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Conversations: Andre Maynard, "Future Rising: A Journey from the Past to the Edge of Tomorrow"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Andrew Maynard talks with host Dan Skinner about “Future Rising: A Journey from the Past to the Edge of Tomorrow.” Dr. Maynard is a leading expert in emerging technologies and their responsible and ethical development and use.


Sandy Tolan, "The Lemon Tree"

On this edition of Conversations, Sandy Tolan talks with host Dan Skinner about a new edition of his bestselling book, “The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East,” designed for young readers. Tolan is also the author of “Children of the Stone: The Power of Music,” and “Me & Hank: A Boy and His Hero, Twenty-five Years Later.” 


Conversations: Gordon Javna, "The Greatest Know on Earth: Curiosities, Rarities & Amazing Oddities"

On this edition of Conversations, Gordon Javna talks with host Dan Skinner about “Uncle John’s Greatest Know on Earth: Curiosities, Rarities & Amazing Oddities.” Javna is the editor-in-chief and publisher of the “Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader” series, which has become the longest-running, most popular series of its kind in the publishing industry with over 15 million copies in print. 


Conversations: Neal Karlen, "This Thing Called Life: Prince's Odyssey, On and Off the Record"

On this edition of Conversations, Neal Karlen talks with host Dan Skinner about “This Thing Called Life: Prince’s Odyssey, On and Off the Record.” Karlen is a former contributing editor for Rolling Stone, Newsweek staff writer, and a regular contributor to The New York Times.

Conversations: Susan Goldberg, "Breaking the News: What's Real, What's Not, and Why the Difference Matters"

On this edition of Conversations, Susan Goldberg talks with host Dan Skinner about “Breaking the News: What’s Real, What’s Not, and Why the Difference Matters.” The book, authored by Robin Terry Brown, is published by National Geographic. Goldberg is an award-winning journalist and the Editor in Chief of National Geographic. 


Conversations: Eoin Colfer, "Deny All Charges"

On this edition of Conversations, Eoin Colfer talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest novel, “The Fowl Twins: Deny All Charges.” Colfer is the author of the “Artemis Fowl" series. He also wrote the critically acclaimed WARP trilogy and many other titles for young readers and adults. In 2014, he was named Ireland's laureate for children's literature. 


 

Wendy Ellin, "Working From Home... How's That Working For You? - Clean Up Your Mess, Set Up Your Space, And Step Up Your Productivity"

On this edition of Conversations, Wendy Ellin talks with host Dan Skinner about “Working from Home...How’s That Working You? - Clean Up Your Mess, Set Up Your Space, And Step Up Your Productivity. Ellin is an entrepreneur and expert on workplace productivity. She shares her knowledge through writing, speaking engagements and a webinar coaching series. 


 

Conversations: Craig Wright, "The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ and Grit - Unlocking the Secrets of Greatness"

On this edition of Conversations, Craig Wright talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ, and Grit – Unlocking the Secrets of Greatness.” Wright is the Henry L. and Lucy G. Moses Professor Emeritus of Music at Yale University, where he teaches the popular undergraduate course, “Exploring the Nature of Genius.” 


Conversations: David Aguilar, "Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond"

On this edition of Conversations, David Aguilar talks with host Dan Skinner about “Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond.” Aguilar is an internationally recognized astronomer and the author and space artist of 12 award-winning books about space. He is also the former Director of Science Information for the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. 


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