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Looking to history to confront the evils of the past.
Date: 10/19/2019 Hits/Views: 9,521
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An underground history of downwardly mobile Jews.
Date: 6/9/2019 Hits/Views: 6,282
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American writer of fiction and non-fiction on latest book.
Date: 5/21/2019 Hits/Views: 7,301
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Poet and essayist Christian Wiman.
Date: 4/5/2019 Hits/Views: 12,093
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Washington Post political columnist E.J. Dionne.
Date: 4/1/2019 Hits/Views: 6,865
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Black Panther and Wakanda Forever writer Nnedi Okorafor.
Date: 3/26/2019 Hits/Views: 6,333
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South African novelist explores his history and writing.
Date: 3/8/2019 Hits/Views: 5,392
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Author reads from her new memoir, The Book of Separation.
Date: 10/9/2018 Hits/Views: 9,213
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Award-winning novelist and activist Luis Urrea.
Date: 9/27/2018 Hits/Views: 11,730
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Author Abigail Pogrebin talks about Jewish holidays.
Date: 9/5/2018 Hits/Views: 4,313
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Israeli author on his sources of inspiration.
Date: 7/5/2018 Hits/Views: 7,290
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist & author Katherine Boo.
Date: 5/23/2018 Hits/Views: 12,268
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Astrophysicist on Nobel politics with author David Brin.
Date: 5/21/2018 Hits/Views: 74,473
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar offers sage advice on writing.
Date: 4/25/2018 Hits/Views: 8,632
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Friend pushes friend in wheelchair 500 miles across Spain.
Date: 4/23/2018 Hits/Views: 7,206
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Novelist and filmmaker discusses his book, The Betrayers.
Date: 4/16/2018 Hits/Views: 5,259
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talks African-American contributions.
Date: 4/13/2018 Hits/Views: 9,544
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Successful author describes how to write good novels.
Date: 4/9/2018 Hits/Views: 8,308
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Author/athlete describes the influences on his writing.
Date: 4/2/2018 Hits/Views: 14,404
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Writer Luis Urrea explores themes of love, loss & triumph.
Date: 3/5/2018 Hits/Views: 8,956
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An evening of short fantasy & science fiction stories.
Date: 2/28/2018 Hits/Views: 7,272
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Author and Boston University law professor Pnina Lahav.
Date: 2/13/2018 Hits/Views: 21,906
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Author discusses her new memoir, The Book of Separation.
Date: 12/11/2017 Hits/Views: 5,615
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Mary Karr talks about memoir and revelations
Date: 11/22/2017 Hits/Views: 2,697
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An evening of short fantasy & science fiction stories.
Date: 11/20/2017 Hits/Views: 8,026
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Celebrated author on championing literature.
Date: 10/2/2017 Hits/Views: 25,394
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The process of writing a memoir
Date: 9/4/2017 Hits/Views: 2,990
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Internationally acclaimed author.
Date: 7/17/2017 Hits/Views: 9,138
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Internationally renowned poet and Pulitzer Prize winner.
Date: 6/5/2017 Hits/Views: 13,143
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Author on largest archive of Holocaust documents.
Date: 5/8/2017 Hits/Views: 29,067
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The impact of the 2016 election on progressive causes.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 23,385
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Importance of being a white ally to communities of color.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 63,251
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Author on how he builds trust with people he features.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 10,075
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Best-selling author shares her creative journey.
Date: 4/10/2017 Hits/Views: 18,524
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A reading by former Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.
Date: 4/3/2017 Hits/Views: 16,345
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Historian on WWII genocide in Buczacz.
Date: 3/13/2017 Hits/Views: 26,631
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Mental pain as essential element of psychic development.
Date: 3/6/2017 Hits/Views: 73,415
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Novelist discusses book with UCSD professor.
Date: 12/19/2016 Hits/Views: 24,410
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Sports Journalist on Drugs in Pro Sports.
Date: 11/21/2016 Hits/Views: 50,019
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NPR journalist on literature's influence on his career.
Date: 9/19/2016 Hits/Views: 21,748
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Influential contemporary sci-fi writer.
Date: 7/18/2016 Hits/Views: 55,447
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Author takes fresh look at four Nazi war criminals.
Date: 7/18/2016 Hits/Views: 42,424
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Best-selling memoirist, poet and essayist Mary Karr.
Date: 6/27/2016 Hits/Views: 17,745
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Poet Nikki Giovanni reads a selection of her poems.
Date: 6/6/2016 Hits/Views: 23,639
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Frances Dinkelspiel, award-winning author and journalist.
Date: 4/25/2016 Hits/Views: 27,290
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Poet delivers all in rousing performance and interview.
Date: 4/19/2016 Hits/Views: 38,429
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Historian on tragic life of young artist at Auschwitz.
Date: 4/19/2016 Hits/Views: 28,566
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Author Robin Jones Gunn on writing about relationships.
Date: 4/18/2016 Hits/Views: 11,235
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Legendary sports announcer on career, values, life.
Date: 4/11/2016 Hits/Views: 22,834
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Author and journalist discusses her work.
Date: 4/4/2016 Hits/Views: 34,277
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The intersection of art and the environment.
Date: 3/1/2016 Hits/Views: 18,595
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Journalist and analyst on complexities of covering wars.
Date: 1/4/2016 Hits/Views: 35,476
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Nixon aide shares details of Oval Office tape recording.
Date: 1/4/2016 Hits/Views: 56,634
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Jay Roach and John McNamara discuss Trumbo.
Date: 12/14/2015 Hits/Views: 113,536
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Alan Ball discusses the making of "American Beauty."
Date: 12/7/2015 Hits/Views: 81,459
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Writer-director Scott Frank
Date: 10/12/2015 Hits/Views: 76,790
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Date: 9/13/2015 Hits/Views: 4,732
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Date: 8/24/2015 Hits/Views: 8,278
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Date: 8/18/2015 Hits/Views: 6,055
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Date: 8/11/2015 Hits/Views: 6,219
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Berkeley students read their poetry
Date: 7/27/2015 Hits/Views: 49,438
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Students read excerpts of their work.
Date: 7/13/2015 Hits/Views: 27,189
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Lydia Davis reads from her latest of short stories.
Date: 7/6/2015 Hits/Views: 32,332
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Discussion of "Collateral", a neo noir set in modern L.A.
Date: 7/6/2015 Hits/Views: 102,745
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Joyce Carol Oates reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/22/2015 Hits/Views: 32,692
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Jane Hirshfield reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/8/2015 Hits/Views: 49,362
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A reading by Joshua Weiner at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/8/2015 Hits/Views: 38,191
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Economists dissect causes of income inequality.
Date: 5/25/2015 Hits/Views: 334,193
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Poet, dancer, and archivist reads at Berkeley.
Date: 5/4/2015 Hits/Views: 62,641
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Award-winning poet and writer at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/27/2015 Hits/Views: 70,578
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Prolific author on her astounding body of work.
Date: 4/20/2015 Hits/Views: 96,628
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The elements of writing successful screenplays explored.
Date: 4/13/2015 Hits/Views: 104,991
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"Monstress" author on writing short fiction.
Date: 4/6/2015 Hits/Views: 22,886
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Former Rep. on Dodd-Frank, coming out in 1987 and more.
Date: 4/6/2015 Hits/Views: 33,361
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Book and website on the comedian's early years.
Date: 2/18/2015 Hits/Views: 8,284
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Author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/16/2015 Hits/Views: 42,005
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Writer and producer of hit TV shows.
Date: 2/16/2015 Hits/Views: 69,712
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Poet Gillian Conoley reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/9/2015 Hits/Views: 62,622
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La Dawn Duvall reads Maya Angelou's "Phenomenal Woman."
Date: 2/2/2015 Hits/Views: 13,306
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Scots poet Robin Robertson reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/2/2015 Hits/Views: 64,542
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Fiction and nonfiction writer at UC Berkeley,
Date: 1/21/2015 Hits/Views: 46,780
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Novelist and short story writer reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/14/2015 Hits/Views: 37,342
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Joseph Defraine Greenwell reads Maya Angelou's "Alone."
Date: 1/5/2015 Hits/Views: 11,544
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Carolyn Merchant reads David Iltis' poem "The Lesson"
Date: 12/9/2014 Hits/Views: 13,450
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Readings from a newly expanded edition of Lunch Poems.
Date: 12/8/2014 Hits/Views: 67,425
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Historian on atrocities committed by German women in WWII.
Date: 12/8/2014 Hits/Views: 484,659
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UC Berkeley faculty and staff read their favorite poems.
Date: 12/1/2014 Hits/Views: 141,553
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Kimmen Sjölander reads "Keeping Quiet" by Pablo Neruda
Date: 11/26/2014 Hits/Views: 12,209
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Biographer on the charms of Julia Child.
Date: 10/6/2014 Hits/Views: 72,019
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UC Berkeley author on value of teachers.
Date: 10/6/2014 Hits/Views: 9,797
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Readings at UC Berkeley
Date: 9/15/2014 Hits/Views: 67,440
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Award-winning poet reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 9/8/2014 Hits/Views: 72,538
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Marv Wolfman discusses the art and craft of writing
Date: 8/20/2014 Hits/Views: 24,889
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Annual student reading of poetry at Berkeley.
Date: 8/11/2014 Hits/Views: 61,661
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Novelist & essayist discusses her new book at UC Berkeley.
Date: 7/21/2014 Hits/Views: 36,263
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Poet Laureate of Napa Valley reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/2/2014 Hits/Views: 59,525
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Author, essayist and critic Walter Kirn at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/26/2014 Hits/Views: 28,192
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Technology and media writer at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/19/2014 Hits/Views: 42,167
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Best-selling author on what makes good writing.
Date: 4/29/2014 Hits/Views: 78,787
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Zubair Ahmed reads from his debut collection of poems.
Date: 4/28/2014 Hits/Views: 52,371
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Author on using life to inspire her writing.
Date: 4/22/2014 Hits/Views: 104,929
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Contemporary American poet Cynthia Cruz reads at Berkeley.
Date: 4/21/2014 Hits/Views: 41,097
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Oncologist and author on state of cancer research.
Date: 4/14/2014 Hits/Views: 119,333
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Author, New York Times columnist elaborates on writing.
Date: 4/8/2014 Hits/Views: 43,902
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Linda Gregerson reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/7/2014 Hits/Views: 44,785
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Anthology of Burmese poetry in English translation
Date: 1/27/2014 Hits/Views: 116,776
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 1/20/2014 Hits/Views: 97,340
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Annual student reading.
Date: 9/16/2013 Hits/Views: 28,068
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Poetry readings from UC Berkeley's award wining students.
Date: 8/5/2013 Hits/Views: 58,702
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David Shields is the author of twelve books.
Date: 7/8/2013 Hits/Views: 61,913
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Award winning C. S. Giscombe reads from his work
Date: 6/10/2013 Hits/Views: 68,220
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Cathy Park Hong reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/3/2013 Hits/Views: 47,379
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Namwali Serpell reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/27/2013 Hits/Views: 34,783
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Author Joyce Carol Oates at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/20/2013 Hits/Views: 53,829
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Author Lyn Hejinian reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/13/2013 Hits/Views: 51,036
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Poet Billy Collins reads a selection of humorous poems.
Date: 5/6/2013 Hits/Views: 48,067
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American poet reads and talks about humorous poems.
Date: 4/1/2013 Hits/Views: 143,948
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Michelle Tea has written memoirs, poetry and a novel.
Date: 2/18/2013 Hits/Views: 48,782
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Author of eleven books of poetry and prose.
Date: 2/11/2013 Hits/Views: 49,996
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Editor and author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/28/2013 Hits/Views: 61,479
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Novelist reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/21/2013 Hits/Views: 40,670
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Poet Kathleen Turner reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/14/2013 Hits/Views: 98,631
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Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 1/7/2013 Hits/Views: 94,639
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Solnit reads from her recent book at Berkeley.
Date: 11/12/2012 Hits/Views: 86,081
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How nations can turn oil from a curse into a blessing.
Date: 8/23/2012 Hits/Views: 7,035
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Early 20th century advertisers transition to radio.
Date: 8/21/2012 Hits/Views: 38,012
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The origin of Cinco de Mayo.
Date: 8/16/2012 Hits/Views: 25,760
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UC Berkeley students read short excerpts from their work.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 69,558
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Lively student readings.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 154,820
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The origin of Cinco de Mayo.
Date: 6/25/2012 Hits/Views: 94,131
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The history of music used in advertising.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 47,237
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Acclaimed author of 19 books.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 193,871
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How nations can turn oil from a curse into a blessing.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 164,071
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Contemporary British poet.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 83,800
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A reading of "ascension" by giovanni singleton.
Date: 5/14/2012 Hits/Views: 55,573
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Mark Danner on foreign affairs and American politics.
Date: 5/7/2012 Hits/Views: 81,752
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Blogger/author on differences in writing for web vs page.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 40,486
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Reading from "Dreams of Significant Girls."
Date: 4/9/2012 Hits/Views: 83,282
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Poet Van Clief-Stefanon reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/27/2012 Hits/Views: 40,600
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Reading from translation of Aimé Césaire's of poetry.
Date: 2/20/2012 Hits/Views: 72,210
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Reading from "Barrio Bushido."
Date: 2/13/2012 Hits/Views: 29,972
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Author, editor, and publisher speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/6/2012 Hits/Views: 28,662
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Author of "Rights Gone Wrong" analyzes civil rights laws.
Date: 1/23/2012 Hits/Views: 60,217
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The erosion of the rule of law in the US.
Date: 1/9/2012 Hits/Views: 169,537
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Danner talks about writing as reportage versus as a creative act,
Date: 12/23/2011 Hits/Views: 10,604
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Poems by Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet, Czeslaw Milosz.
Date: 12/19/2011 Hits/Views: 64,118
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Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 40,995
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Readings from distinguished Berkeley faculty and staff.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 87,410
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Bay Area settings for mystery and detective novels.
Date: 12/5/2011 Hits/Views: 24,345
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Experts on energy issues.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 251,343
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Economist on the global economic crisis.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 62,651
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Suzanne Guerlac discussing her work.
Date: 11/21/2011 Hits/Views: 13,898
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Humanitarian on helping women rebuild their lives.
Date: 11/7/2011 Hits/Views: 12,385
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Readings from UC Berkeley campus.
Date: 9/12/2011 Hits/Views: 24,925
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UC Berkeley students read original poetry.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 60,092
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Author of "The Filter Bubble" on web data-mining.
Date: 7/11/2011 Hits/Views: 70,242
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Poet reads new work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/20/2011 Hits/Views: 38,211
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Poet, visual artist and teacher Truong Tran.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 55,659
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Award winning author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 42,969
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,730
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The rise of concentrated financial power.
Date: 5/16/2011 Hits/Views: 279,979
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Joyce Carol Oates and a panel discuss her work.
Date: 5/16/2011 Hits/Views: 57,187
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Analysis of the Iraq war and Obama's Middle East strategy.
Date: 5/9/2011 Hits/Views: 97,031
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Musicians Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 37,213
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 53,693
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Poet reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 32,313
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"Lit," "Cherry" and "The Liars' Club" author Mary Karr
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 59,758
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Author reads and discusses his work.
Date: 4/13/2011 Hits/Views: 43,038
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Poet reads her work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/4/2011 Hits/Views: 30,245
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Writer and attorney Scott Turow.
Date: 3/28/2011 Hits/Views: 89,625
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Israel's nuclear doctrine of amimut (opacity).
Date: 3/21/2011 Hits/Views: 81,795
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Cartoonist Gene Yang, creator of graphic novels.
Date: 3/14/2011 Hits/Views: 27,076
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Author best known for her detective fiction.
Date: 3/7/2011 Hits/Views: 32,184
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Author David Sheff on his book "Beautiful Boy."
Date: 2/28/2011 Hits/Views: 33,740
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Who eats kosher food, who produces it, who certifies it.
Date: 2/14/2011 Hits/Views: 56,274
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Gurcharan Das on "The Difficulty of Being Good."
Date: 2/7/2011 Hits/Views: 71,373
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Does the American way of war make success unlikely?
Date: 1/3/2011 Hits/Views: 22,321
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Jourrnalist on role of Pacific Region in world.
Date: 12/6/2010 Hits/Views: 19,840
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Alameddine reads from his new novel.
Date: 11/8/2010 Hits/Views: 47,867
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Ethan Bronner, Jerusalem Bureau Chief, New York Times.
Date: 8/9/2010 Hits/Views: 77,120
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Student poets read from their work.
Date: 7/26/2010 Hits/Views: 48,847
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The misplaced mistrust of science.
Date: 7/19/2010 Hits/Views: 48,719
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Bestselling author Michelle Richmond reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 55,698
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Environmental activist on creating green jobs.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 214,498
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Sara Houghteling reads from her novel.
Date: 5/24/2010 Hits/Views: 35,460
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Daniel Alarcón- young American novelist.
Date: 5/17/2010 Hits/Views: 75,059
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Author Annie Barrows reads from her work.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 51,618
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Readings and discussion about new anthology.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 220,713
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Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, reads from his work.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 62,542
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Historian, critic, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 113,146
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Author and founder of 350.org on climate change.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 115,817
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Poet Lisa Chen reads from her work.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 44,142
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Poet Eavan Boland reads from her work
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 54,867
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Poet Natasha Tretheway reads from her work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 45,783
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Poet Dan Bellm reads from his work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 41,188
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Author on race, Obama, hip hop poetry and Bill Cosby.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 165,580
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Nathaniel Fick: Marine on Afghanistan and Iraq
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 88,311
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Diamant on Jewish tradition and the roles of women.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 54,611
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Poet Graham Foust reads from his work
Date: 4/12/2010 Hits/Views: 41,224
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Richard O. Moore reads from his debut collection.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 39,864
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Reading of selected student poetry.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 73,727
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UC Berkeley faculty introduce and read a favorite poem.
Date: 2/17/2010 Hits/Views: 106,677
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Best selling author at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/15/2010 Hits/Views: 80,638
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Date: 2/1/2010 Hits/Views: 16,231
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Date: 2/1/2010 Hits/Views: 17,498
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Date: 1/28/2010 Hits/Views: 15,262
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Date: 1/26/2010 Hits/Views: 17,533
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Date: 1/21/2010 Hits/Views: 15,677
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Date: 1/18/2010 Hits/Views: 15,491
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Date: 1/18/2010 Hits/Views: 16,757
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Date: 1/14/2010 Hits/Views: 15,066
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Pamuk reflects on his intellectual journey
Date: 1/11/2010 Hits/Views: 102,349
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Best-sellling author on negotiating deals.
Date: 12/14/2009 Hits/Views: 260,451
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New York Times journalist on oil's impact on the world.
Date: 12/7/2009 Hits/Views: 93,843
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Former Restaurant critic on his obsession with food.
Date: 11/9/2009 Hits/Views: 229,330
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Authors reflect on the Dalai Lama's ideas and work.
Date: 11/2/2009 Hits/Views: 271,879
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Author Ruth Reichl on "Not Becoming My Mother"
Date: 7/6/2009 Hits/Views: 167,596
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The torture policies of the Bush Administration.
Date: 7/6/2009 Hits/Views: 84,720
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Readings by Korean women poets.
Date: 7/1/2009 Hits/Views: 98,194
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Israeli writer on literature and politics.
Date: 6/1/2009 Hits/Views: 88,814
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Iranian-American writer.
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 99,946
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Author challenging conventional thinking on faith
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 69,974
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Gary Snyder reads from his work
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 86,315
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Political satirist on what makes good comedy.
Date: 4/27/2009 Hits/Views: 58,410
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Songwriters play music & discuss composing lyrics.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 45,207
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Postwar Central European poet Slovenian Tomaž Šalamun.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 52,324
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Author reads from her work.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 78,370
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Afghanistan War veteran on leadership in the field.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 48,747
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Poet Tracy K. Smith reads her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 54,029
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Poet Ilya Kaminsky reads his work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 42,594
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"The Devil's Highway" author on his search for identity.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 301,537
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Judith Freeman reads from her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 54,372
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Liver surgeon on writing and fear of dying.
Date: 4/6/2009 Hits/Views: 41,827
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Poet Robin Blaser reads his work.
Date: 4/6/2009 Hits/Views: 71,710
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Washington Post writer on political corruption.
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Effects of the agricultural industrial complex.
Date: 2/23/2009 Hits/Views: 347,612
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Author Brownrigg reads from her work.
Date: 2/16/2009 Hits/Views: 57,516
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Author reads at the UC Berkeley library.
Date: 1/19/2009 Hits/Views: 42,757
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 12/22/2008 Hits/Views: 105,686
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Berkeley faculty and authors read from their work.
Date: 12/15/2008 Hits/Views: 66,029
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Robert Reich on his writing and process.
Date: 12/1/2008 Hits/Views: 119,620
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Tariq Ali on Pakistan & relations with the United States.
Date: 11/17/2008 Hits/Views: 151,413
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A look back at depression era immigrants in New York.
Date: 11/10/2008 Hits/Views: 214,498
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Consequences of the fight against terror for U.S.
Date: 10/13/2008 Hits/Views: 69,769
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Washington Post reporter speaks about Dick Cheney.
Date: 10/6/2008 Hits/Views: 18,855
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Melanie Abrams' new novel, Playing.
Date: 9/8/2008 Hits/Views: 35,383
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Author Vikram Chandra reads from his latest novel.
Date: 9/1/2008 Hits/Views: 62,600
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Journalists on American soldiers at Abu Ghraib
Date: 7/14/2008 Hits/Views: 34,384
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Author on how pension debts will cause financial crisis.
Date: 6/2/2008 Hits/Views: 91,637
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Poet Jessica Fisher reads from her work.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 51,543
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Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. See why.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 652,423
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World-renowned poet Diane di Prima
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 59,472
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ethnomusicology and Asian music specialist
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 57,971
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Poet Arthur Sze
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 34,063
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Author on writing with spirit and faith
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 130,890
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Poet Monica de la Torre
Date: 4/21/2008 Hits/Views: 54,972
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Poet Amiri Baraka.
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 129,277
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Author Gay Talese with Dean Nelson
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 80,782
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Author John Matthias
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 50,504
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Singer Jon Foreman of Switchfoot on writing songs
Date: 3/31/2008 Hits/Views: 345,785
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Author on growing up in Mao's China.
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Mark Danner on the Iraq War
Date: 10/8/2007 Hits/Views: 41,185
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The American way of eating.
Date: 7/2/2007 Hits/Views: 129,936
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Poet Joanne Kyger reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/11/2007 Hits/Views: 37,797
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Writer/critic Mark Steyn on his new book
Date: 5/28/2007 Hits/Views: 290,432
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Writer Maxine Hong-Kingston
Date: 5/21/2007 Hits/Views: 76,209
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Poet Myung Mi Kim reads her work.
Date: 5/21/2007 Hits/Views: 29,752
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Neo-Liberalism, Democracy, and Military Humanism
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Poet Dunya Mikhail reads her work
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Author on translating the Bible for modern times.
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Author on finding humor in daily life.
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Poet Jack Marshall reads his work
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Poet Michael Palmer reads from his work.
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The ecology of eating in the 21st century.
Date: 2/12/2007 Hits/Views: 232,775
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Poet Will Alexander reads his work
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New Yorker staff writer on new book.
Date: 1/15/2007 Hits/Views: 101,188
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Author on politics of religion, oil and debt
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Author of ten collections of poetry.
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Poet and author reads her work.
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Author on art and humor of writing
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Former Senator on religion and politics.
Date: 3/6/2006 Hits/Views: 6,834
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Beat Poet Ferlinghetti reads at UC Berkeley.
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California Poet Laureate at UC Berkeley.
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Historian on Lincoln's genius
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Writer on poor state of public education
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Examination of the McCarthy era.
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History of Afghanistan -1986 to the present.
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Poetry reading by Suji Kwock Kim
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"Snow Leopard" author on story telling.
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Date: 4/4/2005 Hits/Views: 25,565
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Poetry reading.
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Indian author and diplomat.
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Poetry reading.
Date: 1/10/2005 Hits/Views: 2,221
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A conversation with Robert Silvers, co-editor, New York Review of Books; Michael Massing, contributing editor of Columbia Journalism review, and UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism Professor Mark Danner.
Date: 11/15/2004 Hits/Views: 1,020
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Poetry reading.
Date: 11/1/2004 Hits/Views: 26,273
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Berkeley faculty read and discuss favorite poems.
Date: 10/11/2004 Hits/Views: 44,544
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Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes editor and writer Tom Engelhardt.
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Host Harry Kreisler welcomes former Bush speech writer David Frum.
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Meaning of Abraham: Christian, Jewish & Muslim
Date: 5/31/2004 Hits/Views: 43,106
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Prize winning author discusses her new novel.
Date: 5/18/2004 Hits/Views: 12,162
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Renowned novelist, playwright, & critic
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The poetry of Lyn Hejinian
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Writer and poet Maxine Hong Kingston
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 12,236
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The poetry of David St. John.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,560
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Panel of Atlantic Monthly
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 1,222
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Challenges of writing candidly about professional sports.
Date: 3/29/2004 Hits/Views: 3,070
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Sports Illustrated writer on writing.
Date: 3/22/2004 Hits/Views: 6,489
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Conversation between Pulitzer-prize winning writer, John McPhee, and UCD geologist and plate tectonicist, Eldridge Moores.
Date: 2/9/2004 Hits/Views: 13,917
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After hosting Lunch Poems for eight years
Date: 2/2/2004 Hits/Views: 49,501
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Michael Harper and his poetry.
Date: 1/26/2004 Hits/Views: 5,971
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**ADULT AUDIENCE** The poems of Robert Thomas.
Date: 1/19/2004 Hits/Views: 1,043
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
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UC Berkeley faculty read and discuss their favorite poems
Date: 1/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,036
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Novelist and criminal lawyer Scott Turow.
Date: 12/2/2003 Hits/Views: 5,852
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Reading by poet Cornelius Eady.
Date: 10/6/2003 Hits/Views: 63,059
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Poet Luis Rodriguez.
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Cutting-edge poet Mary Ruefle.
Date: 9/22/2003 Hits/Views: 8,133
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Poet Li Young Lee fuses memory and culture in his work.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 5,718
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Poet Brenda Hillman explores human consciousness.
Date: 9/8/2003 Hits/Views: 2,173
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The lives of writers C. S. Lewis and J.R. R. Tolkien
Date: 8/18/2003 Hits/Views: 38,620
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Explore the meaning of the "Hispanic" presence in the U.S.
Date: 6/3/2003 Hits/Views: 16,238
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Love/hate relationship between rock and spirituality.
Date: 5/26/2003 Hits/Views: 862
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A girl's journey from through the holocaust.
Date: 4/21/2003 Hits/Views: 15,711
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Author readings from "Opposite of Fate"
Date: 4/14/2003 Hits/Views: 39,521
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Author and journalist Sebastian Junger reads selections from Fire, a riveting collection of literary journalism.
Date: 2/10/2003 Hits/Views: 7,690
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Four familiar plant species.
Date: 1/20/2003 Hits/Views: 94,468
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David Rockefeller discusses his new book, "Memoirs"
Date: 1/3/2003 Hits/Views: 104,515
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Joan Didion discusses her latest work, Political Fictions.
Date: 12/2/2002 Hits/Views: 4,105
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Examination of the current war on terror.
Date: 11/11/2002 Hits/Views: 3,577
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Interview with writer and editor Eva Hoffman.
Date: 10/28/2002 Hits/Views: 16,852
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Interview with author Christopher Hitchens.
Date: 8/19/2002 Hits/Views: 575,113
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An autobiographical journey.
Date: 8/19/2002 Hits/Views: 155,663
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Library of America publisher
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UCSD science fiction writers.
Date: 7/9/2002 Hits/Views: 6,550
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Author and poet on craft of writing.
Date: 3/11/2002 Hits/Views: 4,732
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Covering Justice Department and Washington institutions.
Date: 3/1/2002 Hits/Views: 1,188
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Author, poet, screenwriter.
Date: 1/29/2002 Hits/Views: 41,008
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Dana Gioia on the state of poetry in American culture with readings from his and other's works.
Date: 7/9/2001 Hits/Views: 5,409
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A reading in 2000 by award-winning novelist Mona Simpson.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 11,867
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Pulitzer prize winning author.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 105,128
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Author's stories about writing.
Date: 4/24/2001 Hits/Views: 236,891
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Insight into the turbulent situation in the Middle East.
Date: 4/24/2001 Hits/Views: 3,303
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Author Ray Bradbury talks about his craft.
Date: 4/10/2001 Hits/Views: 63,897
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Journalist on media careers.
Date: 4/9/2001 Hits/Views: 583
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Journalist James Fallows
Date: 12/2/2000 Hits/Views: 906
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Highly acclaimed writer of science fiction.
Date: 7/11/2000 Hits/Views: 23,982
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Best-selling author on being a "storyteller for life."
Date: 4/25/2000 Hits/Views: 28,392
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Former LA Times publisher on journalism.
Date: 4/3/2000 Hits/Views: 2,942
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Writer Philip Gourevitch talks about moral courage and the failure to prevent the Rwanda genocide.
Date: 2/11/2000 Hits/Views: 30,641
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Critic and writer Crews talks about his battles with conventional interpretations and his passion for the English language.
Date: 8/24/1999 Hits/Views: 6,664
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Former New York Times editor.
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