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Hear two great lectures in Boise in October; get your tickets now

Feminist, author and Presidential Medal winner Gloria Steinem will speak at The Cabin’s Readings and Conversations on Monday, Oct. 17.
Feminist, author and Presidential Medal winner Gloria Steinem will speak at The Cabin’s Readings and Conversations on Monday, Oct. 17.

▪  Historian and best-selling author Jon Meacham, a Pulitzer Prize winner, offers his view of “America Then and Now: What History Tells Us about the Future,” at this year’s Distinguished Humanities Lecture and Dinner. The mixer is at 6 p.m. and the dinner and talk are at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Boise Centre, 850 W. Front St. $60 general, $125 benefactor. 345-5346, IdahoHumanities.org.

▪  The Cabin, Idaho’s literary organization, presents feminist, best-selling author and history-maker Gloria Steinem for the opening edition of the 2016 “Readings & Conversations” series. Hear her in conversation with fellow Smith graduate and Boise physician Mary Beth Staben at 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, at the Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise. $22.50 and $32 tickets are available on the mezzanine. Ticketmaster.com.

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