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REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE FOR 6-WEEK ECOURSE ‘OPRAH’S LIFECLASS PRESENTS BRENÉ BROWN: THE GIFTS OF IMPERFECTION PART TWO’ ON OPRAH.COM
All-New ‘Oprah’s Lifeclass’ Branded E-Course Beginning March 2014
Los Angeles, CA – Due to overwhelming response, “Oprah’s Lifeclass,” OWN’s Emmy® Award-winning interactive series from Harpo Studios, announced today an all-new online eCourse “Oprah’s Lifeclass Presents Brené Brown: The Gifts of Imperfection Part Two” starting March 30, 2014. Registration is available starting today at oprah.com/brenebrowncourse.
Additionally, “Oprah’s Lifeclass Presents Brené Brown: The Gifts of Imperfection Part One” will be available again for users beginning Sunday, January 12 on Oprah.com.
In these groundbreaking six-week online classes, Oprah enlists author, professor and TED speaker Dr. Brené Brown to lead a hands-on course designed to explore the guideposts for wholehearted living as featured in Brown’s #1 New York Times best-selling book, “The Gifts of Imperfection.”
“The positive reaction we saw from thousands of users around the world as they engaged with the weekly activities and connected with the community and Brené through this e-course was powerful,” said Erik Logan, president, OWN and Harpo Studios. “We look forward to offering the first eCourse again for anyone who didn’t have the chance to participate the first time around, as well as creating a brand new eCourse for everyone to join in March.”
Developed specifically for Oprah viewers worldwide, these eCourses offer a unique online experience through creative explorations, live online Q&A sessions with Brown and a robust social component. Students will begin each week with an intention setting exercise from Brown and a special video from Oprah sharing her own perspective on each new lesson.
Interested eCourse participants can register via www.oprah.com/brenebrowncourse. Registration for both Part One and Part Two available now. A special holiday price offers each of the six-week courses for $69.99. After that, the cost of the course is $79.99. The special combined price for Part One and Two is $109.99 for a limited time.
About “Oprah’s Lifeclass” Branded Initiatives
The Emmy award-winning series “Oprah’s Lifeclass,” produced by Harpo Studios, is a richly interactive worldwide social experience for millions of students who participate in inspiring conversations with Oprah Winfrey on-air, online and via social media. For each episode, Oprah is joined by a hand-picked expert, and together they interact with viewers to share principles and tools that can help people live more meaningful and fulfilling lives. As an extension, Oprah.com has created unique branded initiatives to allow the community to go deeper into the content and topics, including a 21-Day Meditation Experience, which features Oprah and world-renowned author and pioneer in mind-body medicine, Dr. Deepak Chopra in addition to the Brené Brown eCourses.
About Brené Brown, PhD
Brené Brown, Ph.D., LMSW is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work and #1 New York Times bestselling author. A nationally renowned speaker, Brown has spent the past decade studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame. She has won numerous teaching awards, including the College’s Outstanding Faculty Award. Her 2010 TEDx Houston talk on the power of vulnerability is one of the most watched talks on TED.com with over 11 million views to date. Brown was featured on OWN’s Emmy Award winning series “Super Soul Sunday” and joined Oprah Winfrey as the guest teacher in two episodes of “Oprah’s Lifeclass” and is also a contributing columnist for O, The Oprah Magazine.
About OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey’s heart and creative instincts inform the brand – and the magnetism of the channel. Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in primetime, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. OWN is a singular destination on cable. Depth with edge. Heart. Star power. Connection. And endless possibilities. OWN is a joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications. The network debuted on January 1, 2011 and is available in 85 million homes. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform Oprah.com.