The singer-songwriter reflects on the life experiences that inspired his text, My Cross to Bear, and the Allman Brothers’ contribution to music.
The prolific singer-songwriter reflects on her past songs and the inspiration for her art, as described in her memoir, A Natural Woman.
The noted Nigerian writer responds to negative stereotypes about his home continent—the motivation for his latest text, Of Africa.
The newspaper reporter-turned-mystery writer explains his upcoming documentary and his return to the Harry Bosch novel series with The Black Box.
The renowned political and financial thinker explains his argument that chaos should be embraced—the position he takes in his new text, Antifragile.
Elder discusses the impact his dad had on his life, as detailed in the memoir, Dear Father, Dear Son.
The R&B songstress reflects on her memoir, A Woman Like Me, and her new CD, “Thankful N’ Thoughtful.”
Tough challenges the belief that intelligence is the sole indicator of value in the education system.
The Pulitzer Prize winner explains his new book, The Generals, and offers his thoughts on the resignation of Gen. David Petraeus.
The Democracy Now! host looks ahead to the next four years, particularly for progressives, and discusses her book on politics, The Silenced Majority.