Legendary singer-songwriter reflects on her career choices and discusses her new children’s book, Over the Rainbow.
Renowned poet, playwright and activist explains her inspiration, reflects on the loss of Dorothy Height and gives a special reading from her new poetry volume.
On the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, economics journalist Water author explains use versus abuse of the precious resource and what water policy ought to look like.
Entertainment industry mogul recounts how he came to understand and accept success and dealt with his cancer diagnosis; he also explains why he raises money for charity and talks about his new autobiography.
Actress explains the title of her book and offers advice for preventative aging.
Mr. and Mrs. Peete discuss the impact of their son’s autism diagnosis—the difficulty and the silver lining—and the books they’ve each written that they hope will help others.
Former Education Department official talks about the role of testing in the U.S. education system.
Best-selling author explains the research he did for his latest novel, Solar, and the message he wants the book to convey.
Whistleblower and author of No One Would Listen explains how he discovered Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme and whether victims had any responsibility.
Environmentalist explains The Story of Stuff project.