Pico Iyer

Pico Iyer

Author, Critic, Essayist, Professor

Biography

Pico Iyer is the author of two novels and thirteen works of nonfiction, including reader-favourites such as Video Night in Kathmandu, The Lady and the Monk, and The Art of Stillness. An essayist for Time since 1986, he has been a constant contributor to more than 250 periodicals worldwide, including The New York Times, Financial Times, Vanity Fair and National Geographic. His four recent talks for TED have received more than 8 million views so far. He is a graduate of Eton, Oxford and Harvard, Iyer served in 2019 as a Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton. He has three new books out this year.

Pico Iyer著有兩本小說和十三本非虛構作品,包括暢銷書《Video Night in Kathmandu》、《The Lady and the Monk》和《The Art of Stillness》。自1986年來, 他一直任職《時代雜誌》的評論家,並為全球超過250家期刊撰稿,包括《紐約時報》、《金融時報》、《名利場》和《國家地理》。他最近的TED演講已經獲得了超過八百萬收視。他在伊頓公學,牛津大學和哈佛大學受過教育,並於2019年出任普林斯頓大學的Ferris Professor一職。他今年將發布三本新書。

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