Leonard Lopate Weekend: The Origins of #BLM, Steven Johnson, Johnny Marr

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In this Aug. 1, 2014 file photo, British singer Johnny Marr performs at Camp Bestival at Lulworth Castle in Dorset, England.

Wesley Lowery, a Pulitzer Prize-winning national reporter for The Washington Post, spent a year reporting in cities across the country following the death of Michael Brown in August 2014. Steven Johnson talks about his latest book, Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World, an illustrated history of entertainment which argues that the pursuit of “novelty and wonder” drives technological change. Musician, singer and songwriter Johnny Marr joins us to talk about his memoir, Set the Boy Free.