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Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple.
Date: 3/24/2020 Hits/Views: 3,969
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Ecopiety author Sarah McFarland Taylor.
Date: 3/23/2020 Hits/Views: 2,823
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Pico Iyer discusses his best-selling travel writing.
Date: 3/17/2020 Hits/Views: 1,757
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Sonia Nazario discusses her award-winning writing.
Date: 3/10/2020 Hits/Views: 3,172
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Writer on her novel, The Liar.
Date: 2/20/2020 Hits/Views: 2,865
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What does it mean to be a Jewish woman in America?
Date: 2/18/2020 Hits/Views: 2,562
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Looking to history to confront the evils of the past.
Date: 10/19/2019 Hits/Views: 14,421
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An underground history of downwardly mobile Jews.
Date: 6/9/2019 Hits/Views: 7,734
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American writer of fiction and non-fiction on latest book.
Date: 5/21/2019 Hits/Views: 9,085
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Poet and essayist Christian Wiman.
Date: 4/5/2019 Hits/Views: 21,955
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Washington Post political columnist E.J. Dionne.
Date: 4/1/2019 Hits/Views: 8,035
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Black Panther and Wakanda Forever writer Nnedi Okorafor.
Date: 3/26/2019 Hits/Views: 8,277
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South African novelist explores his history and writing.
Date: 3/8/2019 Hits/Views: 6,377
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Author reads from her new memoir, The Book of Separation.
Date: 10/9/2018 Hits/Views: 10,727
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Award-winning novelist and activist Luis Urrea.
Date: 9/27/2018 Hits/Views: 13,752
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Author Abigail Pogrebin talks about Jewish holidays.
Date: 9/5/2018 Hits/Views: 5,262
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Israeli author on his sources of inspiration.
Date: 7/5/2018 Hits/Views: 8,237
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist & author Katherine Boo.
Date: 5/23/2018 Hits/Views: 13,850
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Astrophysicist on Nobel politics with author David Brin.
Date: 5/21/2018 Hits/Views: 77,221
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar offers sage advice on writing.
Date: 4/25/2018 Hits/Views: 8,767
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Friend pushes friend in wheelchair 500 miles across Spain.
Date: 4/23/2018 Hits/Views: 8,189
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Novelist and filmmaker discusses his book, The Betrayers.
Date: 4/16/2018 Hits/Views: 6,191
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talks African-American contributions.
Date: 4/13/2018 Hits/Views: 9,639
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Successful author describes how to write good novels.
Date: 4/9/2018 Hits/Views: 9,327
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Author/athlete describes the influences on his writing.
Date: 4/2/2018 Hits/Views: 15,776
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Writer Luis Urrea explores themes of love, loss & triumph.
Date: 3/5/2018 Hits/Views: 10,397
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An evening of short fantasy & science fiction stories.
Date: 2/28/2018 Hits/Views: 7,365
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Author and Boston University law professor Pnina Lahav.
Date: 2/13/2018 Hits/Views: 23,389
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Author discusses her new memoir, The Book of Separation.
Date: 12/11/2017 Hits/Views: 6,610
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Mary Karr talks about memoir and revelations
Date: 11/22/2017 Hits/Views: 2,759
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An evening of short fantasy & science fiction stories.
Date: 11/20/2017 Hits/Views: 9,924
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Celebrated author on championing literature.
Date: 10/2/2017 Hits/Views: 28,077
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The process of writing a memoir
Date: 9/4/2017 Hits/Views: 3,127
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Internationally acclaimed author.
Date: 7/17/2017 Hits/Views: 10,723
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Internationally renowned poet and Pulitzer Prize winner.
Date: 6/5/2017 Hits/Views: 14,139
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Author on largest archive of Holocaust documents.
Date: 5/8/2017 Hits/Views: 31,199
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The impact of the 2016 election on progressive causes.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 24,457
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Importance of being a white ally to communities of color.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 66,091
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Author on how he builds trust with people he features.
Date: 4/17/2017 Hits/Views: 11,341
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Best-selling author shares her creative journey.
Date: 4/10/2017 Hits/Views: 18,862
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A reading by former Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.
Date: 4/3/2017 Hits/Views: 16,608
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Historian on WWII genocide in Buczacz.
Date: 3/13/2017 Hits/Views: 28,261
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Mental pain as essential element of psychic development.
Date: 3/6/2017 Hits/Views: 74,186
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Novelist discusses book with UCSD professor.
Date: 12/19/2016 Hits/Views: 25,468
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Sports Journalist on Drugs in Pro Sports.
Date: 11/21/2016 Hits/Views: 51,467
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NPR journalist on literature's influence on his career.
Date: 9/19/2016 Hits/Views: 22,092
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Influential contemporary sci-fi writer.
Date: 7/18/2016 Hits/Views: 55,578
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Author takes fresh look at four Nazi war criminals.
Date: 7/18/2016 Hits/Views: 47,270
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Best-selling memoirist, poet and essayist Mary Karr.
Date: 6/27/2016 Hits/Views: 18,339
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Poet Nikki Giovanni reads a selection of her poems.
Date: 6/6/2016 Hits/Views: 24,182
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Frances Dinkelspiel, award-winning author and journalist.
Date: 4/25/2016 Hits/Views: 27,328
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Poet delivers all in rousing performance and interview.
Date: 4/19/2016 Hits/Views: 41,519
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Historian on tragic life of young artist at Auschwitz.
Date: 4/19/2016 Hits/Views: 29,471
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Author Robin Jones Gunn on writing about relationships.
Date: 4/18/2016 Hits/Views: 11,334
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Legendary sports announcer on career, values, life.
Date: 4/11/2016 Hits/Views: 22,938
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Author and journalist discusses her work.
Date: 4/4/2016 Hits/Views: 35,416
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The intersection of art and the environment.
Date: 3/1/2016 Hits/Views: 18,753
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Journalist and analyst on complexities of covering wars.
Date: 1/4/2016 Hits/Views: 35,511
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Nixon aide shares details of Oval Office tape recording.
Date: 1/4/2016 Hits/Views: 59,481
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Jay Roach and John McNamara discuss Trumbo.
Date: 12/14/2015 Hits/Views: 113,580
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Alan Ball discusses the making of "American Beauty."
Date: 12/7/2015 Hits/Views: 82,184
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Writer-director Scott Frank
Date: 10/12/2015 Hits/Views: 76,893
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Date: 9/13/2015 Hits/Views: 4,784
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Date: 8/24/2015 Hits/Views: 8,353
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Date: 8/18/2015 Hits/Views: 6,076
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Date: 8/11/2015 Hits/Views: 6,237
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Berkeley students read their poetry
Date: 7/27/2015 Hits/Views: 49,484
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Students read excerpts of their work.
Date: 7/13/2015 Hits/Views: 27,217
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Lydia Davis reads from her latest of short stories.
Date: 7/6/2015 Hits/Views: 32,476
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Discussion of "Collateral", a neo noir set in modern L.A.
Date: 7/6/2015 Hits/Views: 102,859
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Joyce Carol Oates reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/22/2015 Hits/Views: 32,820
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Jane Hirshfield reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/8/2015 Hits/Views: 49,648
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A reading by Joshua Weiner at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/8/2015 Hits/Views: 38,243
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Economists dissect causes of income inequality.
Date: 5/25/2015 Hits/Views: 338,678
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Poet, dancer, and archivist reads at Berkeley.
Date: 5/4/2015 Hits/Views: 62,830
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Award-winning poet and writer at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/27/2015 Hits/Views: 70,654
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Prolific author on her astounding body of work.
Date: 4/20/2015 Hits/Views: 101,252
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The elements of writing successful screenplays explored.
Date: 4/13/2015 Hits/Views: 105,178
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"Monstress" author on writing short fiction.
Date: 4/6/2015 Hits/Views: 23,158
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Former Rep. on Dodd-Frank, coming out in 1987 and more.
Date: 4/6/2015 Hits/Views: 33,388
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Book and website on the comedian's early years.
Date: 2/18/2015 Hits/Views: 8,318
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Author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/16/2015 Hits/Views: 42,033
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Writer and producer of hit TV shows.
Date: 2/16/2015 Hits/Views: 69,768
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Poet Gillian Conoley reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/9/2015 Hits/Views: 62,656
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La Dawn Duvall reads Maya Angelou's "Phenomenal Woman."
Date: 2/2/2015 Hits/Views: 13,412
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Scots poet Robin Robertson reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/2/2015 Hits/Views: 64,893
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Fiction and nonfiction writer at UC Berkeley,
Date: 1/21/2015 Hits/Views: 46,889
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Novelist and short story writer reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/14/2015 Hits/Views: 37,362
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Joseph Defraine Greenwell reads Maya Angelou's "Alone."
Date: 1/5/2015 Hits/Views: 11,612
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Carolyn Merchant reads David Iltis' poem "The Lesson"
Date: 12/9/2014 Hits/Views: 13,505
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Readings from a newly expanded edition of Lunch Poems.
Date: 12/8/2014 Hits/Views: 67,690
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Historian on atrocities committed by German women in WWII.
Date: 12/8/2014 Hits/Views: 583,516
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UC Berkeley faculty and staff read their favorite poems.
Date: 12/1/2014 Hits/Views: 141,576
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Kimmen Sjölander reads "Keeping Quiet" by Pablo Neruda
Date: 11/26/2014 Hits/Views: 12,627
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Biographer on the charms of Julia Child.
Date: 10/6/2014 Hits/Views: 72,089
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UC Berkeley author on value of teachers.
Date: 10/6/2014 Hits/Views: 9,847
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Readings at UC Berkeley
Date: 9/15/2014 Hits/Views: 67,452
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Award-winning poet reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 9/8/2014 Hits/Views: 72,642
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Marv Wolfman discusses the art and craft of writing
Date: 8/20/2014 Hits/Views: 24,909
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Annual student reading of poetry at Berkeley.
Date: 8/11/2014 Hits/Views: 61,696
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Novelist & essayist discusses her new book at UC Berkeley.
Date: 7/21/2014 Hits/Views: 36,286
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Poet Laureate of Napa Valley reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/2/2014 Hits/Views: 59,546
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Author, essayist and critic Walter Kirn at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/26/2014 Hits/Views: 28,297
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Technology and media writer at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/19/2014 Hits/Views: 42,182
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Best-selling author on what makes good writing.
Date: 4/29/2014 Hits/Views: 81,488
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Zubair Ahmed reads from his debut collection of poems.
Date: 4/28/2014 Hits/Views: 52,589
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Author on using life to inspire her writing.
Date: 4/22/2014 Hits/Views: 108,417
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Contemporary American poet Cynthia Cruz reads at Berkeley.
Date: 4/21/2014 Hits/Views: 41,267
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Oncologist and author on state of cancer research.
Date: 4/14/2014 Hits/Views: 120,791
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Author, New York Times columnist elaborates on writing.
Date: 4/8/2014 Hits/Views: 43,930
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Linda Gregerson reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/7/2014 Hits/Views: 44,839
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Anthology of Burmese poetry in English translation
Date: 1/27/2014 Hits/Views: 116,887
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 1/20/2014 Hits/Views: 97,362
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Annual student reading.
Date: 9/16/2013 Hits/Views: 28,084
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Poetry readings from UC Berkeley's award wining students.
Date: 8/5/2013 Hits/Views: 58,718
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David Shields is the author of twelve books.
Date: 7/8/2013 Hits/Views: 61,936
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Award winning C. S. Giscombe reads from his work
Date: 6/10/2013 Hits/Views: 68,259
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Cathy Park Hong reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/3/2013 Hits/Views: 47,651
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Namwali Serpell reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/27/2013 Hits/Views: 35,224
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Author Joyce Carol Oates at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/20/2013 Hits/Views: 54,281
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Author Lyn Hejinian reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/13/2013 Hits/Views: 51,069
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Poet Billy Collins reads a selection of humorous poems.
Date: 5/6/2013 Hits/Views: 48,397
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American poet reads and talks about humorous poems.
Date: 4/1/2013 Hits/Views: 146,290
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Michelle Tea has written memoirs, poetry and a novel.
Date: 2/18/2013 Hits/Views: 48,851
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Author of eleven books of poetry and prose.
Date: 2/11/2013 Hits/Views: 50,024
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Editor and author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/28/2013 Hits/Views: 61,508
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Novelist reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/21/2013 Hits/Views: 40,820
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Poet Kathleen Turner reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/14/2013 Hits/Views: 98,657
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Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 1/7/2013 Hits/Views: 94,667
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Solnit reads from her recent book at Berkeley.
Date: 11/12/2012 Hits/Views: 86,515
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How nations can turn oil from a curse into a blessing.
Date: 8/23/2012 Hits/Views: 7,087
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Early 20th century advertisers transition to radio.
Date: 8/21/2012 Hits/Views: 38,028
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The origin of Cinco de Mayo.
Date: 8/16/2012 Hits/Views: 25,783
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UC Berkeley students read short excerpts from their work.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 69,572
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Lively student readings.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 154,889
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The origin of Cinco de Mayo.
Date: 6/25/2012 Hits/Views: 94,758
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The history of music used in advertising.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 47,334
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Acclaimed author of 19 books.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 193,928
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How nations can turn oil from a curse into a blessing.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 164,803
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Contemporary British poet.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 83,817
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A reading of "ascension" by giovanni singleton.
Date: 5/14/2012 Hits/Views: 55,599
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Mark Danner on foreign affairs and American politics.
Date: 5/7/2012 Hits/Views: 81,769
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Blogger/author on differences in writing for web vs page.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 41,057
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Reading from "Dreams of Significant Girls."
Date: 4/9/2012 Hits/Views: 83,313
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Poet Van Clief-Stefanon reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/27/2012 Hits/Views: 40,634
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Reading from translation of Aimé Césaire's of poetry.
Date: 2/20/2012 Hits/Views: 72,671
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Reading from "Barrio Bushido."
Date: 2/13/2012 Hits/Views: 30,005
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Author, editor, and publisher speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/6/2012 Hits/Views: 28,677
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Author of "Rights Gone Wrong" analyzes civil rights laws.
Date: 1/23/2012 Hits/Views: 60,229
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The erosion of the rule of law in the US.
Date: 1/9/2012 Hits/Views: 170,488
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Danner talks about writing as reportage versus as a creative act,
Date: 12/23/2011 Hits/Views: 10,620
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Poems by Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet, Czeslaw Milosz.
Date: 12/19/2011 Hits/Views: 64,557
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Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 41,010
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Readings from distinguished Berkeley faculty and staff.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 87,460
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Bay Area settings for mystery and detective novels.
Date: 12/5/2011 Hits/Views: 24,364
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Experts on energy issues.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 251,377
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Economist on the global economic crisis.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 62,739
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Suzanne Guerlac discussing her work.
Date: 11/21/2011 Hits/Views: 13,915
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Humanitarian on helping women rebuild their lives.
Date: 11/7/2011 Hits/Views: 12,416
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Readings from UC Berkeley campus.
Date: 9/12/2011 Hits/Views: 24,939
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UC Berkeley students read original poetry.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 60,110
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Author of "The Filter Bubble" on web data-mining.
Date: 7/11/2011 Hits/Views: 70,257
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Poet reads new work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/20/2011 Hits/Views: 38,243
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Poet, visual artist and teacher Truong Tran.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 55,681
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Award winning author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 43,002
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,815
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The rise of concentrated financial power.
Date: 5/16/2011 Hits/Views: 281,133
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Joyce Carol Oates and a panel discuss her work.
Date: 5/16/2011 Hits/Views: 57,210
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Analysis of the Iraq war and Obama's Middle East strategy.
Date: 5/9/2011 Hits/Views: 97,195
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Musicians Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 37,435
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 53,709
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Poet reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 32,340
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"Lit," "Cherry" and "The Liars' Club" author Mary Karr
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 60,889
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Author reads and discusses his work.
Date: 4/13/2011 Hits/Views: 43,090
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Poet reads her work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/4/2011 Hits/Views: 30,272
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Writer and attorney Scott Turow.
Date: 3/28/2011 Hits/Views: 89,700
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Israel's nuclear doctrine of amimut (opacity).
Date: 3/21/2011 Hits/Views: 81,820
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Cartoonist Gene Yang, creator of graphic novels.
Date: 3/14/2011 Hits/Views: 27,106
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Author best known for her detective fiction.
Date: 3/7/2011 Hits/Views: 32,223
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Author David Sheff on his book "Beautiful Boy."
Date: 2/28/2011 Hits/Views: 33,784
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Who eats kosher food, who produces it, who certifies it.
Date: 2/14/2011 Hits/Views: 56,334
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Gurcharan Das on "The Difficulty of Being Good."
Date: 2/7/2011 Hits/Views: 71,420
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Does the American way of war make success unlikely?
Date: 1/3/2011 Hits/Views: 22,354
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Jourrnalist on role of Pacific Region in world.
Date: 12/6/2010 Hits/Views: 19,853
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Alameddine reads from his new novel.
Date: 11/8/2010 Hits/Views: 47,904
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Ethan Bronner, Jerusalem Bureau Chief, New York Times.
Date: 8/9/2010 Hits/Views: 77,174
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Student poets read from their work.
Date: 7/26/2010 Hits/Views: 48,870
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The misplaced mistrust of science.
Date: 7/19/2010 Hits/Views: 48,852
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Bestselling author Michelle Richmond reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 55,725
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Environmental activist on creating green jobs.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 214,613
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Sara Houghteling reads from her novel.
Date: 5/24/2010 Hits/Views: 35,477
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Daniel Alarcón- young American novelist.
Date: 5/17/2010 Hits/Views: 75,130
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Author Annie Barrows reads from her work.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 51,741
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Readings and discussion about new anthology.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 220,948
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Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, reads from his work.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 62,617
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Historian, critic, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 114,166
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Author and founder of 350.org on climate change.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 115,833
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Poet Lisa Chen reads from her work.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 44,166
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Poet Eavan Boland reads from her work
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 56,102
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Poet Natasha Tretheway reads from her work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 46,072
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Poet Dan Bellm reads from his work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 41,203
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Author on race, Obama, hip hop poetry and Bill Cosby.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 166,498
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Nathaniel Fick: Marine on Afghanistan and Iraq
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 90,306
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Diamant on Jewish tradition and the roles of women.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 54,644
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Poet Graham Foust reads from his work
Date: 4/12/2010 Hits/Views: 41,247
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Richard O. Moore reads from his debut collection.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 39,901
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Reading of selected student poetry.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 73,748
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UC Berkeley faculty introduce and read a favorite poem.
Date: 2/17/2010 Hits/Views: 106,693
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Best selling author at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/15/2010 Hits/Views: 80,663
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Date: 2/1/2010 Hits/Views: 16,380
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Date: 2/1/2010 Hits/Views: 17,521
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Date: 1/28/2010 Hits/Views: 15,280
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Date: 1/26/2010 Hits/Views: 17,550
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Date: 1/21/2010 Hits/Views: 15,698
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Date: 1/18/2010 Hits/Views: 15,511
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Date: 1/18/2010 Hits/Views: 16,800
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Date: 1/14/2010 Hits/Views: 15,100
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Pamuk reflects on his intellectual journey
Date: 1/11/2010 Hits/Views: 102,375
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Best-sellling author on negotiating deals.
Date: 12/14/2009 Hits/Views: 261,903
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New York Times journalist on oil's impact on the world.
Date: 12/7/2009 Hits/Views: 93,860
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Former Restaurant critic on his obsession with food.
Date: 11/9/2009 Hits/Views: 229,348
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Authors reflect on the Dalai Lama's ideas and work.
Date: 11/2/2009 Hits/Views: 272,035
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Author Ruth Reichl on "Not Becoming My Mother"
Date: 7/6/2009 Hits/Views: 167,616
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The torture policies of the Bush Administration.
Date: 7/6/2009 Hits/Views: 84,722
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Readings by Korean women poets.
Date: 7/1/2009 Hits/Views: 98,214
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Israeli writer on literature and politics.
Date: 6/1/2009 Hits/Views: 88,848
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Iranian-American writer.
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 99,966
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Author challenging conventional thinking on faith
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 70,031
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Gary Snyder reads from his work
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 86,433
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Political satirist on what makes good comedy.
Date: 4/27/2009 Hits/Views: 58,543
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Songwriters play music & discuss composing lyrics.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 45,250
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Postwar Central European poet Slovenian Tomaž Šalamun.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 52,366
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Author reads from her work.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 78,725
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Afghanistan War veteran on leadership in the field.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 48,862
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Poet Tracy K. Smith reads her work.
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Poet Ilya Kaminsky reads his work.
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"The Devil's Highway" author on his search for identity.
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Judith Freeman reads from her work.
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Liver surgeon on writing and fear of dying.
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Poet Robin Blaser reads his work.
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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: 347,798
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Author Brownrigg reads from her work.
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Author reads at the UC Berkeley library.
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
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Berkeley faculty and authors read from their work.
Date: 12/15/2008 Hits/Views: 66,148
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Robert Reich on his writing and process.
Date: 12/1/2008 Hits/Views: 119,657
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Tariq Ali on Pakistan & relations with the United States.
Date: 11/17/2008 Hits/Views: 154,537
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A look back at depression era immigrants in New York.
Date: 11/10/2008 Hits/Views: 214,721
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Consequences of the fight against terror for U.S.
Date: 10/13/2008 Hits/Views: 69,995
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Washington Post reporter speaks about Dick Cheney.
Date: 10/6/2008 Hits/Views: 18,883
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Melanie Abrams' new novel, Playing.
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Author Vikram Chandra reads from his latest novel.
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Journalists on American soldiers at Abu Ghraib
Date: 7/14/2008 Hits/Views: 34,406
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Author on how pension debts will cause financial crisis.
Date: 6/2/2008 Hits/Views: 91,660
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Poet Jessica Fisher reads from her work.
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Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. See why.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 655,214
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World-renowned poet Diane di Prima
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 59,538
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ethnomusicology and Asian music specialist
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 57,988
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Poet Arthur Sze
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 34,175
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Author on writing with spirit and faith
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 131,371
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Poet Monica de la Torre
Date: 4/21/2008 Hits/Views: 55,045
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Poet Amiri Baraka.
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 129,410
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Author Gay Talese with Dean Nelson
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Author John Matthias
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 50,517
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Singer Jon Foreman of Switchfoot on writing songs
Date: 3/31/2008 Hits/Views: 346,132
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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: 41,192
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The American way of eating.
Date: 7/2/2007 Hits/Views: 129,954
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Poet Joanne Kyger reads at UC Berkeley.
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Writer/critic Mark Steyn on his new book
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Writer Maxine Hong-Kingston
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Poet Myung Mi Kim reads her work.
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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: 235,950
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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: 101,473
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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.
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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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Politics, business and contemporary television journalism.
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Legendary journalist on religion and politics
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"Snow Leopard" author on story telling.
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Authors on religion and politics
Date: 4/4/2005 Hits/Views: 25,600
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Poetry reading.
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Indian author and diplomat.
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Poetry Reading
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Conversations with History: Chechnya, with Thomas Goltz
Date: 1/24/2005 Hits/Views: 6,998
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Poetry reading.
Date: 1/10/2005 Hits/Views: 2,231
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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: 1,029
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Poetry reading.
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Berkeley faculty read and discuss favorite poems.
Date: 10/11/2004 Hits/Views: 44,554
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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: 43,536
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Prize winning author discusses her new novel.
Date: 5/18/2004 Hits/Views: 12,258
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Renowned novelist, playwright, & critic
Date: 5/3/2004 Hits/Views: 81,322
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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: 12,333
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The poetry of David St. John.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,590
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Panel of Atlantic Monthly
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 1,223
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Challenges of writing candidly about professional sports.
Date: 3/29/2004 Hits/Views: 3,094
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Sports Illustrated writer on writing.
Date: 3/22/2004 Hits/Views: 6,525
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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: 14,359
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After hosting Lunch Poems for eight years
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Michael Harper and his poetry.
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**ADULT AUDIENCE** The poems of Robert Thomas.
Date: 1/19/2004 Hits/Views: 1,049
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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: 2,049
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Novelist and criminal lawyer Scott Turow.
Date: 12/2/2003 Hits/Views: 5,883
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Reading by poet Cornelius Eady.
Date: 10/6/2003 Hits/Views: 63,266
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Poet Luis Rodriguez.
Date: 9/29/2003 Hits/Views: 5,074
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Cutting-edge poet Mary Ruefle.
Date: 9/22/2003 Hits/Views: 8,239
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Poet Li Young Lee fuses memory and culture in his work.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 5,779
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Poet Brenda Hillman explores human consciousness.
Date: 9/8/2003 Hits/Views: 2,181
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The lives of writers C. S. Lewis and J.R. R. Tolkien
Date: 8/18/2003 Hits/Views: 39,381
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Explore the meaning of the "Hispanic" presence in the U.S.
Date: 6/3/2003 Hits/Views: 16,340
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Love/hate relationship between rock and spirituality.
Date: 5/26/2003 Hits/Views: 864
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A girl's journey from through the holocaust.
Date: 4/21/2003 Hits/Views: 15,970
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Author readings from "Opposite of Fate"
Date: 4/14/2003 Hits/Views: 39,597
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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: 7,803
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Four familiar plant species.
Date: 1/20/2003 Hits/Views: 94,974
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David Rockefeller discusses his new book, "Memoirs"
Date: 1/3/2003 Hits/Views: 143,297
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Joan Didion discusses her latest work, Political Fictions.
Date: 12/2/2002 Hits/Views: 4,342
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Examination of the current war on terror.
Date: 11/11/2002 Hits/Views: 3,590
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Interview with writer and editor Eva Hoffman.
Date: 10/28/2002 Hits/Views: 17,121
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Interview with author Christopher Hitchens.
Date: 8/19/2002 Hits/Views: 584,850
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An autobiographical journey.
Date: 8/19/2002 Hits/Views: 160,634
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Library of America publisher
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UCSD science fiction writers.
Date: 7/9/2002 Hits/Views: 6,570
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Author and poet on craft of writing.
Date: 3/11/2002 Hits/Views: 4,769
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Covering Justice Department and Washington institutions.
Date: 3/1/2002 Hits/Views: 1,191
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Author, poet, screenwriter.
Date: 1/29/2002 Hits/Views: 41,387
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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: 5,565
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A reading in 2000 by award-winning novelist Mona Simpson.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 11,968
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Pulitzer prize winning author.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 105,299
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Author's stories about writing.
Date: 4/24/2001 Hits/Views: 242,266
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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: 65,355
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Journalist on media careers.
Date: 4/9/2001 Hits/Views: 588
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Journalist James Fallows
Date: 12/2/2000 Hits/Views: 907
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Highly acclaimed writer of science fiction.
Date: 7/11/2000 Hits/Views: 24,039
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Best-selling author on being a "storyteller for life."
Date: 4/25/2000 Hits/Views: 29,147
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Former LA Times publisher on journalism.
Date: 4/3/2000 Hits/Views: 3,029
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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: 30,715
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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: 6,826
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Former New York Times editor.
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