Archive for February 2010
THE ART oF AGING GRACEFULLY
The other night, I happened to attend the Chinese New Year event at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills. The food was sumptuous, the dÃ©cor inviting, the service impeccable, and I rubbed shoulders with celebrities and dignitaries. But the highlight of the evening was having the good fortune to learn an important lesson from a…Read More
Are Books Becoming Relics of the Past?
On Tuesday, the esteemed author, attorney, and reviewer, Jonathan Kirsch, invited me to join the New York Times reporter Motoko Rich and tech journalist Peter Kafka in a broadcast Jonathan hosted on “The Politics of Culture” at KCRW. http://www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/pc/pc100209ibooks_ebooks_and_th A lively discussion ensued about the eBook revolution in American publishing, a subject close to my…Read More