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Jon Ronson

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Jon Ronson is a writer and award-winning documentary film maker. His book Them: Adventures with Extremists was an international bestseller. His most recent book is Men who Stare at Goats.

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2009

Sunday, 1 March 2009

Award-winning journalist and documentary filmmaker Jon Ronson is fascinated by the irrational. He has exposed the outright lunacy of some of the world’s most powerful people in his two best-sellers Adventures with Extremists and The Men who Stare at Goats (soon to be an all star cast Hollywood movie). His hilarious new book What I do: More True Tales of Everyday Craziness is a collection of surreal and perturbing stories which reveal both his personal paranoia and the insanity at play in the wider world.

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David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.