terry Frei is in his second stint at The Denver Post. He has been sports columnist for the Portland Oregonian, a football writer for the Sporting News, and an ESPN.com hockey columnist. Frei, whose previous books include Third Down and a War to Go and ’77: Denver, the Broncos, and a Coming of Age, will discuss and sign his new sports history March 1939: Before the Madness – The Story of the First NCAA Basketball Tournament Champions ($24.95 Taylor Trade). Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: firstname.lastname@example.org Terry Frei’s website