Center lectures bring to campus engaging speakers whose topics illuminate Cranbrook's history and enduring legacy.
"Ellen Browning Scripps: New Money and American Philanthropy" Book Talk
Sunday, November 12, 2017
In her talk at Cranbrook House, Molly McClain will bring to life an extraordinary woman, Ellen Browning Scripps, who played a vital role in the history of women, California, the American West -- and the story of the Scripps and Booth families in Michigan.
The Revenge of Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter
Inaugural Bauder Lecture
Sunday, April 9, 2017
Best-selling author and journalist David Sax lectured about his book, The Revenge of Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter, which examines the demand for tangible media and handmade objects in the wake of the digital revolution.