Albany, NY – Tim Kavanaugh is an independent film producer, and submitted the winning entry to get Springfield, Vermont chosen as the hometown of The Simpsons. Tim Kavanaugh speaks with Julia Taylor in this interview.
Albany, NY – It's the maiden voyage of the Roundtable Reads book club discussion. Margie Skinner (of The Bookhouse) and Selma Kaplan join Joe and Julia to discuss A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini.
Albany, NY – Joe Donahue interviews James Lee Burke. Burke's book The Tin Roof Blowdown is the Roundtable Reads Book Club book for August. Have the book read and your questions ready! 9:30 Thursday, August 30 for a live discussion with Joe, Julia, and James Lee Burke.
Albany, NY – John James Audobon-- whose name became synonymous with American conservation-- killed thousands of birds during his guest to create his pioneering work "Birds of America." Audobon was at once an entrepreneur, artist, scientist, husband, father, legend, and walking contradiction. Which is why filmmaker Larry Hott decided to turn his lens on Audobon for the PBS special: American Masters: John James Audobon: Drawn From Nature.