Interviews by Asher Penn

Ryan Leitner Reader Find

By Ryan Leitner in Cool Websites on Thursday 27 September 2012

I mostly read this guy’s interviews because he really does his homework. Outside of that, I like his laidback approach to asking about peoples’ work. His latest project is Sex Magazine, which just came out this Fall. The magazine has a range of articles from fiction to fashion to photography.

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VIDEO: Nicki Minaj talks about girl power. No, really!

Luca Molnar Reader Find

By Luca Molnar in Video on Tuesday 15 May 2012

I know it’s clichéd writing about Nicki Minaj, but I actually found something cool and I bet you haven’t seen it yet. In the video above, Minaj is talking about being a hardworking woman and having a career. Finally not one of those stupid interviews; it is something real, something worth watching and listening to.

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Cool Entrepreneurs: profiling creative people worldwide

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By Jessie Tucker in Cool Websites on Wednesday 2 May 2012

If you need some inspiration to take control of your life and do something with those dreams of yours, check out this website. Using photo essays from behind the scenes and occasional short interviews, Cool Entrepreneurs profiles creative folk from all over the world who have made a meaningful and fulfilling career for themselves.

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One Minute Wonder: video interviews with creatives

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By Manny Blocker in New Film on Friday 16 March 2012

OneMinuteWonder is a video series created by Present Plus that interviews creative in, you guessed it, one minute. The shortened time constraints makes sure the interviews get right to the point: no fluff, no bullshit, just the good stuff. It’s a quick punch of creativity packed into 60 seconds, just enough time before our over-exposed Internet attention span wanders off to something else.

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