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Richard Saul Wurman: Architect of Ideas

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RICHARD SAUL WURMAN created and chaired the TED conference from 1984 thru 2002 and the TEDMED conference from 1995 to 2010. He has written, designed, and published 90 books on wildly divergent topics. Wurman also reimagined the concept of guidebooks and information architecture.

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Author Nicholas Griffin: From Ping Pong to Jai Alai

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NICHOLAS GRIFFIN:  “I was born in London, left when I was 18, spent the next twenty years in New York and moved to Miami in the summer of 2013. I’ve written for newspapers, magazines, film and TV folks. But books, well, I like the books the best. I’ve got an English father, an American mother, a Venezuelan wife, a surfing son, a skateboarding daughter and a very old dog from New Jersey.”

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Author Gerald Posner and PHARMA

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GERALD POSNER is the author of thirteen acclaimed books, including New York Times nonfiction bestsellers Case Closed, Why America Slept and God’s Bankers. Posner was a finalist for the Pulitzer in History.  The New York Times said his latest book (2020), PHARMA, was “a withering and encyclopedic indictment of a drug industry that often seems to prioritize profits over patients…[it] reads like a pharmaceutical version of cops and robbers.”

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Larissa MacFarquhar: Journalist, Author

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LARISSA MACFARQUHAR has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1998. Her Profile subjects have included John Ashbery, Barack Obama, Noam Chomsky, Hilary Mantel, Derek Parfit, David Chang, and Aaron Swartz, among many others.

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David Harris : Author, Journalist, Political Activist

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    Introduction to David Harris.  2:41 min.   Interview: Raymond Elman. Editing & Production: Sabrina Rubinstein. Music:...

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