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Direct Talk Previous Broadcasts

Episode #200

KQED World: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #178

KQED World: Fri, Jul 28, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #127

KQED World: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #199

KQED World: Wed, Jul 26, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #204

KQED World: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #198

KQED World: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #187

KQED World: Fri, Jul 21, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #197

KQED World: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #196

KQED World: Wed, Jul 19, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #144

KQED World: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

Sakata Seed, founded in 1913, cultivates seed varieties that are sold in 170 countries, and that account for 2/3 of the world's broccoli. We ask the company's president about its global success.

Episode #166

KQED World: Fri, Jul 14, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

Legendary Chinese musician Cui Jian talks about life, rock 'n' roll, and how his audiences have changed over three decades of making music in China.

Episode #191

KQED World: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #194

KQED World: Wed, Jul 12, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #193

KQED World: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #192

KQED World: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #185

KQED World: Fri, Jul 7, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #165

KQED World: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

Jackie Ying leads a multidisciplinary team of scientists, doctors and engineers to develop innovative technologies in healthcare and clean energy. She talks of the importance of keeping an open mind.

Episode #195

KQED World: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #190

KQED World: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

Episode #189

KQED World: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 4:45 AM

DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis.

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