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John Wilwol

John Wilwol appears in the following:

Filmmaker Turns To Education Reform, Gets 'Schooled'

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan puts forth his prescription for America's educational system in I Got Schooled. Reviewer John Wilwol says it's a "breezily written, research driven" book that debunks common myths about education in Shyamalan's distinctive — if flawed — voice.

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'Cancer Chronicles' Digs Into The Complex History Of A Devastating Disease

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

George Johnson's The Cancer Chronicles was inspired by his wife's battle with uterine cancer. It traces the history of the disease back to the very first tumor ever discovered — in a dinosaur bone. Reviewer John Wilwol says Johnson "writes clearly and colorfully without dumbing down his material."

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'Daily Rituals' Of The Brilliantly Creative

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

How do creative geniuses do what they do? Daily Rituals, which assembles the working regimens of 161 artists and thinkers into a lean, engaging volume, makes one thing clear: There's no such thing as the way to create good work, but all the greats have their way — and some are spectacularly weird.

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