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Friday, November 23, 2012

Music From The Show

Vitamin String Quartet, “Money”
Bill Evans, “Gloria’s Step”
U.S. Army Band, “Eternal Father Strong To Save”
Kanye West, “Heard ‘Em Say”
The Wee Trio, “Shepherd”
Drive By Truckers, “Tornados”
Steve Earle, “Halo Round the Moon”
John Williams, “Suite” (from “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”)
W.G. Snuffy Walden, “My So Called Life”


Robin and Jeremy

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

April 23 3 Comments

Kenyan Author’s Missing Chapter: Being Openly Gay

Acclaimed memoirist Binyavanga Wainaina talks about his writing, Africa today and his new life as an openly gay man.

April 23 Comment

Sherpas Walk Out From Everest Base Camp

On Mount Everest today, dozens of Sherpas packed up their gear and left base camp, after a lack of response to their demands.

April 22 Comment

What Do We Have To Teach Plato?

Philosopher Rebecca Newberger Goldstein discusses her new book "Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away."

April 22 21 Comments

Children’s Literature: Apartheid Or Just A General Lack of Color?

African-American children's book authors Walter Dean Myers and his son Christopher Myers weigh in.