This series features distinguished authors, each recognized in an area of prominence and each uniquely paired with an interviewer.
Great Conversations Previous Broadcasts
Erik Larson/ Robert Siegel (Episode #405)
KQED World: Mon, Jul 21, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Best-selling nonfiction author Erik Larson discusses his books In the Garden of the Beasts, Devil in the White City, and Thunderstruck with NPR's Robert Siegel.
Chris Matthews (Episode #505)
KQED World: Mon, Jul 14, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
In Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked, MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews offers a firsthand and one-of-a-kind story of the friendship between President Reagan and Speaker of the House, Tip O'Neill. He draws on his own knowledge and extensive interviews for a timely lesson in how bipartisan cooperation can work.
Rosanne Cash/Nick Spitzer (Episode #401)
KQED World: Mon, Jul 7, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash sings several songs and discusses her book Composed: A Memoir with National Public Radio host Nick Spitzer.