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Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Music From The Show

Drive By Truckers, “Tornados”
Avishai Cohen, “Variations in G Minor”
Blockhead, “The Prettiest Sea Slug”
The Foreign Exchange, “Nic’s Groove”
Medeski Martin and Wood, “Smoke”
J.S. Bach “Suite for Solo Cello No. 2 In D” performed by Yo-Yo Ma
Dickon Hinchliffe “Hardscrabble Legacy”


Spotlight

Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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College Counselor: ‘A Deferral Is Not A Denial’

Lisa Micele shares tips for applying to college — especially for students who have been deferred under early decision.

December 18 17 Comments

America’s Political Dynasties

Americans under 38 have only experienced one presidential election that did not involve a Bush or a Clinton.

December 17 2 Comments

Atticus Lish’s ‘Preparation For The Next Life’

The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.

December 17 3 Comments

Diagnosing Ear Infections With Your Smartphone

The CellScope Oto is a clip-on gadget that turns a smartphone into an otoscope — the tool doctors use to check out a patient's eardrum.