#About the event
Duration: 60 minutes
Ever feel like you don’t have enough time? Jenny Odell can help you clock off. In her brilliantly perceptive and subversive new book, the multidisciplinary artist and bestselling author dismantles the dominant conceptions of time that define our days, offering us different and more meaningful ways of experiencing the many rhythms of our lives.
Jenny Odell is a multi-disciplinary artist and author. Her first book was the New York Times Bestseller, How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy. Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, New York Times, Sierra Magazine, and more. She lives in Oakland, California.
Christine Jackman began her career as a journalist with the Courier-Mail in Brisbane, Australia, in 1993. She has worked in New York as a foreign correspondent for NewsCorp, in the Canberra press gallery and as the Australian's social issues writer. After several years as a staff writer for the Weekend Australian Magazine, Christine embraced freelance journalism, with features published in Good Weekend, Vogue and the Australian Women's Weekly. She is also a communications consultant.