This series features distinguished authors, each recognized in an area of prominence and each uniquely paired with an interviewer.
Daniel Okrent and John Huey (#204) Duration: 56:33 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Guests: Daniel Okrent (managing editor of Life magazine, author) and John Huey (Editor-in-chief, Time, Inc.).
This lively discussion, between two journalists of long standing, explores a very curious chapter in American history: Prohibition. Okrent's book, Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, is brimming with detailed portraits of the period's notable personalities.
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Ahmed Rashid/Clarissa Ward (#404) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Leading Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid discusses ramifications of the US exit from Afghanistan, possibilities of negotiating with the Taliban, and his book Pakistan on the Brink with CBS News Foreign Correspondent Clarissa Ward.
- KQED World: Mon, Sep 29, 2014 -- 2:00am email reminder