Anthony Swofford, Jarhead: A Marine’s Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles. Denny Smithson hosts.
Arts-Waves on Cover to Cover
3:00 PM Pacific Time: Mondays
Interviews devoted to the arts, focusing on theatre and literature, with side-trips to film and non-fiction narratives. Also on tap: archive interviews from Probabilities and Bookwaves. Hosted by Richard Wolinsky.
David Bacon, Children of NAFTA: Labor Wars on the U.S./Mexico Border. On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of NAFTA (January 1) , host Denny Smithson talks to the labor organizer, broadcaster, and author.
Garry Wills, author of The Negro President, a look at Thomas Jefferson and Slavery. Richard Wolinsky hosts.
Edna O’Brien, author, playwright and Magic Theater’s artistic director. Chris Smith discuss O’Brien’s play Triptych, with host Richard Wolinsky.
Shakepseare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line: The Marketing of Higher Education by David Kirp. Host Denny Smithson discusses with the author what’s changed since Clark Ker, Mario Savio, and the Free Speech Movement.
Embers: A Novel in Poems by Terry Wolverton. Denny Smithson hosts.
Dirty: A Search for Answers Inside America’s Teenage Drug Epidemic by Meredith Maran.
The Beggar King and the Secret of Happiness by Joel Ben Izzy. Denny Smithson hosts.
San Francisco Bay: Portrait of An Estuary. Text by John Hart,photos, David Sanger. Denny Smithson hosts.
Deepak Chopra, The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire: Harnessing the Infinite Power of Coincidence.