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Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward is an associate editor at The Washington Post where he has worked for 50 years. He has shared in two Pulitzer Prizes, one for his Watergate coverage and the other for coverage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He has authored 20…
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Heather Young

Heather Young earned her law degree from the University of Virginia, and practiced law in San Francisco before beginning her writing career. She received an MFA from the Bennington College Writing Seminars, a Fellowship from the Sewanee Writers’…
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Cheryl Popp

Cheryl Popp, the long-time Sausalito resident at the helm of Sausalito Books by the Bay, wears many hats: survivor of corporate America (as a marketing communications specialist); independent bookstore owner; published writer and journalist;…

Timbuktu

Jason "Timbuktu" Diakité is one of Sweden's most well-known hip-hop artists. Born in Lund to American parents—an African American dad and a white mom—he has released eight solo albums and numerous singles, the majority of which have reached…

Fantastic Negrito

When you listen to Fantastic Negrito, you’re invited to hear the story of life after destruction. Each song is a real story about a musician from Oakland who experienced the highs of a million-dollar record deal, the lows of a near fatal car…
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Camille T. Dungy

Camille T. Dungy is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently "Trophic Cascade," winner of the Colorado Book Award, and the essay collection "Guidebook to Relative Strangers: Journeys into Race, Motherhood and History," a finalist…
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Helen Macdonald

Helen Macdonald is a writer, poet, illustrator and naturalist, and an affiliated research scholar at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge. She is the author of the bestselling "H Is for Hawk," as…
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Robin Richards Donohoe

Robin Richards Donohoe has over twenty-eight years of experience in domestic and international venture capital. She is a Founder and Managing Director of the Draper International and Draper Richards Funds.  The Draper International India fund…
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Courtney E. Martin

Courtney E. Martin is an author, entrepreneur, and facilitator. She has written/edited five books, including "The New Better Off: Reinventing the American Dream" and "Do It Anyway: The New Generation of Activists." She writes frequently for "The…
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Patti Smith

Patti Smith is the author of "Just Kids," which won the National Book Award in 2010, and of "M Train," as well as numerous collections of poetry and essays. Her seminal album "Horses" has been hailed as one of the top 100 albums of all time.…