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Conversations: Marta McDowell, Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life"

On this edition of Conversations, Marta McDowell talks with host Dan Skinner about her latest book, Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life – The Plants and Places That Inspired the Iconic Poet. McDowell’s garden writing has appeared in popular publications such as Woman’s Day, Country Gardening and The New York Times.


Conversations: Alejandro Frid, "Changing Tides: An Ecologist's Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene"

On this edition of Conversations, Alejandro Frid talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest book, Changing Tides: An Ecologist’s Journey to Make Peace with the Anthropocene. Frid is an ecologist for the First Nations of British Columbia’s Central Coast and Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Victoria.


Conversations: Chad Dundas, "The Blaze"

On this edition of Conversations, Chad Dundas talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest novel, The Blaze. Dundas is a novelist who has also worked as a sportswriter for national outlets including ESPN, NBC Sports, Sporting News, Bleacher Report and the Associated Press. His previous novel, Champion of the World was named one of the best books of 2016 by the Boston Globe.


Conversations: Lilly Zheng, "The Ethical Sell Out: Maintaining Your Integrity in the Age of Compromise"

On this edition of Conversations, Lily Zheng talks about The Ethical Sellout: Maintaining Your Integrity in the Age of Compromise. Zheng is an author, executive coach, and organizational consultant. She co-authored the book along with Inge Hansen.


Conversations: Melanie Joy, "Powerarchy: Understanding the Psychology of Oppression for Social Transformation"

On this edition of Conversations, Melanie Joy talks with host Dan Skinner about her latest book, Powerarchy: Understanding the Psychology of Oppression for Social Transformation. Joy is a psychologist and an international speaker. She is the author of four previous books and has been recognized for her work on global non-violence.


Conversations: Kiley Reid, "Such a Fun Age"

On this edition of Conversations, Kiley Reid talks with host Dan Skinner about her debut novel, Such a Fun Age. Reid is a recent graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she was the recipient of the Truman Capote Fellowship. Her short stories have been featured and are forthcoming in Ploughshares, December, New South, and Lumina. Her novel has been optioned for adaptation to film.


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