Malcom Gladwell

Author, journalist and podcaster.

Author, journalist and podcaster.  He’s the author of five NYT best sellers, his most recent book is titled Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don’t Know,"  He’s also host of the podcast Revisionist History and is a staff writer at The New Yorker.

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Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book, “Talking to Strangers,” is out, while he’s hosting the podcast, “Revisionist History.”

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Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book, “Talking to Strangers,” is out, while he’s hosting the podcast, “Revisionist History.”

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