Dr. Dana Suskind

Dr. Dana Suskind is a Professor of Surgery and Director of the Pediatric Cochlear Implant Program at the University of Chicago.  Her work as a pediatric cochlear implant surgeon led...

Cristina Henríquez

Cristina Henríquez is the author of Come Together, Fall Apart, a collection of stories, The World in Half, and most recently The Book of Unknown Americans a dazzling page-turner about a familys...

Wendy McClure

Wendy McClure has been writing about her obsessions for nearly a decade. Her book The Wilder Life: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie, is a...

Bethany McLean

Bethany McLean is a columnist for Slate and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. She joined Slate in October 2010 and Vanity Fair in July 2008 after spending thirteen years...

Jen Lancaster

Jen Lancaster is the New York Timesbestselling author of My Fair Lazy; Bitter Is the New Black;  Pretty in Plaid;  Such a Pretty Fat; Bright Lights, Big Ass; Twisted Sisters; Jeneration X;...

Gillian Flynn

Gillian Flynn is the author of the runaway hit Gone Girl, an international sensation that has spent more than 75 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. Her work has been published in...

Neil Shubin

Neil Shubin, professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy at the University of Chicago, is widely celebrated for discovering the fossil fish Tiktaalik roseae, a fossil fish also known as the “fishapod”...