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Conversations: Caitlin Moscatello, "See Jane Win - The Inspiring Story of Women Changing American Politics"

On this edition of Conversations, Caitlin Moscatello talks about See Jane Win: The Inspiring Story of the Women Changing American Politics. Moscatello is a journalist and writer covering gender, reproductive rights, and politics, who has been reporting on the surge of female candidates since it began in early 2017.


Conversations: Summer Rayne Oakes, "How to Make a Plant Love You"

On this edition of Conversations, Summer Rayne Oakes talks about her book, How to Make a Plant Love You: Cultivate Green Space in Your Home and Heart. Oakes is an environmental scientist, sustainability strategist, and entrepreneur whose work focuses on health, wellness and sustainability.


Conversations: Zack Weinersmith, "Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve and/or Ruin Everything"

On this edition of Conversations, Zach Weinersmith talks about Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve and/or Ruin Everything. Zack is the cartoonist behind the popular geek webcomic Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal. He co-authored the book with Dr.

Conversations: John Marrs, "The Passengers"

Don't trust the idea of self-driving cars? This novel won't change your mind. On this edition of Conversations, John Marrs talks about his latest novel, The Passengers. What happens when autonomous cars are high-jacked and social media is charged with determining who lives and who dies? Marrs is the author of numerous novels including The One, which is being made into a 10-part Netflix series.


Conversations: Hayim Herring, "Connecting Generations: Bridging the Boomer, Gen X and Millennial Divide"

On this Edition of Conversations, Hayim Herring talks about Connecting Generations: Bridging the Boomer, Gen X and Millennial Divide. Herring is an author, presenter, and nonprofit organizational futurist. He has published over 60 articles and studies dealing with the intersection of technology, spirituality, and community.


 

Conversations: T. Jefferson Parker, "The Last Good Guy"

On this edition of Conversations, T. Jefferson Parker’s talks about his latest novel, The Last Good Guy, the third to feature private investigator Roland Ford. His first novel, Laguna Heat, was published to rave reviews in 1985 and made into an HBO movie just two years later. His subsequent novels—all dealing with crime, life and death, set against a sunny Southern California backdrop—have also been bestsellers.


Conversations: Gretchen McCulloch, "Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language"

On this edition of Conversations, Gretchen McCulloch talks about Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language. McCullock writes the Resident Linguist column for Wired; runs the blog All Things Linguistic; and cohosts Lingthusiasm, a podcast that’s enthusiastic about linguistics. She has a master’s in linguistics from McGill University.


 

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