“All of Koch's projects—whether in publishing, neuroscience, or the Unlikely Collaborators conference—are about that idea of gathering and understanding identity.”
“In addition to publishing books, Catapult is offering creative-writing workshops and…a website where it will publish narrative nonfiction and fiction pieces, as well as a community site where writers can post works in progress and receive feedback from peers….
“That's part of what we want to do at Catapult—give people permission. Don't quit…We're here, we're with you, we support you.”
“Something born out of books, but beyond books.”
“Netflix’s first original feature film, directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga stars Idris Elba as a warlord who recruits an army of child soldiers in an unspecified African country….
“Elba keeps revealing more and more layers of his troubled character, to the point where the Commandant begins to assume Shakespearean proportions as a Macbeth-like figure”
“The Sundance Award winning film Crown Heights is the story of Colin Warner's wrongful conviction and his best friend's 21‐year fight for Warner's freedom….guests and panelists spent nearly an hour talking through the impact of Warner's story”