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Conversations: Ian Rosenberg, "The Fight for Free Speech: Ten Cases That Define Our First Amendment Freedoms"

On this edition of Conversations, Ian Rosenberg talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Fight for Free Speech: Ten Cases That Define Our First Amendment Freedoms.” Rosenberg is a media lawyer and Emmy-Nominated filmmaker, who teaches media law at Brooklyn College and has worked as a legal counsel for ABC News since 2003.


Conversations: Ann Bausum, "Ensnared in the Wolf's Lair: Inside the 1944 Plot to Kill Hitler and the Ghost Children of His Revenge"

On this edition of Conversations, Ann Bausum talks with host Dan Skinner about “Ensnared in the Wolf's Lair: Inside the 1944 Plot to Kill Hitler and the Ghost Children of His Revenge.” Bausum is an award-winning children's book author who brings history to life by connecting readers to personal stories from the past that echo in the present day.


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: Brad Meltzer, "Ordinary People Change the World" series

On this edition of Conversations, Brad Meltzer talks with host Dan Skinner about two new additions to his Ordinary People Change the World Series… “I am Ann Frank” and “I am Benjamin Franklin.” Meltzer is the author of “Heroes for My Son,” “Heroes for My Daughter,” a dozen suspense novels like “The Escape Artist” and non-fiction books like “The First Conspiracy.” 


Conversations: David S. Reynolds, "ABE: Abraham Lincoln in His Times"

On this edition of Conversations, David S. Reynolds talks with host Dan Skinner about “ABE: Abraham Lincoln in His Times.” Reynolds is a Distinguished Professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His previous books include “Walt Whitman's America: A Cultural Biography,” “Beneath the American Renaissance,” “John Brown, Abolitionist,” and “Mightier Than the Sword: Uncle Tom's Cabin and the Battle for America.” 


Conversations: Paige Towler, "Girls Can!: Smash Stereotypes, Defy Expectations, and Make History"

On this edition of Conversations, Paige Towler talks with host Dan Skinner about “Girls Can! – Smash Stereotypes, Defy Expectations, and Make History.” Towler is a poet whose work has appeared in the anthologies “Hey, Baby” and the “National Geographic Book of Nature Poetry,” as well as the author of “Yoga Animals.” 


Conversations: Jennifer Dasal, “ArtCurious: Stories of the Unexpected, Slightly Odd, and Strangely Wonderful in Art History”

On this edition of Conversations, Jennifer Dasal talks with host Dan Skinner about “ArtCurious: Stories of the Unexpected, Slightly Odd, and Strangely Wonderful in Art History.” Dasal is the curator of modern and contemporary art at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, North Carolina, and host of the independent podcast “ArtCurious.” 


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