Predicting movie success | David Sedaris | Burial of "ugliest woman"
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 |
Vinnie Bruzzese, a statistician whose company advises Hollywood studios and producers on how to hit the sweet spot with audiences, responds to the dismay of some screenwriters who believe this approach crushes creativity. Writer and performer David Sedaris on his new book of humourous essays, Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls. Laura Anderson Barbata, a Mexican-American artist on why she fought for the recent dignified burial of the remains of Julia Pastrana, the 19th century circus performer known as the "ugliest woman in the world."