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Conversations: Joel Sartore, "The Photo Ark: One Man's Quest to Document the World's Animals"

On this edition of Conversations, Joel Sartore talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest book with National Geographic, “The Photo Ark: One Man’s Quest to Document the World’s Animals.” Sartore is a photographer, speaker, author, teacher and a 25-year contributor to National Geographic magazine. His previous books include “Birds of the Photo Ark” and “Rare: Portraits of America's Endangered Species.”


Conversations: Rachel Lance, "In The Waves: My Quest to Solve the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine"

On this edition of Conversations, Rachel Lance talks with host Dan Skinner about “In the Waves: My Quest to Solve the Mystery of a Civil War Submarine.” Lance is a biomedical engineer who specializes in patterns of injury and trauma. She works as an Assistant Consulting Professor at Duke University, where she conducts research at the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Environmental Physiology. 


Conversations: Talia Pollock, "Party in Your Plants: 100+ Plant-Based Recipes and Problem-Solving Strategies to Help You Eat Healthier (Without Hating Your Life)"

On this edition of Conversations, Talia Pollock talks with host Dan Skinner about “Party in Your Plants: 100+ Plant-Based Recipes and Problem-Solving Strategies to Help You Eat Healthier (Without Hating Your Life).” Pollock is a writer, speaker, plant-based chef, TV personality, and health and empowerment coach.

Conversations: Ariana Neumann, "When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father's War and What Remains"

On this edition of Conversations, Ariana Neumann talks with host Dan Skinner about “When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father’s War and What Remains.” Neumann was born and grew up in Venezuela. She previously worked as a foreign correspondent for Venezuela’s “The Daily Journal,” and her writing has also appeared in “The European.” 


Conversations: Margaret Andersen, "Getting Smart About Race: An American Conversation"

On this edition of Conversations, Margaret Andersen talks with host Dan Skinner about "Getting Smart About Race: An American Conversation." Andersen is a professor at the University of Delaware and the author of several books including "Race in Society," "The Enduring American Dilemma" and "Race and Ethnicity in Society," among others. 


Conversations: Dr. Saul J. Weiner, "On Becoming a Healer: The Journey From Patient Care to Caring About Your Patients"

On this edition of Conversations, Saul J. Weiner, MD talks with host Dan Skinner about “On Becoming a Healer: The Journey From Patient Care to Caring About Your Patients.” Dr. Weiner is a professor of medicine, pediatrics and medical education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and the co-founder of the Institute for Practice and Provider Performance Improvement.


Conversations: Sarah Urist Green, "You are an Artist: Assignments to Spark Creation"

On this edition of Conversations, Sarah Urist Green talks with host Dan Skinner about her book, “You are an Artist: Assignments to Spark Creation.” Urist Green is the creator, curator, and host of “The Art Assignment,” an educational video series produced in partnership with PBS Digital Studios that focuses on the creative process and the act of making. She is also the former curator of contemporary art at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. 


Conversations: Joe Yogerst, "100 Drives, 5,000 Ideas"

On this edition of Conversations, Joe Yogerst talks with host Dan Skinner about “100 Drives, 5,000 Ideas: Where to Go, When to Go, What to Do, What to See." An editor, writer and photographer for three decades, Joe Yogerst's writing has appeared in 36 National Geographic books, including the bestselling “50 States, 5,000 Ideas” and “100 Parks, 5,000 Ideas.” 


 

Conversations: Augustine Sedgewick, "Coffeeland: One Man's Dark Empire and the Making of Our Favorite Drug"

On this edition of Conversations, Augustine Sedgewick talks with host Dan Skinner about “Coffeeland: One Man’s Dark Empire and the Making of Our Favorite Drug.” Sedgewick earned his doctorate at Harvard University and teaches history and American Studies at the City University of New York. He researches on the global history of work, commodities and capitalism. 


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