Sarah Lewis is the author of "THE RISE: Creativity, The Gift of Failure, and the Search for Mastery." She has served on President Obama’s Arts Policy Committee, been selected for Oprah’s “Power List,” and is a Critic at the Yale University School of Art in the MFA program. She is also
an active curator, having held positions at both the Tate Modern and The Museum of Modern Art. Her writing on contemporary art has been published extensively. She received her bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, an MPhil from Oxford University, and will receive her PhD from Yale University in 2014. She lives in New York City. Read more about her at sarahelizabethlewis.