Tommy Orange

Tommy Oranges There There is an exceptional debut novel that grapples with the history of a nation while showcasing a side of America few of us have ever seen. After...

Dr. Lucy Jones

As one of the worlds most recognizable seismologists, Dr. Lucy Jones has a unique talent for making even the most complicated of scientific concepts accessible to all audiences. In her 33...

Jedidiah Jenkins

Many people dream about leaving their jobs to travel the world, but Jedidiah Jenkins is one of the few to turn this dream into a reality. Finding himself dissatisfied with...

Clemantine Wamariya

Clemantine is a storyteller and  human rights advocate committed to inspiring others through the power and art of storytelling. Her personal account of her childhood in Rwanda, displacement throughout war-torn...

Jean Guerrero

Multimedia journalist Jean Guerrero reports on the complex issues that connect and divide the U.S. and Latin America. A native Spanish speaker, she served as a foreign correspondent in Mexico...

Lidia Yuknavitch

Lidia Yuknavitch is a writer best known for her award-winning novel, The Small Backs of Children, and the acclaimed memoir The Chronology of Water, a searing story of surviving and learning to live...

Sherry Lansing

At 35, Sherry Lansing was named president of production at 20th Century Fox, becoming the first woman to head a major motion picture studio. During her 30 years in the...

Chris Guillebeau

Chris Guillebeau is an entrepreneur, explorer, and New York Times-bestselling author. During a lifetime of self-employment, Guillebeau visited every country in the world (193 in total) before his 35th birthday....

Lauren Markham

Lauren Markham is a writer and reporter based in Berkeley, California, and the author of The Far Away Brothers, a chronicle of unaccompanied minor migrants from El Salvador to the...