We open the Here & Now letter bag and get some of your thoughts about our recent conversation on military sexual assaults. Listeners also had accolades for violist Kim Kashkashian.
Some listeners may have missed part of our show Wednesday, when we switched to covering the election of Pope Francis. Here are those stories:
Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.
Francis Lawrence describes the rewards and challenges of bringing "The Hunger Games" books to the screen.
The judges described the short stories in Phil Klay's collection "Redeployment" as brutal, piercing and sometimes darkly funny.
The Penn State assistant football coach will likely spend the rest of his life in prison, but that's not the end of the story.
Edward Baptist argues in his new book that slavery was integral to establishing the America as a world economic power.