Oliver Burkeman

Oliver Burkeman is a writer for The Guardian based in Brooklyn, New York. Hisnew book, The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking explores the upsides of negativity, uncertainty, failure and imperfection.

Steven Pinker

In Conversation With… Steven Pinker

Oliver Burkeman explores human nature, violence, feminism and religion with one of the world’s most controversial cognitive scientists. Can he dent Steven Pinker’s optimism?

9 years ago