Amanda Palmer

Reading from The Art of Asking

Amanda Palmer

Talk: Reading from The Art of Asking

Amanda Palmer reads a selection from her book, "The Art of Asking: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help." Palmer, as the daughter, reflects on her mother's life.

Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer is an American singer-songwriter who first rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Dresden Dolls. She's also the lead singer and songwriter for Amanda Palmer and the Grand Theft Orchestra.

The Art of Asking

Part manifesto, part revelation, this is the story of an artist struggling with the new rules of exchange in the twenty-first century, both on and off the Internet. THE ART OF ASKING will inspire readers to rethink their own ideas about asking, giving, art, and love.

Find out more