Jared Diamond
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'The World Until Yesterday' Reflects its Author’s Wildly Broad Scope
23 Jan 2013 // 5:05 PM

The Pulitzer Prize winner's purpose here is twofold: to trace how traditional cultures deal with these issues, and then to draw lessons for contemporary life.

Is Civilization good? Author Jared Diamond Investigates
10 Jan 2013 // 1:30 AM

Jared Diamond may be the world’s best-known geography teacher. The UCLA professor bristles with academic credentials — he’s won a MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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