James S. Kunen wrote The Strawberry Statement, the best-seller recounting his participation in the 1968 anti-war uprising at Columbia University, and went on to become a public defender, a freelance journalist, a People magazine editor, and a corporate communications executive at Time Warner. Laid off at 59, he embarked on a quest for meaning in work and life that he chronicles in his new book, Diary of a Company Man: Losing a Job, Finding a Life.
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