Episode 304 — Austin Kleon

   
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Austin Kleon is the guest. He is the bestselling author of the books Steal Like an Artist and Show Your Work!.  Both are available from Workman Publishing.

Publishers Weekly says

Some people are natural self-promoters. For others, it’s painfully difficult to put their work out there. In this creatively designed pocket-sized book, Kleon offers the latter group effective strategies that allow them to share their work without leaving their comfort zone…. Kleon’s advice is sassy and spot-on.

And The Atlantic says

Austin Kleon is positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet… Kleon makes an articulate and compelling case for combinatorial creativity and the role of remix in the idea economy.

Monologue topics:  creativity, block, doing the work, privilege, fun.