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Conversations: Susan Goldberg, "Women: The National Geographic Image Collection"

On this edition of Conversations, Susan Goldberg talks about WOMEN: The National Geographic Image Collection. Goldberg is editorial director of National Geographic Partners and editor-in-chief of National Geographic. She is the first female editor of the magazine, which published its first issue in October 1888. The book is part of NatGeo's celebration of the 100th Anniversary of women gaining the right to vote.


Conversations: Judy Stone, MD, "Resilience: One Family's Story of Hope and Triumph over Evil"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Judy Stone talks about Resilience: One Family’s Story of Hope and Triumph over Evil. Dr. Stone is the daughter of Hungarian Holocaust survivors and a physician specializing in infectious diseases. Along with her commitment to physical healing, she has an avid interest in oral history and Holocaust education.


Conversations: Daniel Okrent, "The Guarded Gate: Bigotry, Eugenics, and the Law That Kept Two Generations of Jews, Italians, and Other European Immigrants Out of America."

On this edition of Conversations, Daniel Okrent talks about "The Guarded Gate: Bigotry, Eugenics, and the Law That Kept Two Generations of Jews, Italians, and Other European Immigrants Out of America."  His previous books include the NY Times best-selling Last Call, and Great Fortune, which was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in history.


Conversations: Elaine Weiss, "The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote"

On this edition of Conversations, Elaine Weiss talks about The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote. Wiess is an award-winning journalist and writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper's, The New York Times, and The Christian Science Monitor, as well as in reports and documentaries for National Public Radio and Voice of America.


Conversations: Joel Richard Paul, "Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times"

On this edition of Conversations, Joel Richard Paul talks about his latest book, Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and his Times. Paul is a professor of constitutional and international law at the University of California Hastings Law School in San Francisco. He is the author of Unlikely Allies: How a Merchant, a Playwright and a Spy Saved the American Revolution, which was named one of the best books of 2009 by The Washington Post.


Conversations: Jason Berry, "City of a Million Dreams: A History of New Orleans at Year 300"

On this edition of Conversations, Jason Berry talks about his latest book, City of a Million Dreams: A History of New Orleans at Year 300. Berry is an award-winning writer, investigative reporter, and documentary film producer in New Orleans.


Conversations: Audra Wolfe, "Freedom's Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science"

On this edition of Conversations, Audra Wolfe talks about her latest book, Freedom’s Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science. Wolfe is a writer, editor, and historian whose work has appeared in the Washington Post, The Atlantic, and the podcast American History Tellers.

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