James McGrath Morris

May 2, 2016

James McGrath Morris Author of many books, including his most recent, Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press, on his kindle singles, The Radio Operator: Robert Ford’s Last Stand in the Fight to Save Tibet and Revolution by Murder: Emma Goldman, Alexander Berkman, and the Plot to Kill Henry Clay Frick

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Barbara King

April 27, 2016

Barbara King Biological anthropologist at the College of William and Mary, blogger for NPR, author of several books, including How Animals Grieve, on her talk, Animal Emotion, sponsored by the School for Advanced Research.

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Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan

April 25, 2016

Amy Goodman Executive producer and host of Democracy Now and Denis Moynihan Co-author with Amy and David Goodman of the new book Democracy Now: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America

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Diane Rehm

April 13, 2016

Diane Rehm Host of the Diane Rehm Show on WAMU in Washington, DC, distributed by National Public Radio, winner of many awards, including a Peabody Award and the National Humanities Medal. She’s the author of several books; the latest is the memoir, On My Own.

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