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Huston SmithDescribe your latest project.
Having just completed my autobiography, Tales of Wonder, I am now returning to work on my next book-in-progress, The Way of Wisdom: Philosophy as a Healing Art.
Alyosha, because he loved humanity.
Introduce one other author you think people should read, and suggest a good book with which to start.
Offer a favorite sentence or passage from another writer.
Have you ever made a literary pilgrimage?
What is your astrological sign? If you don't like what you were born with, to what sign would you change and why?
Why do you write?
Name the best television series of all time.
Recommend five or more books on a single subject of personal interest or expertise.
Aristotle for Everybody by Mortimer J. Adler
Healing the Mind: The Philosophy of Spinoza Adapted for a New Age by Neal Grossman
Therapeia: Plato's Conception of Philosophy by Robert E. Cushman
The Unwritten Philosophy by F. M. Cornford (This book deals with ineffability what can be intuited but not verbally formulated.)
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Huston Smith is internationally known and revered as the premier teacher of world religions. He is the focus of a five-part PBS television series with Bill Moyers and has taught at Washington University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Syracuse University, and the University of California at Berkeley. The recipient of twelve honorary degrees, Smith's 15 books include his bestselling The World's Religions, Why Religion Matters, and his autobiography, Tales of Wonder.