Tell Me What You Read: Christopher Williams

Choreographer and dancer Christopher Williams answers some reading questions about his art and life. Tell me which authors, or what reading, you can see now were influential in your life and career? My childhood reading of mythology and folklore sparked a personal mythopoetic quest that remains the hallmark of my choreographic career to this day. Apart from … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Christopher Williams

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Tell Me What You Read: Donna-Jo Napoli

Donna-Jo Napoli, linguistics professor and award-winning author of children’s fiction Tell me which authors, or what reading, you can see now were influential in your life and career? As a child, I read voraciously.  My family had all kinds of financial and other problems, so we moved a lot, and I never had friends for very … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Donna-Jo Napoli

Tell Me What You Read: Susan Vollenweider

In Tell Me What You Read I interview well-kenned folk in public life about how their reading has shaped their lives, in the past and now.  Susan Vollenweider, half of the women's history podcasting dynamo The History Chicks, columnist for the Kansas City Star, mother, aspiring novelist, and school sports cheerleader Tell me which authors, … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Susan Vollenweider

Tell Me What You Read: Martin Fowler

In Tell Me What You Read, a new feature on this blog, I interview well-kenned folk in public life about how their reading has shaped their lives, in the past and now.  This week, Martin Fowler, software developer, incessant traveller and author. Tell me which authors, or what reading, you can see now were influential … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Martin Fowler

Tell Me What You Read: Wendy Bryant

In Tell Me What You Read, a new feature on this blog, I interview well-kenned folk in public life about how their reading has shaped their lives, in the past and now.  This week, Wendy Bryant, senior lecturer in occupational therapy at the University of Essex, artist and dog-walker Tell me which authors, or what reading, you … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Wendy Bryant

Tell Me What You Read: Kenny Farquharson

In Tell Me What You Read, a new feature on this blog, I interview well-kenned folk in public life about how their reading has shaped their lives, in the past and now.  This week: Kenny Farquharson, journalist, formerly deputy editor of Scotland on Sunday, now columnist and senior writer for The Times.  Tell me which … Continue reading Tell Me What You Read: Kenny Farquharson