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How Countries Fail
1:30 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Historian's View of Declining Societies

Historian Niall Ferguson

  In his latest book, “The Great Degeneration: How Institutions Decay and Economies Die,” Harvard Professor of History Niall Ferguson gives his views on why rich countries lose their way and begin to fail. Niall talks with Mark Perzel about his book, and his theory the institutions which keep society going are degenerating.

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"Burn Down the Ground"
1:31 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Kambri Crews discusses her fascinating memoir

Author Kambri Crews joins Mark Perzel to talk about her provocative bestselling memoir, Burn Down the Ground, about her life as a hearing child of deaf parents and her father’s subsequent arrest and prison sentence.

"Snapper"
1:32 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Author and Playwright Brian Kimberling

Brian Kimberling has gone from the bucolic college life at Indiana University to becoming a produced playwright and, now, first time author. Barbara Gray talks with the novelist about the characters and the process of writing Snapper.

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