Live Longer and Prosper
Is "adaptive reuse" the secret to responding creatively to extended old age?
Big Questions Online, August 30, 2010
The lost glamour of World's Fairs
Big Questions Online, July 22, 2010
Home Is Where the Heart Is
The Wall Street Journal, May 04, 2010A longing for the perfect life in the perfect environment can make real-estate listings as evocative as novels. Review of Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House by Meghan Daum
Review of The Art of Choosing by Sheena Iyengar
The New York Times Book Review, April 17, 2010
A Power to Persuade
The deeper meaning of glamour
The Weekly Standard, March 27, 2010After C-SPAN reran a 1999 BookNotes interview about my first book, I received an email from a disappointed viewer. He was chagrined to hear that I was editing a website called DeepGlamour instead of writing “more serious nonfiction.” Glamour, he implied, is a trivial subject, unworthy of consideration by people who watch, much less appear on, C-SPAN.