Friday, May 01, 2015
After re-reading decades-old diaries, the novelist Heidi Julavits was inspired to chronicle her daily life as a forty-something woman, wife, mother, and writer.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Poet and Pulitzer Prize finalist Elizabeth Alexander discusses the sudden death of her husband, and the existential crossroads that followed, in her memoir.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Is Hillary and good at running for President? Kate Mulgrew! The French community that saved thousands in WW2. Did slaves catch your seafood?
Friday, April 10, 2015
The Leonard Lopate Show's favorite segment's from the week, in case you missed them!
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
In her new memoir "The Upstairs Wife," author and activist Rafia Zakaria takes an in-depth look at the role of women in Pakistan, beginning with the women in her family.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Andrew W.K., T-Pain, and Haruki Murakami are the latest to life coach online, but "Dear Sugar" remains the fan favorite. Now, Cheryl Strayed is re-launching the column as a podcast.
Monday, January 26, 2015
Looking to pick up the pieces of her life, Alexandra Fuller confronts tough questions about her past, the American man she married, and the family she left behind in Africa.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
The television legend wrote, produced, created, and developed more than 100 shows, including "The Jeffersons," "Maude," and "All in the Family."
Friday, December 26, 2014
Joe Perry talks about his years with Aerosmith—the knockdown drag-out fights; the drugs, the booze, the rehab; the hits and arena shows; the reconciliations and the comebacks.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
How elite colleges are falling short. Lucinda Franks talks about Robert Morgenthau. James Ellroy's novel Perfidia. Eric Liu on the Chinese American identity.
Friday, November 28, 2014
Anne Sinclair tells the story of her grandfather, who fled Vichy France in 1940, saving his family but leaving behind his gallery and collection of works by Monet, Cézanne, and others.
Monday, November 24, 2014
Aasif Mandvi talks about the many, often contradictory, identities that make up who he is, his time as a correspondent on “The Daily Show,” and his new collection of essays.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Val Wang was raised in a strict Chinese-American household in the suburbs. She shaved her head and became a leftist, but her ultimate rebellion was moving to China.
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