Non Fiction Authors

Michael J. Tougias

New York Times best-selling author of The Finest Hours, Tougias shares incredible survival stories, sharing lessons about decision-making, goal attainment & resilience.

 

Michael Tougias Videos!

 

Jeffrey Simon

An internationally recognized writer, lecturer and consultant on domestic terrorism and political violence. He runs Political Risk Assessment Co., Inc., a security and terrorism research consulting company.

Video: Dr. Simon On the Boston Bombings

Jessica Valenti

Valenti is one of the Top 100 Inspiring Women in the world. Bestselling author and co-founder of award-winning blog, Feminsting.com, she speaks on feminism, politics and defying gender norms. A leading voice in the #MeToo movement.

Video: Jessica speaks to NARAL

Tim Riley Author

Tim Riley

Journalism professor and NPR commentator, Riley’s books on the Beatles and John Lennon are consider definitive works. He also speaks about the way that social media has changed the face of journalism.

Video: Tim Riley on John Lennon

Lewis Hyde

Lewis Hyde

Essayist, translator, scholar and poet whose work focuses on the nature of imagination, creativity, the “cultural commons” and, most recently, “the art of forgetting” as it appears in myth, politics, art and spiritual life.  A true “writer’s writer.”

Video: Common As Air — Revolution, Art, and Ownership