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Conversations: Hayley Campbell, "All the Living and the Dead"

On this edition of Conversations, Hayley Campbell talks with host Dan Skinner about “All the Living and the Dead - From Embalmers to Executioners, an Exploration of the People Who Have Made Death Their Life's Work.” Campbell is the author of “The Art of Neil Gaiman” and her work has appeared in “WIRED,” “The Guardian,” “New Statesman,” “Empire,” “GQ,” and more.


Kate Schotz, "Do the Work! An Antiracist Activity Book"

How can you fight racism? On this edition of Conversations, Kate Schatz talks with host Dan Skinner about “Do the Work! An Antiracist Activity Book” which she co-authored along with W. Kamau Bell. Schatz is an author, activist, educator, and queer feminist mama who's been talking, writing, and teaching about race, gender, social justice, and equity for many years.


Conversations: Dr. Rachel Pruchno, "Beyond Madness: The Pain and Possibilities of Serious Mental Illness"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Rachel Pruchno talks with host Dan Skinner about “Beyond Madness: The Pain and Possibilities of Serious Mental Illness.” Dr. Pruchno is a decades-long mental health professional, Director of Research at the New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, and Endowed Professor of Me

Conversations: Ellen Jovin, "Rebel with a Clause - Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian"

On this edition of Conversations, Ellen Jovin talks with host Dan Skinner about “Rebel with a Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian.” Jovin is a co-founder of Syntaxis, a communication skills training consultancy. She visited 49 cities across the nation, setting up her Grammar Table, answering grammar questions and dispensing advice. 


Conversations: Eden Collinsworth, "What the Ermine Saw - The Extraordinary Journey of Leonardo da Vinci's Most Mysterious Portrait"

On this edition of Conversations, Eden Collinsworth talks with host Dan Skinner about "What the Ermine Saw – The Extraordinary Journey of Leonardo da Vinci’s Most Mysterious Portrait.”

Conversations: Janet M. Ruane & Karen A. Cerulo, "Dreams of a Lifetime: How Who We Are Shapes How We Imagine Our Future"

On this edition of Conversations, sociologists Karen A. Cerulo and Janet M. Ruane talk with host Dan Skinner about “Dreams of a Lifetime: How Who We Are Shapes How We Imagine our Future.” Their study shows that economic status, age, gender, and race all impact how we think about our futures. 


Conversations: Steve Brusatte, "The Rise and Reign of the Mammals: A New History, from the Shadow of the Dinosaurs to Us"

On this edition of Conversations, Steve Brusatte, PhD talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Rise and Reign of the Mammals: A New History, from the Shadow of the Dinosaurs to Us.”

Conversations: Patrick Aryee, "30 Animals That Made Us Smarter - Stories of the Natural World That Inspired Human Ingenuity"

On this edition of Conversations, Patrick Aryee talks with host Dan Skinner about “30 Animals That Made Us Smarter: Stories of the Natural World That Inspired Human Ingenuity.” Aryee

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