Lantern - Joan Konner
Joan Konner is a longtime, award-winning television producer and writer. She is dean emerita and professor emerita of the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. In addition to The Book of I, she conceived and edited The Atheist's Bible, a collection of irreverent quotes, and You Don't Have to be Buddhist to Know Nothing, which documents the persistence of the idea of Nothing in Western thought. She introduced and taught the course "Covering Ideas" in the journalism school, and she was executive producer of Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth with Bill Moyers, a six-hour television series that has become a PBS classic.