Thursday, January 29, 2015
Aasif Mandvi, Actor, Writer, Correspondent on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart";
Author, No Land’s Man; Twitter @aasif
Adam Savage, Host of "Mythbusters"; Twitter @donttrythis
As a self-described “Indo-Muslim-British-American actor,” Mandvi gained notoriety
as a regular correspondent on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." He is famous for
his satirical segments about religion, politics and foreign policy.
“No Land’s Man” is a humorous mix of stories exploring who Mandvi is and where he came from. He addresses everything from his
family, identity, and the cultural stereotypes he faced growing up in England and the United States.
Mandvi is an award-winning writer and actor and is one of the stars of HBO’s upcoming series “The Brink” with Jack Black and
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center Theatre, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara
Time: 6:15 p.m. check-in; 7 p.m. program; 8:00 p.m. book signing
Tickets: $25 non-members, $15 members, $10 students (with valid ID); $40 non-member with a book; $30 member with a book
Co-Hosted by The American India Foundation