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A Garden of Prose

Francine Prose writes fiction and nonfiction in many forms. With an audio clip of the author discussing her writing process.
8.19.10

Physician Poet

Experiences as patient and doctor have shaped David Moolten’s commitment to writing.
8.19.10

An Unexpected Farmer

How Manhattan journalist Kristin Kimball found the best job in the world.
8.19.10

Internet Sheriff

Entrepreneur and author Michael Fertik aims to help folks keep their reputations safe online.
8.19.10

Dropouts

Forty-some years ago, three Sixties types dropped out. We drop in on them.
7.1.10

Soccer and Survival

Nick Gates ’91 has founded Coaches Across Continents to use soccer as an educational technique in Africa.
7.1.10

Curating Murders

Alfred Alcorn ’64 sets his Harvard-flavored murder mysteries in one of his favorite places: a museum. With audio from an interview with Alcorn.
6.29.10

Fifteen Percent of Immortality

Andrew Wylie ’70 runs a powerful literary agency that mixes hardball business and highbrow tastes. With audio from an interview with Wylie.
6.29.10

Highbrow Lingerie

Fashion designer Laura Mehlinger draws on inspirations ranging from Vladimer Nabokow to Prince.
5.1.10

New Ancient Sculpture

Sculptor James Dinerstein’s works in concrete and bronze fuse ancient forms with modern abstraction.
5.1.10