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  • Writer-musician James McBride

    Highly successful in two careers, McBride unpacks his latest novel, The Good Lord Bird, which, since our sit-down, won the 2013 National Book Award for fiction.

    26:42
    Air Date: September 19, 2013
    Writer-musician James McBride
    September 19, 2013 | 26:42
  • Singer-songwriter Martina McBride

    The four-time CMA female vocalist of the year explains why she’s charting new territory on her latest CD, “Everlasting.”

    Air Date: March 20, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Martina McBride
    March 20, 2014
  • Actor-writer Andrew McCarthy

    The actor-director recounts how and why he got into travel writing and shares stories from his new memoir, The Longest Way Home.

    26:46
    Air Date: October 4, 2012
    Actor-writer Andrew McCarthy
    October 4, 2012 | 26:46
  • NPR’s Julie McCarthy

    NPR’s Islamabad correspondent and recent Peabody Award winner offers an update on the situation in Pakistan.

    10:33
    Air Date: May 26, 2011
    NPR’s Julie McCarthy
    May 26, 2011 | 10:33
  • Foundation exec Patrick McCarthy

    The president and CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation discusses the organization’s new report, which reveals the shocking number of children living in poverty in the U.S.

    10:22
    Air Date: August 22, 2011
    Foundation exec Patrick McCarthy
    August 22, 2011 | 10:22
  • Dr. Patrick McCarthy, President Annie E. Casey Foundation

    With nearly 30 years of experience in the field of children’s well-being, McCarthy assesses poverty in the U.S.

    10:46
    Air Date: October 22, 2013
    Dr. Patrick McCarthy, President Annie E. Casey Foundation
    October 22, 2013 | 10:46
  • Actress Mary McDonnell

    The two-time Oscar nominee talks about her role as Capt. Raydor, first seen in The Closer and now in the spin-off series, Major Crimes.

    13:26
    Air Date: January 9, 2014
    Actress Mary McDonnell
    January 9, 2014 | 13:26
  • Actor Malcolm McDowell

    Actor Malcolm McDowell discusses his star turn in the controversial film A Clockwork Orange, which remains a classic 40 years after its release.

    11:35
    Air Date: May 11, 2011
    Actor Malcolm McDowell
    May 11, 2011 | 11:35
  • Author Ian McEwan

    Best-selling author explains the research he did for his latest novel, Solar, and the message he wants the book to convey.

    11:49
    Air Date: April 12, 2010
    Author Ian McEwan
    April 12, 2010 | 11:49
  • Actor Michael McKean

    The multi-talented performer discusses his role in the play, Yes, Minister, and reteaming with Christopher Guest for HBO’s Family Tree.

    11:54
    Air Date: June 19, 2013
    Actor Michael McKean
    June 19, 2013 | 11:54
  • Writer Terry McMillan

    The best-selling author, whose work changed publishing and film, describes the premise of her latest novel, Who Asked You?

    24:15
    Air Date: September 4, 2013
    Writer Terry McMillan
    September 4, 2013 | 24:15
  • Filmmaker Steve McQueen

    The award-winning director reflects on the Oscar buzz around his latest feature film, 12 Years a Slave.

    26:42
    Air Date: October 15, 2013
    Filmmaker Steve McQueen
    October 15, 2013 | 26:42
  • Singer-actor Meat Loaf

    The Grammy-winning singer-actor explains why he chose “Hell in a Handbasket” as the title for his new CD and shares how he uses art to address the devolution of our culture.

    24:34
    Air Date: March 20, 2012
    Singer-actor Meat Loaf
    March 20, 2012 | 24:34
  • Singer-songwriter Bill Medley

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer shares stories from his book, The Time of My Life: A Righteous Brother’s Memoir, which covers his five decades in the music business.

    26:36
    Air Date: June 24, 2014
    Singer-songwriter Bill Medley
    June 24, 2014 | 26:36