Study Up, Slim Down

4 segments
On today’s show: New York Times education reporter Jacques Steinberg on how the economic downturn and higher tuition are affecting the college application process. Then, film critic and historian David Thomson on his memoir about growing up in south London in the 40’s and 50’s. And, Ursula K. Le Guin's new novel about "Lavinia," a character who gets only a brief mention in Virgil's "Aeneid." Plus a former FDA commissioner on how to end overeating in America…