Foreign Correspondent Lara Logan, O.J. Lawyer Scheck, Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon Among Speakers in Fairfield U 2011-12 Series

Connecticut’s Fairfield University announced the roster for its  2011-12 Open VISIONS Forum at the university’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.

The complete season line-up is as follows:

Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, at 8 p.m.
Chuck Todd: “State of the Nation: Polling the Mood”

Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at 8 p.m.
Lara Logan: “Apartheid to Afghanistan, Reporting from the Front Lines”

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, at 8 p.m.
Ben Brantley and Mark Lamos: “On the Aisle: Critically Speaking”

Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at 8 p.m.
Barry Scheck: “Capital Crimes Challenged by DNA Evidence”

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, at 3 p.m.
Rex Reed: “Hollywood Notebook: Glory or Gory?”

Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at 8 p.m.
Meadowlark Lemon: “Globetrotting into Civil Rights”

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at 8 p.m.
Sarah Vowell: “Author’s Liberty as a Voice of Patriotic Radicalism”

Monday, April 23, 2012, at 8 p.m.
Neil deGrasse Tyson: “Prospects for Survival of our Green Planet”

Single tickets for each lecture are $45. Subscriptions for all eight lectures are $306. Tickets and subscriptions are available through the Quick Center (203) 254-4010, or toll-free 1-877-ARTS-396. (1-877-278-7386).


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