I interviewed host of The Daily Show, writer, and comedian Trevor Noah at Neuehouse for the launch of his book of essays “Born a Crime.” It was a special night! Check it out.
Arianna Huffington brings her warmth, wit and wisdom to the show. It was an honor hear about her life–from growing up in Athens, to Cambridge at sixteen, to moving to New York and founding one of the most powerful media companies in the world. She […]
For those of us who ever dreamed of living in New York City, Jay McInerney’s cult sensation “Bright Lights, Big City” fueled and formed our impressions of the city. Particularly the possibility of bumping into our literary heroes and partying with them until the wee […]
In a fierce talk titled “How to Draw the Elephant in the Room,” artist, activist, and journalist Molly Crabapple wove a story of a lifetime of rebellion and art, beginning with how she got into trouble at school, worked as a “naked girl for hire” […]
In a fresh and inventive PEN DIY talk titled “How to Sing Yourself,” Joseph Keckler used opera, fiction, poetry, photography, and performance to give the audience a glimpse of his genre and medium-bending creative process. Here, he speaks with PEN DIY host Angela Ledgerwood, and […]
PEN DIY: MARISA MARCHETTO ON HOW TO USE DEATH AS YOUR LIFE COAC Published on September 15, 2015 In her presentation for the PEN DIY, “How to Use Death as Your Life Coach,” graphic novelist and The New Yorker cartoonist Marisa Marchetto discusses how coming face to face with […]