Leonard Lopate Weekend: Supermensch, Time Travel, And Women in the CIA

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Shep Gordon and Alice Cooper seen at Universal Music Group Grammy Party Presented by American Airlines and Citi at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, in Los Angeles, CA.

Manager, producer and Hollywood talent agent Shep Gordon talk about his book, They Call Me Supermensch: A Backstage Pass to the Amazing Worlds of Film, Food, and Rock'n'Roll. Science writer James Gleick discusses his latest book, Time Travel: A History. He weaves together the long fascination that science fiction has had with time travel - from H.G. Wells to “Doctor Who” to Jorge Luis Borges. Newsweek senior writer Abigail Jones recently interviewed seven women who work for the agency and she reports on them in her article, "Women of the CIA: The Hidden History of American Spycraft."