Oliver Burkeman

Oliver Burkeman

Oliver Burkeman is a writer for The Guardian based in Brooklyn, New York, covering social psychology, self-help culture, productivity and the science of happiness. His latest book, The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking, explores the upsides of negativity, uncertainty, failure and imperfection, and will be published in the US by Faber & Faber in November 2012. A collection of his Guardian columns, entitled Help!: How To Become Slightly Happier and Get A Bit More Done, was published in 2011.

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The Antidote

Happiness for people who can't stand positive thinking
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