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Helen Thorpe, Journalist/Author (Episode #810)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

Helen Thorpe is an author and journalist who has been a staff writer for the New York Observer, The New Yorker, and Texas Monthly. She has also been published in the New York Times Magazine, Slate and numerous other publications. Her radio stories have aired on This American Life and Sound Print. Her latest book, The Newcomers, hits shelves on November 14th.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 16, 2018 -- 10:00 AM

Richard Linklater, Director/Writer (Episode #812)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

Richard Linklater is a director and writer. He is best known for his films Dazed and Confused, Boyhood, Slacker and Everybody Wants Some. Linklater is the Artistic Director and founder of the Austin Film Society. He has won a Golden Globe, Critics' Choice Movie Awards and BAFTAs for Best Director and Best Picture. Linklater currently lives and works in Austin, Texas.

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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2018 -- 10:00 AM

Lyle Lovett, Singer/Actor (Episode #801)

KQED World: Mon, Jul 2, 2018 -- 3:00 AM

Lyle Lovett is a singer, composer and actor. Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lovett has released 14 albums that fuse elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. He has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. Lovett was also named Texas State Musician.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 2, 2018 -- 10:00 AM
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