Episode 46

Published on:

13th Jul 2022

An interview with Chris Stokel-Walker

In this week's episode we speak to prolific freelance journalist Chris Stokel-Walker whose work regularly appears in WIRED, The Economist and Newsweek. Chris has written two tech-based books, and we chat with him about the importance of making your ideas relevant and timeless when switching from journalism to book writing. 

The author

Chris Stokel-Walker

Twitter: @stokel 

Instagram: @cstokelwalker

Website: https://www.stokel-walker.com/


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