WAMC Speakers Corner

WAMC Speakers Corner
9:46 am
Fri November 27, 2009

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Susan Scrimshaw

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by new Sage Colleges president Susan Scrimshaw, an expert social scientist who grew up in Latin America and has forged a career as a professor and administrator.

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WAMC Speakers Corner
2:35 pm
Tue November 24, 2009

Alan Chartock ... In Conversation with Lloyd Constantine

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by corporate lawyer and Eliot Spitzer confidante Lloyd Constantine to discuss his book Priceless, about the credit card cartel he helped to break up.

WAMC Speakers Corner
8:38 am
Fri November 20, 2009

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Tony Trischka

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Tony Trischka, one of the premier banjo players in the world, who discusses his rise from childhood in upstate New York to the top of the folk and bluegrass worlds.

WAMC Speakers Corner
10:40 am
Fri November 6, 2009

Dowmel Lecture: Zalmay Khalizad 11/3/09

Ambassador Zalmay Mamozy Khalilzad

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WAMC Speakers Corner
1:20 pm
Fri October 30, 2009

Panel Discussion: The Legacy of Erastus Corning II

Erastus Corning II

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock hosts a panel moderated by Times Union reporter and Erastus Corning biographer Paul Grondahl and featuring WTEN reporter John McLaughlin, Times Union reporter Carol DeMare, Assemblyman Jack McEneny and historian Joseph Persico.

The panel looks back at the career of Corning on the 100th anniversary of his birth. Recorded "Live at the Linda" on October 22, 2009.

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WAMC Speakers Corner
2:34 pm
Thu October 29, 2009

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Roger Saillant

Albany, NY – Alan talks to Roger Saillant, a former Ford official and the co-author of the environmental novel Vapor Trails, about sustainability and how Saillant rose from virtually nothing to the top of the business world.

WAMC Speakers Corner
8:20 am
Fri October 16, 2009

Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Peter van Agtmael

Albany, NY – Alan speaks to Peter van Agtmael, war photographer and author of 2nd Tour: Hope I Don't Die, about his experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan and on other assignments around the world.

WAMC Speakers Corner
1:46 pm
Wed October 14, 2009

Dowmel Lecture: Jeffery Garten 10/6/09

WAMC Speakers Corner
1:42 pm
Thu October 1, 2009

Alan Chartock ... In Conversation with E.D. Hirsch

E.D. Hirsch

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by author and educational critic E.D. Hirsch, writer of the landmark Cultural Literacy, to discuss his new book The Making of Americans and what still needs to be improved in American public schools.

WAMC Speakers Corner
1:11 pm
Wed September 30, 2009

Juvenile Justice Forum 9/30/09

Albany, NY – Alan is joined by Mark Steward to discuss how the state of Mississippi has rethought its youth incarceration programs recorded live at the New York State Capitol's Juvenile Justice Reform Symposium, 9-17-09. Steward was the long-time director of the Missouri Division of Youth Services.

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