JOHN HODGMAN

Monday, April 21, 2014, 7:30 pm
Venue: Nourse Theater

Series: On Art & Politics

John Hodgman is a humorist, author, and television personality. He has a weekly “Ask Judge John Hodgman” feature in New York Times Magazine in which he resolves real-life personal disputes, with the help of bailiff Jesse Thorn. Hodgman makes regular appearances as the “resident expert” on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and was the “Personal Computer”– a personification of a PC– in a series of Apple commercials. He has authored a satirical trilogy of books, The Areas of My Expertise, More Information Than You Require, and That Is All.

Adam Savage is an industrial special effects designer and actor. Best known as a co-host of The Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters with Jamie Hyneman, his many talents have led him to a variety film and television endeavors. He worked as an industrial special effects designer for many commercials and films, including George Lucas’ Star Wars, Episodes 1 and 2, A.I.and Terminator 3. In 2012, he co-produced Unchained Reaction, a science and engineering reality game show