Leading cancer physician dissects the history of cancer, which he calls ‘the defining disease of our generation.’
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist discusses the legacy of the Great Migration of African Americans, which she writes about in her book The Warmth of Other Suns.
Science writer discusses lessons learned from research for her book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.
Corporate watchdog and Deadly Spin author discusses his struggle with his whistleblower status and describes the post-healthcare-reform industry spin.
Rock icon discusses marrying her poetry with music and her critically acclaimed memoir about her early days in New York City.
Former derivatives trader explains why he wanted his latest text to serve as a diatribe against modernity.
Harvard public policy professor and co-author of American Grace discusses the changes in religious tolerance in the U.S. over the last 50 years.
Former British prime minister explains how the world can get out of the economic malaise in which it finds itself.
Comparative religions scholar and author of Tablet & Pen discusses U.S. relations with Iran and explains why—on the Iran question—President Obama has ‘played it perfectly.’
Former TV show host and Talk Show author explains why, when he began his career, listening was the most difficult part of the job.