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Bill Smith

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Bill Smith has served as chef at Crook’s Corner for more than a decade. His essays have been featured in newspapers and on radio and television, and his recipes have been selected for 150 Best …

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February 6, 2014

John Alexander & James Lazell

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John Alexander was born in Jacksonville, Florida, and graduated from Sewanee Military Academy and Princeton University. As a Rhodes Scholar he studied at Oxford, and he pursued graduate work at Harvard. He has taught English…

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February 6, 2014

Laura Ballance, John Cook, & Mac McCaughan

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Laura Ballance plays bass in Superchunk and formed with Mac the Merge Records label. She lives in Durham with her husband and daughter.
John Cook is a reporter for Gawker Media and has worked for…

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January 30, 2014

Bill Neal

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Bill Neal (1951-1991) was widely admired as a chef and the author of four cookbooks, among them the classic Bill Neal’s Southern Cooking.…

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January 30, 2014

Lynette Padwa

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Lynette Padwa, the author of numerous books, including Everything You Pretend to Know and Are Afraid Someone Will Ask, has collaborated on many more. She lives in Los Angeles.…

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Yoko Ono

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Yoko Ono is an artist and political activist known for her work in avant-garde art, music, and filmmaking. She has received numerous awards, including the prestigious Hiroshima Art Prize for her dedication to peace activism.…

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Michael Parker

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Michael Parker is the author of eight works of fiction, including his upcoming novel All I Have in This World. His work has been published in the New York Times, the Washington Post, …the 

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James Mahoney

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James Mahoney, D.V.M., Ph.D., has been a veternarian for more than thirty years. A native of Ireland, he is a researcher specializing in the reproductive systems of primates. He lives in upstate New York with…

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October 25, 2013

Aaron Lansky

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Aaron Lanksy is the founder and president of the National Yiddish Book Center (www.yiddishbookcenter.org) in Amherst, Massachusetts. The recipient of a MacArthur “genius” fellowship, Lansky has helped fuel a renaissance of Jewish literature in this…

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Derek Lundy

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Derek Lundy is an experienced amateur sailor. A lawyer by training and a writer by profession, he is the author of Scott Turow: Meeting the Enemy. He lives in Toronto. -…

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