Horowitz: On being a ‘projectician,’ and more
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Adam Horowitz calls himself a “projectician,” a title he came up with in college when he realized he was “probably not going to have a normal career path.” He works on creative, collaborative projects — parades in Denmark, community performances in Colombia and Peru … and more. He explains his role to KCAW’s Holly Keen, and how he hopes Sitka will help.
What would the world look like if every human on the planet suddenly vanished? Alan Weisman set out to answer that question, traveling the globe to find out what would happen if nature were suddenly left to its own devices. more
Luis Alberto Urrea’s writing was rejected for 10 years before a New York publisher took his first book in 1993. Since then Urrea - currently in town for the Sitka Symposium - has won a slew of prestigious awards, and has been nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. more