Dr. Matthew Delmont

Dr. Matthew Delmont is the author of Black Quotidian: Everyday History in African American Newspapers and the upcoming Half American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II...

Oliver Jeffers

Oliver Jeffers is a world renowned artist, storyteller, and truly creative, innovative thinker, whose work has been celebrated by children and adults alike. His artwork has been exhibited in museums...

Ian Manuel

Growing up in one of the toughest neighborhoods in Tampa in the era of the “super-predator,” Ian Manuel began stealing cars at age 11, and at age 13, committed the...

Suleika Jaouad

Suleika Jaouad is an award-winning writer, speaker, and cancer survivor. During her years spent in cancer treatment, she started the incredibly popular New York Times column, Life, Interrupted, which chronicled...

Sigrid Nunez

Sigrid Nunez is the author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling novel, The Friend. Filled with witty jabs at the literary and publishing worlds, The Friend is a...

Holly Whitaker

Holly Whitaker is the founder and CEO of Tempest, Inc., a company she founded in 2012 when she resolved to deal with her drinking but found that the recovery program...

Eduardo Porter

Eduardo Porter has worked as a reporter for over two decades, covering business and economics across multiple countries. From his beginnings as a financial reporter at Notimex in Mexico City,...

Mike Lupica

Mike Lupica has covered the fast-paced world of sports for numerous publications, including the New York Daily News, Sports Illustrated and Esquire. He has hosted several successful radio, television, and podcast programs...

Rachel Cargle

Rachel Cargle is an activist, public academic, speaker, writer, and a prominent and provocative voice in intersectional and inclusive feminism. Cargles activist story began in 2017 with a photo taken...