Oct 17, 2019
With current statistics suggesting that the average American over the age of 14 engages with screens upwards of 10 hours a day, the topic of our growing dependence upon technology applies...
Oct 10, 2019
Claudia Cragg (@ClaudiaCragg) speaks here with Robert Kuttner (@rkuttnerwrites) whose latest book is The Stakes: 2020 and the Survival of American Democracy.
Some of those interviewed in this long-running series are in such high demand that time in discussion is sorely limited. Recently, one such has been...
Oct 7, 2019
Claudia Cragg (@KGNUClaudia) speaks here with geriatrician and
author, Dr. Louise Aronson (@LouiseAronson) on
her new book, Elderhood, an
essential, empathetic look at a vital but often
disparaged stage of life.
For more than 5,000 years, "old" has been defined as beginning between the ages of 60 and 70. That means...
Sep 12, 2019
For this show, Claudia Cragg (@ClaudiaCragg) speaks here with Jason DeParle (@JasonDeParle) a veteran reporter for The New York Times, about his new book, A Good Provider is One Who Leaves (Viking, 1st Edition edition, August 20, 2019.
Throughout his career, De Parle has written extensively about poverty and...
Aug 20, 2019
In Shanthi Sekaran's, 'Lucky Boy, Solimar Castro Valdez is eighteen and drunk on optimism when she embarks on a perilous journey across the US/Mexican border. Weeks later she arrives on her cousin's doorstep in Berkeley, CA, dazed by first love found then lost, and pregnant. This was not the plan. But amid the...