B.J. Novak on Taboo Subjects, Bold Moves and Surprise in Comedy | FULL EPISODE
Alongside show runner Greg Daniels, B.J. Novak is widely considered the major creative force behind The Office. He wrote, directed, produced and acted in the series for the better part of a decade before he left the set to write One More Thing and The Book with No Pictures, instant bestsellers both. We spent our evening with him working through the undeniable codependence between humor and darkness and what comedy can do that nothing else can.
Foreword: Writers In Conversation, presented by Medium
In the pilot episode of Foreword, held in Medium's spectacular downtown San Francisco offices, New York Times bestselling author Kelly Corrigan asks America's most beloved science writer Mary Roach Is Knowing More Always Good?