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Conversations: Robbie Bach, "The Wilkes Insurrection"

On this edition of Conversations, Robbie Bach talks with host Dan Skinner about his debut novel, “The Wilkes Insurrection – A Contemporary Thriller.” Bach is best known for founding and leading the team that created the Xbox. Today he is an entertaining storyteller and catalyzing voice who writes books and speaks to audiences on leadership, creativity, strategy and civic issues.


Conversations: Anne Gass, "We Demand: The Suffrage Road Trip"

On this edition of Conversations, Anne B. Gass talks with host Dan Skinner about "We Demand: The Suffrage Road Trip.” Gass is an independent historian, activist and author who speaks frequently on the topic of suffrage and women's rights history. She serves on Maine's Permanent Commission on the Status of Women.


Conversations: Erika Engelhaupt, "Gory Details: Adventures from the Dark Side of Science"

Just in time for Halloween! On this edition of Conversations, Erika Engelhaupt talks with host Dan Skinner about National Geographic’s “Gory Details: Adventures from the Dark Side of Science.” Engelhaupt began her career as a scientist and has spent more than a decade writing and editing for top science publications, including “National Geographic,” “Science News” and NPR.


Conversations: Dr. Brian Primack, "You Are What You Click: How Being Selective, Positive, and Creative Can Transform Your Social Media Experience"

Social Media. How much is too much? On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Brian Primack talks with host Dan Skinner about “You Are What You Click: How Being Selective, Positive, and Creative Can Transform Your Social Media Experience.” Dr. Primack is internationally known for his research into the complex interrelationships between media, technology and health.


Conversations: Jeff Alworth, "The Beer Bible - Second Edition"

On this edition of Conversations, Jeff Alworth talks with host Dan Skinner about the second edition of "The Beer Bible." Alworth is a writer living in Portland, Oregon. He writes about beer, cider, and occasionally, politics. His books include: “The Secrets of Master Brewers” and “Cider Made Simple.”


Conversations: Arthur Levine, "The Great Upheaval: Higher Education's Past, Present, and Uncertain Future"

What is the future of Higher Education? On this edition of Conversations, Arthur Levine talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Great Upheaval: Higher Education’s Past, Present, and Uncertain Future.” Levine is a distinguished scholar of higher education at NYU and president emeritus of Teachers College, Columbia University and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. 


Conversations: Scott Brick, "Dune" - About Dune & The Dune Movie

On this edition of Conversations, audio book narrator and "Dune" expert, Scott Brick, talks with host Dan Skinner about the "Dune" books and the upcoming "Dune" movie. Brick is one of the original narrators of the “Dune” audiobook and over 25 other books in the "Dune" world. Scott Brick first began narrating audiobooks in 2000 and has given voice to over 900 titles.


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