"Minneapolis Star Tribune"
"Freedman persuasively argues that later years can offer freedom "to" work in more flexible, meaningful ways, rather than only a time to be free "from" work."
About the Author
, founder and CEO of Civic Ventures, is a frequent commentator in the national media and the author of both Prime Time
and The Kindness of Strangers
. Freedman spearheaded the creation of The Experience Corps and The Purpose Prize. In 2007 and again in 2008 he was selected by Fast Company
as one of the nation’s leading social entrepreneurs. He lives in San Francisco.
Photographer Alex Harris traveled across the country to make the portraits in Encore and is currently Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at Duke University and co founder DoubleTake magazine. He lives in Durham, North Carolina.