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.
Albany, NY – Amongst other plays at the Williamstown Theatre Festival this summer is "Herringbone," starring B.D. Wong in a one-man show about a Vaudeville child star who is possessed by a toe-tapping, angry midget. Wong speaks with Joe Donahue about his role in the play and the perks of being a theatre actor with a television career.
Albany, NY – Hannah Seligson, a 2004 Brown University graduate, learned the hard way that young women face a particular set of challenges when they walk into their first jobs. After being fired from her first job, she decided to call up some successful women for their advice. More than 100 interviews later, she's written a primer for 20-something women in the workplace.
New Girl on the Job: Advice from the Trenches, by Hannah Seligson. Published by Citadel Press.
Albany, NY – For many people, Father's Day isn't all about tie racks and golf balls. It's also a time to look back on growing up with Dad. Essayist Valerie DeLaCruz remembers her dad's aloofness and celebrates their new found relationship.
Albany, NY – Six-time National Sportswriter of the Year and author Frank Deford discusses his new book, The Entitled. He is a correspondent on RealSports with Bryant Gumbel on HBO, a Contributing Editor at Sports Illustrated, and a commentator at NPR's Morning Edition.
The Entitled, by Frank Deford. Published by Sourcebooks Landmark.
Albany, NY – Dr. Margaret Meeker talks about navigating the sometimes treacherous father-daughter relationship. She recently put out a book called Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, that is just coming out on paperback. She's a general practitioner, but Meeker has developed a niche treating and counseling teenaged girls. During her 20 years of practice, she found a common thread among many of her meetings with young women.
Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, by Dr. Margaret Meeker. Published by Regneny.