Dr. Danielle Allen

Dr. Danielle Allen


Political Theorist • Public Intellectual • Cultural Commentator
Dr. Martha Beck

Dr. Martha Beck


Bestselling Author • Life Coach • Inspirational Leader
Elizabeth Berg

Elizabeth Berg


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Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian


Bestselling Author • Novelist • Human Rights Advocate
Nadia Bolz-Weber

Nadia Bolz-Weber


Pastor • Bestselling Author • Memoirist

Jessica Bruder


Journalist • Author
Vikram Chandra

Vikram Chandra


Bestselling Author • Novelist • Memoirist

Justin Cronin


Bestselling Author • Novelist
Dr. Matthew Desmond

Dr. Matthew Desmond


Pulitzer Prize Winner • Bestselling Author • Urban Ethnographer

Dr. Brian Fagan


Archaeologist • Author • Climate Change Historian
Dr. Sheri Fink

Dr. Sheri Fink


Pulitzer Prize Winner • Bestselling Author • Journalist

Masha Gessen


National Book Award Winner • Bestselling Author • Journalist
Elizabeth Gilbert

Elizabeth Gilbert


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Jeff Goodell

Jeff Goodell


Author • Energy & Environment Expert • Investigative Journalist
Dr. Allyson Hobbs

Dr. Allyson Hobbs


Author • Essayist • Historian
Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon

Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon


Author • Energy & Security Expert • Political Scientist
Pico Iyer

Pico Iyer


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Mitchell S. Jackson

Mitchell S. Jackson


Author • Filmmaker
Gish Jen

Gish Jen


Cultural Commentator • Novelist • Essayist
Tayari Jones

Tayari Jones


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Hillary Jordan


Bestselling Author • Novelist • Screenwriter

Piper Kerman


Bestselling Author • Memoirist • Social Justice Advocate

Sue Monk Kidd


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Tracy Kidder

Tracy Kidder


Pulitzer Prize Winner • Bestselling Author
Lily King

Lily King


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Alex Kotlowitz

Alex Kotlowitz


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Laila Lalami

Laila Lalami


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Stephanie Land


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Kiese Laymon


Bestselling Author • Social Critic • Essayist
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

Gayle Tzemach Lemmon


Bestselling Author • Journalist • Women’s Advocate
Ayana Mathis

Ayana Mathis


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Colum McCann

Colum McCann


National Book Award Winner • Bestselling Author • Novelist
Jeremy McCarter

Jeremy McCarter


Cultural Historian • Bestselling Author
Maaza Mengiste

Maaza Mengiste


Novelist • Essayist • Social Justice Advocate
Emily Nussbaum

Emily Nussbaum


TV Critic • Pulitzer Prize Winner • Essayist
Téa Obreht

Téa Obreht


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Susan Orlean

Susan Orlean


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Christa Parravani


Essayist • Memoirist • Women's Rights Advocate
Jennifer Pastiloff

Jennifer Pastiloff


Bestselling Author • Memoirist • Mental Health Advocate

Sheri Salata


Former media executive • entrepreneur • Memoirist
Eli Saslow

Eli Saslow


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Lisa See

Lisa See


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Joshua Wolf Shenk

Joshua Wolf Shenk


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Curtis Sittenfeld

Curtis Sittenfeld


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Rebecca Skloot

Rebecca Skloot


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Rachel Louise Snyder

Rachel Louise Snyder


Journalist • Author • Domestic Violence Advocate
Clive Thompson

Clive Thompson


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Krista Tippett

Krista Tippett


Public Radio & Podcast Host • Bestselling Author • Social Entrepreneur

Jesmyn Ward


National Book Award Winner • Essayist • Memoirist