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
The novelist taught me how to leave room for magic
August 26, 2014

For years, I hid my book-loving self from my classmates. 

A Book By Jimmy Carter Led Me to Work for Richard Branson
'Talking Peace' provided a perspective on leadership as a combination of stubbornness, a moral compass, and an appetite for risk
July 27, 2014

'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
My junior year at Brown, I was so unhappy that I dropped out. In Arizona, I met a man; and I read Middlemarch.
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.