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  • Former ambassador to Israel & Egypt Amb. Daniel Kurtzer

    Former U.S. ambassador to Israel and Egypt outlines the fundamental issues topping the Egyptian protesters’ list and assesses the U.S. role in the demonstrations thus far.

    13:00
    Air Date: February 7, 2011
    Former ambassador to Israel & Egypt Amb. Daniel Kurtzer
    February 7, 2011 | 13:00
  • Author Robert Kuttner

    A Presidency in Peril author explains why the Tea Party has captured the political narrative.

    9:28
    Air Date: May 26, 2010
    Author Robert Kuttner
    May 26, 2010 | 9:28
  • Hip-hop artist Talib Kweli

    The socially aware MC explains his long absence from recording and the challenges he issues with his new CD, “Prisoner of Conscious.”

    11:40
    Air Date: May 17, 2013
    Hip-hop artist Talib Kweli
    May 17, 2013 | 11:40
  • Writer John Lahr

    The Tony-winning author and theater critic unpacks his epic biography on celebrated playwright Tennessee Williams.

    11:35
    Air Date: October 13, 2014
    Writer John Lahr
    October 13, 2014 | 11:35
  • C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb

    The cable broadcasting pioneer talks about his book, Sundays at Eight—a collection of unpublished interviews and stories from his 25 years of hosting on C-SPAN.

    26:37
    Air Date: June 25, 2014
    C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb
    June 25, 2014 | 26:37
  • Author Anne Lamott

    The acclaimed writer describes her latest text, Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers.

    24:01
    Air Date: December 17, 2012
    Author Anne Lamott
    December 17, 2012 | 24:01
  • Writer Anne Lamott

    The inspirational writer delves into how to find meaning and peace in these loud and frantic times.

    Air Date: November 4, 2013
    Writer Anne Lamott
    November 4, 2013
  • Film producer Jon Landau

    Academy Award-winning film producer describes what made his blockbuster film Avatar work and weighs in on the debate over 3D movies.

    11:34
    Air Date: August 24, 2010
    Film producer Jon Landau
    August 24, 2010 | 11:34
  • Actor Martin Landau

    Academy Award-winning thespian, star and producer of the indie film Lovely Still, explains why he took on an older love story in an industry driven by youth.

    11:30
    Air Date: September 6, 2010
    Actor Martin Landau
    September 6, 2010 | 11:30
  • New Orleans Mayor-elect Mitch Landrieu

    New Orleans mayor-elect discusses the changes in his city since his father was mayor 32 years ago.

    11:36
    Air Date: April 26, 2010
    New Orleans Mayor-elect Mitch Landrieu
    April 26, 2010 | 11:36
  • Singer-songwriter k.d. lang

    Multiple Grammy winner talks about her new project with the Siss Boom Bang band, the critically acclaimed “Sing it Loud.”

    11:39
    Air Date: May 17, 2011
    Singer-songwriter k.d. lang
    May 17, 2011 | 11:39
  • Classical pianist Lang Lang

    The piano virtuoso explains why his latest CD is devoted entirely to the music of Chopin.

    26:42
    Air Date: October 10, 2012
    Classical pianist Lang Lang
    October 10, 2012 | 26:42
  • Actress Jessica Lange

    The multifaceted actress shares the backstory of her new children’s picture book and previews her role on the new season of American Horror Story.

    26:42
    Air Date: October 8, 2013
    Actress Jessica Lange
    October 8, 2013 | 26:42
  • Actor Frank Langella

    The Oscar nominee and three-time Tony winner discusses his memoir, Dropped Names, why he decided to tell his story through his relations with people and why he’s been particularly selective in the roles he’s chosen throughout his career.

    24:28
    Air Date: April 20, 2012
    Actor Frank Langella
    April 20, 2012 | 24:28