Cheryl Strayed: A Benefit for PlayWrite, Inc.
Cheryl Strayed is the author of the No. 1 New York Times best-selling memoir Wild, which received a big-screen film adaptation in 2014 starring Reese Witherspoon as Cheryl and Laura Dern as Cheryl's mother. Her latest book is Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life From Dear Sugar, a compilation of her Dear Sugar advice columns from the online magazine The Rumpus. Her books have received worldwide praise, and Wild was Oprah Winfrey's first selection for her Book Club 2.0. Strayed's insightful essays have been published in The Best American Essays, The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post Magazine, Vogue, Salon, The Missouri Review, The Sun, Tin House, Glamour and more. She's also a regular columnist for The New York Times Book Review and the co-host of the WBUR podcast Dear Sugar Radio, which originated with her popular Dear Sugar advice column on The Rumpus. For Cheryl Strayed: A Benefit for PlayWrite, Inc., Strayed talks about her thoughts on the creative process, her writing inspiration and what comes next with PlayWrite, Inc. founder Bruce Livingston at Newmark Theatre.