LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
NEWSCAST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

Dan Skinner's blog

Conversations: Susan Goldberg, National Geographic's "The 21st Century: Photographs from the Image Collection"

On this edition of Conversations, Susan Goldberg talks with host Dan Skinner about “The 21st Century: Photographs from the Image Collection.” Goldberg is Editor in Chief of National Geographic and Editorial Director of National Geographic Partners. She is the 10th editor, and first female editor, of the magazine since it was first published in October 1888.


Conversations: Jorge Cham & Daniel Whiteson, "Frequently Asked Questions About the Universe"

On this edition of Conversations, Jorge Cham and Daniel Whiteson talk with host Dan Skinner about “Frequently Asked Questions About the Universe.” Cham is the cartoonist behind the popular online comic Piled Higher and Deeper (a.k.a. PHD Comics). He holds a PhD in robotics from Stanford University. Daniel Whiteson is a professor of physics and astronomy at the University of California, Irvine.

Conversations: Dr. W. Chris Winter, "The Rested Child: Why Your Tired, Wired, or Irritable Child May Have a Sleep Disorder - and How to Help"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. W. Chris Winter talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Rested Child: Why Your Tired, Wired, or Irritable Child May Have a Sleep Disorder – and How to Help.” Winter is a neurologist and internationally recognized sleep specialist who also serves as a consultant for businesses, government and major sports organizations. His previous book is “The Sleep Solution.”


Conversations: Allyson Johnson, "1000 Perfect Weekends: Great Getaways Around the Globe"

Looking forward to getting away? On this edition of Conversations, Allyson Johnson talks with host Dan Skinner about National Geographic’s "1000 Perfect Weekends: Great Getaways Around the Globe.” Johnson is a senior editor for National Geographic books, where she publishes travel, photography, cookbooks and illustrated reference titles.


Conversations: Douglas Wolk, "All of the Marvels: A Journey to the Ends of the Biggest Story Ever Told"

On this edition of Conversations, Douglas Wolk talks with host Dan Skinner about “All of the Marvels: A Journey to the Ends of the Biggest Story Ever Told.” Wolk is the author of the Eisner Award–winning “Reading Comics.” He has written about comic books, graphic novels, pop music, and technology for numerous publications including “The New York Times,” “Rolling Stone,” “The Washington Post” and the “Los Angeles Times.”


Conversations: Rick Riordan, "Daughter of the Deep"

On this edition of Conversations, Rick Riordan talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest novel, “Daughter of the Deep.” Riordan is the author of five #1 New York Times best-selling middle grade series: “Percy Jackson and the Olympians,” “The Heroes of Olympus” and the “Trials of Apollo,” based on Greek and Roman mythology; the “Kane Chronicles,” based on Ancient Egyptian mythology; and “Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard,” based on Norse mythology.


Conversations: Morris Pearl & Erica Payne, "Tax The Rich! How Lies, Loopholes, and Lobbyists Make the Rich Even Richer"

On this edition of Conversations, Erica Payne and Morris Pearl join host Dan Skinner to talk about “Tax the Rich! – How Lies, Loopholes, and Lobbyists Make the Rich Even Richer.” Morris Pearl is a former managing director of Blackrock, and chair of the Patriotic Millionaires, a group of hundreds of high-net-worth Americans. Erica Payne is the founder and president of the Patriotic Millionaires organization. 


Conversations: Eric J. Johnson, "The Elements of Choice: Why the Way We Decide Matters"

On this edition of Conversations, Eric J. Johnson talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Elements of Choice: Why the Way We Decide Matters.” Johnson is a Professor of Business and the director of the Center for Decision Sciences at Columbia Business School. He is the past president of both the Society for Judgment and Decision Making and the Society for Neuroeconomics.


Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Dan Skinner's blog

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)
contact@kansaspublicradio.org