David Whyte grew up among the hills and valleys of Yorkshire, England. A captivating speaker with a compelling blend of profound poetry and insightful commentary, he is one of the few poets to take his perspectives on creativity into the field of organizational development. He holds a degree in Marine Zoology, and is an Associate Fellow of the Said Business School at the University of Oxford. In 2008, he was awarded an Honorary Degree from Neumann College.
He is the author of several books of poetry and nonfiction including:
- River Flow: New & Selected Poems Revised Edition (Many Rivers Press 2007)
- The Heart Aroused: Poetry and the Preservation of the Soul in Corporate America (Currency 1994)
- The Three Marriages: Reimagining Work, Self and Relationship (Riverhead 2009)
To learn more about the work of David Whyte go to www.DavidWhyte.com.
Host: Michael Toms Interview Date: 1/23/2009 Program Number: C0097