Episode 052 – Kory Stamper & Ryan Suffern
Bit of a shorter show today as it one of two this week!
Kory Stamper is a lexicographer for Miriam-Webster and has been editing dictionaries since 1998. Her writing has appeared in The Guardian, The New York Times and slate.com. Her first book is Word By Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries. You can visit her at www.korystamper.com
Ryan Suffern is the head of documentaries for The Kennedy/Marshall Company and has worked closely with renowned producers Frank Marshall and Kathleen Kennedy as well as legendary director Steven Spielberg. In addition to short and feature-length documentaries, Suffern has also worked on the features Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Munich and War of the Worlds. His latest documentary is Finding Oscar, which chronicles the decades-long search for a survivor of the Guatemalan genocide.