WAMC Speakers Corner

WAMC Speakers Corner
7:55 am
Fri May 28, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Jay Gallagher

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock is joined by veteran Albany reporter Jay Gallagher, the author of The Politics of Decline. Gallagher, who died May 24th, spent the past year battling pancreatic cancer and chronicling his fight on a blog and writing his memoirs.

WAMC is honoring its longtime friend by rebroadcasting this conversation, which took place shortly after Gallagher's diagnosis .

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WAMC Speakers Corner
6:55 am
Fri May 21, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Fred Hellerman, guitarist of The Weavers

Fred Hellerman's recent release

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Fred Hellerman, best known for his time playing guitar for The Weavers. They discuss his long career in the music industry, including performing folk, Vaudeville, publishing, and production.

WAMC Speakers Corner
2:30 pm
Thu May 20, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Sid Simon

Dr. Sidney Simon

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Dr. Sidney Simon, Professor Emeritus at UMass-Amherst, an author and expert on progressive education. And he was also Alan's 10th grade teacher.

WAMC Speakers Corner
5:36 pm
Fri May 14, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Dr. Michael Aziz

Dr. Michael Aziz

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Dr. Michael Aziz, who is out with a new diet called The Perfect 10, which stresses the importance of hormone management to your health.

WAMC Speakers Corner
6:59 am
Thu May 13, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Siena President Father Kevin Mullen

Father Kevin Mullen

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Siena College president Father Kevin Mullen, himself a 1975 graduate of the school.

WAMC Speakers Corner
3:40 pm
Fri May 7, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with William Schlesinger of the Cary Institute

William Schlesinger

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Dr. William Schlesinger, president of the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies. They discuss the Cary's ongoing scientific projects, and how the Cary is using its findings to influence public policy.

WAMC Speakers Corner
8:55 am
Thu May 6, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Michael Kaiser of the Kennedy Center

Alan Chartock and Michael Kaiser at The Linda

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Kennedy Center President Michael Kaiser, who stopped at The Linda in Albany as part of his nationwide Arts in Crisis tour.

WAMC Speakers Corner
10:31 am
Fri April 23, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with 1Berkshire Leaders

Alan Chartock, Laurie Norton Moffat, Roger Goldman, and Joe Thompson.
Ray Graf

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Laurie Norton Moffat, director of the Normal Rockwell Museum, Roger Goldman, a Berkshire civic and business leader, and Joe Thompson, director of MASS MoCA. They'll discuss 1Berkshire, a new intiative to link the region's arts and commerce groups.

WAMC Speakers Corner
6:57 am
Fri April 16, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Michael Munger

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Michael Munger, Duke political science chair and 2008 Libertarian candidate for governor. They discuss Munger's recent criticism of Andrew Cuomo's tenure at HUD and Munger's experience running as a third-party candidate.

WAMC Speakers Corner
11:37 am
Thu April 8, 2010

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Lloyd Constantine

Lloyd Constantine

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by former Eliot Spitzer advisor Lloyd Constantine, who has documented the fall of the New York Governor in his new book, Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider's Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer's Short and Tragic Reign.

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