Jad Abumrad

Jeffrey Brown

PBS NewsHour Senior Correspondent

Timothy Egan

National Book Award-winning Author of
The Worst Hard Time and Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher

Anne Fadiman

Award-winning Writer, Essayist, Editor, and Author of
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

Ira Glass

Radio Producer and Host, This American Life

Terry Gross

Award-winning Host and Co-Executive Producer of National Public Radio’s Fresh Air

Sarah Koenig

Elizabeth Kolbert

Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist and Author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe
& The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

Erik Larson

Award-winning Author of The Devil in the White City
In The Garden of Beasts

Joyce Carol Oates

National Book-Award Winning Novelist, Poet, Playwright and Essayist

Michael Pollan

Bestselling Author & Journalist
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
& Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation

Frank Rich

Author & Journalist, Featured Essayist
for New York Magazine

Orville Schell

Author and Journalist, Expert on China and Tibet

Eric Schlosser

Bestselling Author of Command and Control and Fast Food Nation

Julie Snyder