Otis R. Taylor Jr. on Oakland
February 26, 2017
On February 23, the cathedral is hosting an evening of music in remembrance of those lost in the Ghost Ship warehouse fire. To further reflect on art, artists and Oakland, San Francisco Chronicle East Bay columnist Otis R. Taylor Jr. will join Malcolm Clemens Young in conversation.
About the guest
Otis R. Taylor Jr. is the East Bay columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, focusing on the people who make the region a fascinating place to live and work. A South Carolina transplant, Otis spent more than a decade at The (Columbia, S.C.) State newspaper, writing about arts, culture and entertainment. Previously, Otis was the managing editor of a tech startup. Otis is interested in reporting on issues relating to diversity and equality in the East Bay, as well as the region’s history, culture and politics. He studied English at Clemson University.
A deeper look
About The Forum
The Forum is a series of stimulating conversations about faith, ethics and culture in relation to the important issues of our day. We invite inspiring and illustrious people to sit down for a real conversation with the Forum’s host, Malcolm Clemens Young, the dean of Grace Cathedral, and with you. Our guests range from artists, inventors and philosophers to pop culturists and elected officials, but the point of The Forum is singular: civil, sophisticated discourse that engages minds and hearts to think in new ways about the world.
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