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Changing the Model

As audio platforms like podcasts become mainstream, best-selling authors are moving into it and other new spaces to reach a wider audience, but the impact they’re having in relation to legacy book publishing and sales is yet to be seen. 1,022 more words


Weekly Digest 8/23/18

Robert Caro Gothamist interview & Robert Caro NYRBooks interview – I read The Power Broker last year and loved it. It’s both a biography of Robert Moses and a treatise on power. 349 more words

Weekly Digest

A Courageous Loyalty: Patti Smith's 'M Train'

We were staying in New York for six nights. It was our first visit and we had exhausted ourselves on the art and the essentials such as Liberty and Ellis islands and the Brooklyn Bridge. 1,255 more words


“In a democracy political power comes ultimately not from a gun’s barrel or a monarch’s manifesto but from a voting booth. Understanding political power in a democracy requires understanding elections. 95 more words


24 Books To Hone Your Strategic Mind

Strategy isn’t something that’s taught well in school. Hell, most people probably couldn’t tell you the difference between “strategy” and “tactics” (or even know there is a difference.)… 7 more words