Events

Reason Weekend 2013

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

  • January 31 - February 3, 2013

Outstanding speakers, stimulating conversations, a world-class hotel, and our Sapphire Anniversary—Reason Weekend 2013 will be held January 31—February 3 at the Four Seasons Las Vegas, and you will want to be there! 

ReasonNYC - Sex and the Citadel

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • March 13, 2013

featuring Shereen El Feki

ReasonNYC - Transcontinental Sex

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • April 24, 2013

Featuring Charles Mann, author of 1491 and 1493

The Future of Private Spaceflight

  • May 16, 2013

On Thursday, May 16, XCOR's Chief Test Engineer Doug Jones and Reason Senior Editor Brian Doherty will sit down at Reason.tv's Los Angeles studios to discuss the future of private spaceflight - and why California may no longer be the launch pad for the final frontier. You are cordially invited to join us in the studio as well as for a post-taping lunch immediately afterwards.

Lunch with John Hasnas at Reason: 5/22

  • May 22, 2013

 

In public policy, bureaucrats often point to "market failure" as the justification for government regulation. But is there a legal justification for this argument? 

You are cordially invited to a Reason.tv taping with Georgetown University's John Hasnas, who will discuss the superiority of free markets over government regulation. 

 


 

45th Anniversary Celebration, Washington D.C., June 19

  • June 19, 2013

Reason is commemorating our 45th anniversary with a series of private receptions throughout the U.S. 

Dr. Carl Hart on Drug Use, Los Angeles, June 21

  • June 21, 2013

Carl Hart—professor, neuroscientist, and author of the new book High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society.— will deliver a lecture arguing that the stories we have all grown up hearing about the dangers of drugs and their responsibility for ruining the lives of many users are just plain wrong. 

David Stockman in Conversation, New York City, June 25

  • June 25, 2013

David Stockman will be interviewed by Reason Magazine Editor-in-Chief Matt Welch and engage in Q & A with invited guests, all of which will be recorded for later broadcast by Reason.tv.

 

High-Speed Rail: A Reason TV Interview and Happy Hour, Los Angeles, June 27

  • June 27, 2013

Please join Reason for a happy hour and discussion with rail expert Wendell Cox and our own Adrian Moore about the future of high-speed rail in America.

Robert Scheer and Thaddeus Russell in Conversation, Los Angeles, July 9

  • July 9, 2013

On Tuesday, July 9, you are cordially invited to be in the studio audience for a Reason.tv conversation between Robert Scheer and Reason contributor Thaddeus Russell.

ReasonNYC - Carl Hart, author of High Price

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • July 16, 2013

Reason presents Carl Hart, author of High Price: A Neuroscientist’s Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society, in conversation with John Tierney.

Free Cities with Tom W. Bell, Los Angeles, July 23

  • July 23, 2013

Chapman University professor Tom W. Bell will sit down with Reason.tv to look at the challenges, failures and triumphs in Honduras, and make some predictions about the future of this principled libertarian model. 

Book Party: The Kennedy Chronicles, Los Angeles, July 25

  • July 25, 2013

Join Kennedy and Reason to celebrate her new book—and get the inside scoop on what REALLY went on at MTV! 

Book Party: The Kennedy Chronicles, New York City, July 31

  • July 31, 2013

Join Kennedy and Reason to celebrate her new book—and get the inside scoop on what REALLY went on at MTV!

Book Party: The Kennedy Chronicles, Washington, D.C., August 1

  • August 1, 2013

Join Kennedy and Reason to celebrate her new book—and get the inside scoop on what REALLY went on at MTV! 

 

World of Wonder with Fenton Bailey, Los Angeles, August 1

  • August 1, 2013

Join historian Thaddeus Russell at Reason.tv Studios as he continues his series of conversations with some of today's most provocative thinkers with World of Wonder's Fenton Bailey.

45th Anniversary Celebration, Seattle, August 15

  • August 15, 2013

Reason is commemorating our 45th anniversary with a series of private receptions throughout the U.S. 

The United States of Paranoia, Washington DC, August 22

  • August 22, 2013

In his new book The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy TheoryReason book editor Jesse Walker looks lays out five conspiracy narratives that recur in American politics and culture--and shows how these tangled stories reveal profound truths about the anxieties and experiences of the people who believe and repeat alternative theories of history.

America's Longest War screening, Joplin MO, August 26

  • August 26, 2013

The human cost of the War on Drugs is the subject of Reason.tv’s sobering new documentary, America’s Longest War. You are cordially invited to a special screening and panel discussion hosted by Reason Foundation and our friends at Show-Me Cannabis in Joplin on Monday, August 26.

ReasonNYC presents The Idealist, featuring Nina Munk

  • September 10, 2013

Nina Munk, in conversation with Gene Epstein, launches her new book

45th Anniversary Celebration, San Francisco, CA, September 11

  • September 11, 2013

Reason is commemorating our 45th anniversary with a series of private receptions throughout the U.S.

45th Anniversary Celebration, Charlottesville, VA, September 19

  • September 19, 2013

Reason is commemorating our 45th anniversary with a series of private receptions throughout the U.S. 


45th Anniversary Celebration, Detroit, September 20

  • September 20, 2013

Reason is commemorating our 45th anniversary with a series of private receptions throughout the U.S.

America’s Longest War Film Screening and Panel Discussion, New York City, September 24

  • September 24, 2013

The human cost of the War on Drugs is the subject of Reason.tv’s new documentary, America’s Longest War. On September 24, you are invited to a special New York City screening of the film, which will be followed by a panel discussion about the War on Drugs at the French Institute/Alliance Française.

ReasonNYC - Private Schools for All

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • October 4, 2013

Featuring James Tooley in conversation with John Tierney, New York City, October 4

James Tooley’s research shows that entrepreneurs in some of the most destitute places on Earth have found innovative ways of providing education to the poor, creating a large and growing industry of private schools. Couldn’t the same happen in wealthier countries – and even the U.S.?

ReasonNYC - The United States of Paranoia

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • October 8, 2013

featuring Reason Magazine Books Editor Jesse Walker, New York City, October 8

Conspiracy theories have been a potent force across the political spectrum, at the center as well as the extremes, from the colonial era to the present. Jesse Walker will be interviewed by John Tierney about his new book, in The United States of Paranoia.

ReasonNYC - Jesse Walker, The United States of Paranoia

  • October 8, 2013

Reason Magazine books editor Jesse Walker interviewed by John Tierney about his new book, The United States of Paranoia.

45 Years of Free Minds and Free Markets, Los Angeles, October 10

  • October 10, 2013

In celebration of the 45th anniversary of Reason magazine, you are cordially invited to join the three founders of Reason Foundation—Manny Klausner, Tibor Machan, and Bob Poole—for cocktails and conversation with Reason editor in chief Matt Welch and former Reason editor Virginia Postrel inReason.tv’s Los Angeles studio.

The End of Doom with Reason's Ronald Bailey, Los Angeles, October 16

  • October 15, 2013

Reason Science Correspondent Ronald Bailey, whose new book The End of Doom will challenge the neo-Malthusian control freaks, will sit down with Reason.tv to talk about why the environment isn't doomed, why we won't overpopulate the planet, and why things are generally getting better, not worse, over time. You are cordially invited to join us for lunch and great conversation with Ron.

ReasonNYC - Kindly Inquisitors: A 20th Anniversary Celebration

Location: Museum of Sex, New York City

  • October 15, 2013

Co-sponsored with FIRE
Featuring author Jonathan Rauch, interviewed by John Tierney, New York City, October 15

Join us as the author explains why gays and other minorities are better off if government protects bigoted speech than if government protects them from it.

The Reason Media Awards featuring the Bastiat Prize for Journalism

  • November 6, 2013

You are cordially invited to join Reason Foundation for the Reason Media Awards, which will be held November 6, 2013 at the New York Yacht Club. This exciting gala event will showcase the efforts of outstanding journalists who are advancing the principles of free minds and free markets by educating their readers about individual liberty, free markets, and the rule of law.  Three awards—the Bastiat Prize for Journalism, the Reason Video Prize, and the Lanny Friedlander Prize, which honors the lifetime achievements of a champion of liberty—will be presented. 


ReasonNYC - John Durant, The Paleo Manifesto

  • December 3, 2013

A conversation between John Tierney and John Durant, author of The Paleo Manifesto, about what evolution can teach us about human health.


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