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Dr. Deborah Tannen, Guest Speaker

Fannie and Doris Berlin Lecture 
Sunday, April 29,2018 4:00 pm
140 HOOKER AVENUE
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY 12601   
RSVP (845) 454-2570              
Sisterhood@Vassartemple.org

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Vassar Temple Sisterhood is proud to announce that this year’s Doris and Fannie
Berlin lecturer is Deborah Tannen, author of the four-year, #1 New York Times best seller You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation. This book brought gender differences in communication style to the forefront of public awareness.
Dr. Tannen, a professor of linguistics at Georgetown University, is a frequent guest on such radio programs as NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered, and TV shows such as 20/20, Today, The PBS NewsHour, and Good Morning America. She is also a featured writer for such newspapers and magazines as The New York TimesThe Washington Post, and The Atlantic. She will talk about women’s friendships, as compared to men’s--the topic of her recently published twelfth book, You’re the Only One I Can Tell: Inside the Language of Women’s Friendships.
 
The Doris and Fannie Berlin Lecture will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 4:00 pm at Vassar temple.  The community is invited to join us for this exciting opportunity to hear a uniquely entertaining and engaging speaker.

This book brought gender differences in communication style to the forefront of public awareness. Dr. Tannen, a professor of linguistics at Georgetown University, is a frequent guest on such radio programs as NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered, and TV shows such as 20/20, Today, The PBS NewsHour, and Good Morning America. She is also a featured writer for such newspapers and magazines as The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Atlantic. She will talk about women’s friendships, as compared to men’s--the topic of her recently published twelfth book, You’re the Only One I Can Tell: Inside the Language of Women’s Friendships.