Mark van Doren, Clifton Fadiman, and Sir Charles Snow

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Irita van Doren introduces Maurice Dolbier, who introduces Mark van Doren, Irita's brother-in-law. Van Doren talks about his book "Don Quixote's Profession."


Dolbier introduces Fadiman, who does a mathematical magic trick and talks about his book "Fantasia Mathematica."


Dolbier introduces Snow, who talks about "The Conscience of the Rich," part of the "Strangers and Brothers" series.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 71278
Municipal archives id: LT7961