June 3: Sharon Presley now has a YouTube channel. Click here to see it. Links to several of the talks she gave last year (see below) are now available through this channel. It also includes videos that illustrate whas Sharon calls "The Psychology of Freedom," including videos concerning the Milgram and Zimbardo experiments. Her brief essay on the followups to the Milgram experiment can be found at Resources for Independent Thinking by clicking here. Her essay on the personal characteristics of those who resist unjust authority can be found by clicking here.
She spoke on "American Women Resisters to Authority in the 19th Century" at Argosy University, Chicago campus on March 28.
October 13: Dr. Presley will be giving three presentations in San Diego next week. At UC, San Diego, she will be speaking on "Standing Up to Experts and Authorities" for the Students for Liberty campus group at 8pm on Thursday, Oct. 20. On Friday, Oct. 21, she will be speaking at the Libertopia Conference at 2pm on the topic "Government Is Women's Enemy." On Friday, she will be giving a critical thinking workshop there at 4pm.
On November 5, Dr. Presley will be giving a talk on "The Psychology of Freedom" at the Students for Liberty Regional Conference at UC, Berkeley at 4pm.
July 27: Dr. Presley will be speaking at her old alma mater Cal (University of California, Berkeley) on Sept. 14. Her topic "Government is Women's Enemy; Voluntarism and Mutual Aid are Women's Friends." Time and location to be announced.
Dr. Presley will be speaking at Libertopia in San Diego on the weekend of October 21-23. Time and date to be announced. Click here for more information about Libertopia. The topic is the same as above.
Her essay on Etienne de la Boetie for the Encyclopedia of Libertarianism has been adding to the Publications page.
January 5: Dr. Presley will be talking about her new book "Standing Up to Experts and Authorities" at the San Ramon CA Library on Wednesday March 16 at 7:00pm.
December 28: Dr. Presley will be speaking at the International Students for Liberty Conference in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 20, 2011. Click here for more info.
Dr. Presley will be talking about her new book "Standing Up to Experts and Authorities" at the Hercules CA Library on Saturday Feb. 26 at 2:00pm. Click here for more info
October 13: Two new essays by Dr. Presley have been added to the Critical Thinking about Authority section of Resources for Independent Thinking. Click here to access them.
August 23: Dr. Presley will be speaking at the Illinois Libertarian Party Convention on Sept. 10. For further details, click here.
Dr. Presley will be speaking at the Libertopia conference in Los Angeles on Oct. 16. The topic is "The Psychology of Freedom." For details, click here
While in LA, she will also be speaking at the Karl Hess Supper Club on Oct. 18. For the details, click here.
May 5: Dr. Presley's book Standing Up to Experts and Authorities is released. For the book website, click here.
May 4: Dr. Presley is speaking at the Martinez Public Library from 6:30 to 8pm, 740 Court St., Martinez. 925-646-2898
February 6: The top page of the new website for the forthcoming book on standing up to experts and authorities is now online: http://www.standuptoauthorities.com. The rest of the website pages will follow soon.
There is a new Facebook page for the book: Click here
The talk and book signing date at the Martinez Public Library has been set: Tuesday May 4 from 6:30 to 8pm, 740 Court St., Martinez. 925-646-2898.
January 27: The
new release date for the forthcoming book on standing up to experts and
authorities is March 31. A website (www.standuptoauthorities.com) will
be going up within the next week.
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