FROM Andrew Sean Greer
Andrew Sean Greer: The Confessions of Max Tivoli The hero of The Confessions of Max Tivoli is born an old man who ages backwards-not an unusual fantasy premise. What is unusual is the way Greer's use of language raises the material from science fiction to a universal parable of memory and maturation...
Securing Public Spaces, Super Wealthy Asians Vehicles are increasingly being used as weapons, as seen in the London Bridge attack over the weekend and in New York’s Times Square last month. The Compton-based company Calpipe is designing security bollards to help make public spaces safer. And novelist Kevin Kwan satirizes the “crazy rich” Asian jet set and their luxurious tastes in his latest book, “Rich People Problems.”
Industry insights and lessons learned from memorable guests We have interesting guests on The Business, and sometimes our conversations are too long to fit into one show. This week we give you stories that were too good to leave on the cutting room floor, including some sharp insights on making it in the industry from David Mandel, David Simon, Shawn Levy and Matt Reeves.