Tag: Books
rebecca-skloot-2011-04-14
Interview
Airdate: April 14, 2011

Author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks describes the reaction to her book, which remains on the NYT best-seller list.

deval-patrick-2011-04-13
Interview
Airdate: April 13, 2011

Massachusetts governor comments on President Obama’s speech on his deficit reduction plan, explains how the budget battle is impacting the states and talks about his new memoir.

joseph-lelyveld-2011-04-12
Interview
Airdate: April 12, 2011

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer discusses his controversial new biography Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India.

michio-kaku-2011-04-11
Interview
Airdate: April 11, 2011

Internationally recognized physicist and best-selling author talks about his new text, which offers a provocative vision for the coming century.

larry-king
Interview
Airdate: April 8, 2011

Turnabout is fair play in part two of Tavis as “guest” on his own show, fielding questions from the venerable talk-show host.

larry-king
Interview
Airdate: April 7, 2011

In part 1 of a two-part conversation and a first for Tavis on his own show, legendary talk-show host Larry King turns the tables and conducts his first interview since retiring from CNN.

michael-connelly-2011-04-05
Interview
Airdate: April 5, 2011

Best-selling mystery writer tells Tavis why he fictionalizes real world events in his writing.

doug-saunders-2011-04-05
Interview
Airdate: April 5, 2011

The Globe and Mail‘s European bureau chief explains the concept of an ‘arrival city’ and how it is reshaping the world.

manning-marable-tribute-2011-04-04
Interview
Airdate: April 4, 2011

Tavis pays tribute to the celebrated historian, who passed away on the eve of the release of what’s been called his ‘crowning achievement’—the biography of Malcolm X.

gayle-lemmon-2011-04-01
Interview
Airdate: April 1, 2011

Author of The Dressmaker of Khair Khana explains why nothing changes the dynamic in a family like a woman earning an income.