The Twentieth

Guest List Richard Nash: “a strategist and serial entrepreneur in digital media,” according to his website biography. Mr. Nash works in developing a number of start-ups, primarily in digital media. Additionally, he is an award-winning independent publisher who once ran Soft Skull Press. His short book, What is the Business of Literature?, offers a thorough …

The Eleventh

Guest List Jon Ronson: a journalist, writer, and documentary filmmaker, who shared a somewhat bizarre story at the TED2012 Conference called "Strange answers to the psychopath test," featuring artful live-mixed sound by Julian Treasure and animation by Evan Grant. Michelle McKinney: an English artist who is a master of manipulating industrial materials to yield ethereal art. A …

The Ninth

Guest List Adrian Kozakiewicz: a 19-year-old German insect breeder who is known for breeding mantises. He frequently posts photos and videos of his work on his Instagram which has has over 136,000 followers. Florence "See See" Rigney: a 91-year-old nurse who has been on the job for 70 years. Ms. Rigney displays a remarkable level of compassion …

The Sixth

Guest List Oleg Kotov: a physician formerly employed in the Soviet space program who later joined the Russian cosmonaut corps. He is invited to dinner on the premise of a recent New York Times article which discusses the threat of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) from North Korea. According to the article, rocket engineers and professionals who were assigned to …