Jon Krakauer

On May 1-2, Stanford University will host “The Way Forward: Title IX Advocacy in the Trump Era,” a conference for activists
2. "Antarctica is otherworldly, like nothing I've ever seen before. Stark, cold, beautiful desolation." ― Mark Hoppus 3. "If
Author Jon Krakauer has spent two years fighting to learn how a University of Montana student escaped expulsion for a sexual assault claim.
The greatest examples of the genre provide not only the pleasures of a gripping, whodunit plot, but they are also an examination of complex psychology and civilization when the tranquility of everyday life has been shattered.
Everest is a movie of grandeur and beauty. This is because cinematographer Salvatore Totino made the mountains of Nepal his star and created one breathtaking sweeping shot after another.
Everest is riveting. IMAX-3D brings Mt. Everest into your lap and the courageous climbers peril into your heart. Because of IMAX-3D and its power, you will feel as though you are on the climb with them.
Jon Krakauer, author of Into Thin Air, about an ill-fated climb on Everest in 1996, introduced the film earlier this summer
The "Into Thin Air" author tells HuffPost Live he still suffers from PTSD after his experience in 1996.
In classic Hollywood style, everything old is new again. They say the book is always better than the movie, but I'm of the mind that nothing's better than experiencing your favorite stories first on the page and again on the big screen.
Joy may be associated with so called Dionysiac type experiences in which wine and other substances produce the illusion of oneness with nature and others--an illusion that's quickly dispelled by the path of destruction generally left in the wake of such experiences.
I wrote more, much more, after I had children than I did before, even though I had far less time. When I was young and single, I squandered my hours. There was always a concert to go to, or a movie, or maybe I just felt like lying around and watching television.
Author Jon Krakauer posted "How Chris McCandless Died: An Update" Wednesday at The New Yorker online with the fifth theory he has put forward since 1993 to justify his claim that the young man did not die of reckless behavior but of poisoning.
So today, as we are confronted daily with the images of hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees who have fled extremists, I am unmoved to feel pity for the voluntary brushes with death that Marquis encountered.
It said Samel then led law-enforcement officers on a high-speed chase along the city's main thoroughfare, briefly against
Jon Krakauer, who spawned no end of crap for Alaska search-and-rescue personnel when he penned "Into the Wild" 20 years ago
There are big books that you buy for people you don't completely care about -- gift books, coffee table books. And then there are books like Mountain, books that cost you something to look through, books that repay the effort.
The program questioned the charity's record of building schools in Central Asia, reporting that of nearly 30 schools visited
Greg Mortenson is facing another lawsuit filed over his bestselling memoir, Three Cups of Tea. Read more on The Daily Beast