The Roundtable

The Roundtable
9:19 am
Wed June 8, 2005

WAMC Congressional Corner with NY's Maurice Hinchey (5/4, 5/5, 5/6, 5/7)

Albany, NY – New York's Maurice Hinchey joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the FDA, Social Security, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

The Roundtable
9:15 am
Wed June 8, 2005

WAMC Congressional Corner with NY's John Sweeney (4/29, 5/2, 5/3, 5/4)

Albany, NY – New York's John Sweeney joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss steroid use in the NFL, Homeland Security, and Amtrak.

The Roundtable
8:59 am
Wed June 8, 2005

WAMC Congressional Corner with New Hampshire's Charles Bass (4/26, 4/27, 4/28)

Albany, NY – New Hampshire's Charles Bass joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss bankruptcy legislation and energy policy.

The Roundtable
8:52 am
Wed June 8, 2005

WAMC Congressional Corner with CT's John Larson (4/21, 4/22, 4/25)

Albany, NY – Connecticut's John Larson joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss Social Security, the recent transportation bill and Tom DeLay.

The Roundtable
8:34 am
Wed June 8, 2005

WAMC Congressional Corner with CT's Rob Simmons (4/18, 4/19, 4/20)

Albany, NY – Connecticut's Rob Simmons joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss Tom DeLay's leadership in the House and the current situation in Iraq.

The Roundtable
10:58 am
Mon May 16, 2005

Roundtable Interview - From Snake Pits to Cash Cows

Albany, NY – Paul Castellani is Public Service Professor at the Rockefeller College at the University at Albany. His new book, "From Snake Pits to Cash Cows" is published by SUNY Press.

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The Roundtable
2:28 pm
Fri April 15, 2005

Gene Wilder Pt. 3

Albany, NY – We finish up with Gene Wilder this morning. We have been talking about his new memoir - Kiss me Like a Stranger.

In this book, he talks about everything from his experiences in psychoanalysis to why he got into acting and later comedy (his first goal was to be a Shakespearean actor), and how a Midwestern childhood with a sick mother changed him.

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The Roundtable
2:24 pm
Fri April 15, 2005

Gene Wilder Pt. 2

Albany, NY – From The Producers to Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles to Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory - Gene Wilder has had a pretty amazing career.

But, lately he has been hard at work on his just-released memoir titled Kiss Me Like a StrangerThe book is not an autobiography in the usual sense of the word, and it's not a celebrity "tell-all." Instead, Wilder has chosen to write about resonant moments in his life, events that led him to an understanding of the art of acting, and - more important - about love.

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The Roundtable
2:22 pm
Fri April 15, 2005

Gene Wilder Pt. 1

Albany, NY – Not surprisingly, Gene Wilder was nominated for an Academy Award for his role as Leo Bloom. (He was also nominated for an Oscar for co-writing Young Frankenstein with Mel Brooks.)

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The Roundtable
11:11 am
Fri April 15, 2005

Roundtable interview with artist Lee Boroson, Tang Director John Weber, and Curator Ian Berry - 4/14/05

Albany, NY – Lee Boroson's current show at the Tang is entitled "Outer Limit" and is the eighth in the series of Opener exhibitions at Skidmore that began in 2000. Boroson's installation features seven, new, large-scale works that use a wide variety of materials including blown glass, inflated nylon, and digital photography.You can find clouds, castles, stars, leaves, symbols of luck and even a cross-section of skin in Boroson's sculptures at the Tang. www.skidmore.edu/tang

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