When: Tue., Oct. 1, 8 p.m. 2013
Why are we so often surprised when underdogs win? Why are the childhoods of people at the top of so many professions marked by deprivation? Malcolm Gladwell, uncovers the hidden rules that shape the balance between the weak & the mighty. He has been a staff writer with The New Yorker since 1996 & is author of such books as The Tipping Point: How Little Things Make a Big Difference & Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking.