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Friday, July 19, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Phoenix, “North”
  • Bell X1, “Feint Praise”
  • Camera Obscura, “Desire Lines”
  • The Wee Trio, “1984″
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Avishai Cohen, “IB4U”
  • Bob Geldof, “Thinking Voyager”
  • Kurt Rosenwinkel, “Minor Blues”
  • Page McConnell, “Arbor Day”

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.