The Roundtable

The Roundtable
2:38 am
Mon September 11, 2006

Joe Donahue's interview with Carole Saltz about teachers on 9/11 - 9/11/06

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Carole Saltz about her book Forever After: New York City Teachers on 9/11. It's published by Teachers College Press.

The Roundtable
1:31 am
Mon September 11, 2006

Roundtable interview with soldier/photographer Benjamin Busch 9/8/06

Albany, NY – U.S. Marine Corps reservist and Vassar alumnus Major Benjamin Busch has photographed his two tours of duty in the Iraq War, spanning the 2003 invasion, an early civil organization project, and a more recent reconstruction deployment. Twenty-one of his photographs, documenting the effects of the war on both Iraqi civilians and American soldiers, are on display at the James W. Palmer Gallery at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie.

The Roundtable
12:45 am
Mon September 11, 2006

Joe Donahue's interview with Matthew Sanford about his book Waking 9/7/06

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Matthew Sanford about his new book Waking.

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3:30 am
Fri September 8, 2006

Congressional Corner with Chris Murphy, candidate in the 5th district of CT 9/9, 9/11, 9/12

Albany,NY – Chris Murphy is the Democratic candidate in the 5th District of Connecticut, running against Republican Nancy Johnson. He joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss health care, the war in Iraq, and Ned Lamont's primary win.

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The Roundtable
1:53 am
Tue September 5, 2006

Congressional Corner with candidate Kirsten Gillibrand 9/5, 9/6, 9/7

Albany, NY – Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand is running for Congress in the 20th district of New York. She joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the war in Iraq, energy policy, and her reasons for running.

The Roundtable
9:58 am
Fri September 1, 2006

Joe Donahue's interview with John Pizzarelli 9/1/06

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with jazz guitarist and vocalist John Pizzarelli in advance of his appearance at the Tanglewood Jazz Festival.

The Roundtable
7:06 am
Wed August 30, 2006

Congressional Corner with candidate Tom Raleigh 8/30, 8/31, 9/1

Albany, NY – Tom Raleigh is running for the Democratic nomination in New York's 21st Congressional District against incumbent Michael McNulty. Alan Chartock asks him about his reasons for running, the war in Iraq, and the role of money in politics in this week's Congressional Corner.

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The Roundtable
2:32 am
Tue August 29, 2006

Jennifer Nathan's Interview with Joshua Davis

Albany, NY – Joshua Davis was an average Joe at a crossroads: determined to be the best in the world at something - anything - Josh decided to comb the corners of the pseudo-sport world to find his hidden talent.

After a stint as a 128 pound sumo-wrestler, a valiant attempt at bull fighting, and some limited success as a nationally ranked arm wrestler, Joshua Davis found his niche as a writer for Wired Magazine.

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The Roundtable
1:25 am
Tue August 29, 2006

Joe Donahue's interview with Sy Montgomery 8/28

Albany, NY – Science writer Sy Montgomery talk with WAMC's Joe Donahue about a very special pig that she raised and was a cornerstone of the community.

The Roundtable
11:50 am
Fri August 18, 2006

Joe Donahue's Interview with co-chairs of the September 11th Commission, Part I

Albany, NY – The co-chairs of the September 11th Commission, Former New Jersey Governor Thomas Kean and Former Indiana Congressman Lee Hamilton have written the new book, Without Precedent: the Inside Story of the 9/11 Commission.

The two write about the challenges of completing their work on the commission with little money, a tight timeline, constant wrangling to gain access to classified documents, and the necessity of forging a consensus among Republican and Democratic commissioners.

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