Book That Changed My Mind
Walter Benjamin Was My First Crush
October 21, 2014
"I found German writer Walter Benjamin through my middle-school history teacher ..."
I Hated English Class, Until We Read Nabokov
August 26, 2014
For years, I hid my book-loving self from my classmates.
'Talking Peace' provided a perspective on leadership as a combination of stubbornness, a moral compass, and an appetite for risk.
Middlemarch Showed Me How to Live
July 13, 2014
My junior year at Brown, I was so unhappy that I dropped out. In Arizona, I met a man. And I read Middlemarch.