WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Ruth Abram, President of Behold! New Lebanon – a new type of living museum without walls. For more information head tohttp://beholdnewlebanon.org/[Continue reading...] about Ruth Abram, President Of Behold! New Lebanon
Reading is the core of the Common Core. For the most part, education cannot begin without a student first learning how to read. Today on the Best of Our Knowledge, we’ll talk to the co-author of the new book Reading Reconsidered, which looks at the power of reading and how it is being taught on […][Continue reading...] about #1339: “Reading Reconsidered”
Pulitzer-Prize winning novelist Richard Russo is one of America’s most celebrated fiction writers, as well as an acclaimed screenwriter and memoirist. His new novel, Everybody’s Fool, is a sequel to his novel Nobody’s Fool, which revisits the upstate New York setting and characters of that highly-praised novel.[Continue reading...] about #1452 – Richard Russo
The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick. On this week’s show they talk about mysterious small fires started in the Daily Gazette newsroom, Researchers say computer screens change how you think about what […][Continue reading...] about #1302: Do Computer Screens Change How You Think About What You Read?
The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week’s Gazette: State Lawmakers insist they’ll forge head as a federal investigation into Governor Cuomo’s former aides threatens to consume the rest of session, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the US Attorney’s probe, and the […][Continue reading...] about #1620: Federal Probe Threatens Lawmaker’s Attention During Remaining Session
Today, we interview Sophie Egan, author of Devoured: From chicken wings to kale smoothies. How what we eat defines who we are.[Continue reading...] about 008 Sophie Egan | Devoured