October 11

Bina Venkataraman

Bina Venkataraman (born October 11, 1979) U.S. journalist, science policy expert – The Optimist's Telescope: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age (2019)

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Bina Venkataraman discusses her book The Optimist's Telescope

Elmore Leonard

Elmore Leonard (born October 11, 1925) U.S. novelist – Get Shorty (1991)

Elmore Leonard's Ten Rules for Good Writing

Elmore Leonard describes his writing process

Thích Nhất Hạnh

Thích Nhất Hạnh (born October 11, 1926 ) Vietnamese / French Buddhist monk – Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life (1991)

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Hanh talks about anger

Amos Gitai

Amos Gitai (born October 11, 1950) Israeli filmmaker – One Day You’ll Understand (2008)

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Watch a short interview with Gitai