Pulitzer Prize

Dr. Jared Diamond

Jun 7, 2013

He’s a world acclaimed author, speaker, professor of geography, evolutionary biologist and Pulitzer Prize winner. His book, Guns, Germs and Steel, is a worldwide bestseller and argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. In this episode of Field Notes, Thane Maynard talks by phone with the fascinating Dr. Jared Diamond.

"Shipwrecked! An Entertainment"

May 17, 2013

The final production in the Playhouse in the Park season is the rough and ready, but family friendly, Shipwrecked! An Entertainment by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Donald Margulies. Anna Goller, the props master at the Playhouse, joins our Rick Pender to discuss the challenges of bringing this Thompson Shelterhouse presentation to life.

Author Richard Ford

Mar 29, 2013

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Richard Ford joins our Barbara Gray in the studio to discuss his runaway bestseller, Canada, which has just been released in paperback. This book took six years to write, and has garnered a mantle full of “best book of the year” awards.