The Roundtable

The Roundtable
3:25 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Joe Donahue and Julia Taylor speak with Sarah Susanka 6-18

Albany, NY – In her book The Not So Big Life, Sarah Susanka writes about how we can streamline our lives to cut out the clutter and focus on what's important. Susanka is an architect whose previous book, The Not So Big House focuses on doing the same thing for homes.

The Not So Big Life: Making Room for what Really Matters, by Sarah Susanka.
Published by Random House.

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The Roundtable
3:22 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Listener Essayist Tina Lincer on Graduation 6-18

Albany, NY – When essayist Tina Lincer headed off to Europe to celebrate her daughter's graduation, she envisioned long languid days at London's National Gallery. But her daughter had other diversions in mind. Today, Tina tells us about a trip to a very different London landmark with a more "fashion forward" mission.

The Roundtable
3:19 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Jennifer Nathan speaks with Miranda July 6-18

Albany, NY – Miranda July, acclaimed writer and director of the Indie Film "Me You and Everyone We Know" talks about her new collection of short stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You, in which she continues to explore lonely yet optimistic characters.

No One Belongs Here More Than You, by Miranda July.
Published by Scribner.

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The Roundtable
2:46 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Julia Taylor speaks with Will Hermes 6-18

Albany, NY – Will Hermes, a frequent contributor to The New York Times, NPR's All Things Considered and All Songs Considered, and SPIN, among others, is a journalism professor at SUNY New Paltz. He happens to live right in the Hudson Valley and fills us in on the perfect summer music picks.

The Roundtable
2:41 am
Mon June 18, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Don Cheadle and John Prendergast 6-18

Albany, NY – In an attempt to bring further International attention to the genocide in Darfur, Don Cheadle, along with John Prendergast, penned the book Not on Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond about the crisis, and a fact-finding trip that he went on with several US Congressmen. Both authors speak about their experiences and activism.

Not on Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond, by Don Cheadle and John Prendergast.
Published by Hyperion.

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The Roundtable
4:08 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Clarence Fanto shares upcoming cultural events 6-15

Albany, NY – Clarence Fanto discusses some upcoming exciting cultural events, all part of the avalanche of summer arts and entertainment about to begin in New England.

The Roundtable
4:05 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Roundtable Roulette with Jen Nathan and Andy Clegg 6-15

Albany, NY – Get to your calendars and listen as our intrepid producers, Jen Nathan and Andy Clegg, fill you in on what's going on this weekend.

aclegg@wamc.org

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The Roundtable
4:02 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Listener Essayist Katherine Stephens 6-15

Albany, NY – Can your father teach you to be a feminist? Essayist and WAMC employee extraordinaire Katherine Stephens thinks so. She honors her Dad with a game of catch for Father's Day.

The Roundtable
4:00 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Joe Donahue speaks with Don Van Natta 6-15

Albany, NY – Don Van Natta penned Her Way: The Hopes and Ambitions of Hillary Rodham Clinton, with Jeff Gerth. In chronicling Clinton's career, the journalists write about a plan that the Clintons developed 30 years ago to revolutionize the Democratic party.

Her Way: The Hopes and Ambitions of Hillary Rodham Clinton, by Don Van Natta and Jeff Gerth.
Published by Little Brown and Company.

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The Roundtable
3:37 am
Fri June 15, 2007

Julia Taylor and David Guistina speak with Wally Rubin 6-15

Albany, NY – Our downstate theatre critic Wally Rubin reviews two shows that have just opened on Broadway, and discusses the Tony awards.

wrubin@wamc.org

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