Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 8:00 pm (click here to purchase your ticket)
Random House & Flyleaf Books host Dr. Brené Brown for a special, one-night-only online event to launch ATLAS OF THE HEART on Zoom.
**Your ticket, purchased here, includes admission to this exclusive event and a hardcover copy of Atlas of the Heart ($30 retail price), as well as sales tax and handling fees. We will contact you before publication day, November 30, to determine how you would like to receive your book. Additional shipping fees will be relayed & applied if you choose to have your book mailed to you.
Please contact Flyleaf Books at email@example.com with any questions. We can’t wait to see you there!**
In Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience, Brené takes us on a journey through eighty-seven of the emotions and experiences that define what it means to be human. As she maps the necessary skills and an actionable framework for meaningful connection, she gives us the language and tools to access a universe of new choices and second chances—a universe where we can share and steward the stories of our bravest and most heartbreaking moments with one another in a way that builds connection.
She writes, “In a sea of constant uncertainty and change, Atlas of the Heart is a book about finding the solid ground within us, and safely navigating our way back to ourselves and each other. This book offers a collection of tools, including new language that helps us more accurately talk about our emotions and experiences and a new model for cultivating meaningful connection.”
Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston, where she holds the Huffington Foundation–Brené Brown Endowed Chair at the Graduate College of Social Work. She is also a visiting professor in management at the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business. Brown has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy and is the author of five #1 New York Times bestsellers: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, Braving the Wilderness, and Dare to Lead. With Tarana Burke, she co-edited the bestselling anthology You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience. She hosts the 'Unlocking Us' and 'Dare to Lead' podcasts, and her TEDx talk, “The Power of Vulnerability,” is one of the top five most-viewed TED talks in the world with more than 50 million views. Her Netflix special, 'The Call to Courage', is the first filmed lecture by a researcher on the streaming service.