Upcoming –Teaching Humanities in the Age of Trump

May. 18, 2017 by

The Trump presidency presents a challenge to most educators since he represents values that are antithetical to what most of us in the humanities care about passing onto our students.

“House of Healing for the Middle Aged Soul”– Bibliotherapy for those Turning 60+

Sep. 6, 2015 by

Turning the sixty –is a big event in people’s lives. There are few ceremonies or rights of passage–maybe you retire or maybe you plough on in a job for a

Interview with Autodidact Charles D. Hayes

Aug. 26, 2015 by

Author and publisher Charles D. Hayes is a self-taught philosopher and an impassioned advocate for lifelong learning. At age 17, he dropped out of high school to join the U.S.

Part Two of Interview with Film Director Paul Lazarus

Aug. 12, 2015 by

  In this conversation we talk to Paul about his take on rejection, his latest film projects and the challenges of spending seven years making Slingshot and the insights he

Part One of an Interview with Paul Lazarus–Film and TV Director: Journey to Slingshot

Aug. 7, 2015 by

  Paul Lazarus has a 30-year award-winning career as a director, producer and writer of television, film, and theater projects. Recently, he completed work on a feature length documentary called

First Episode of New Podcast Series on Adult Education with Professor Laura Bierema:

Aug. 3, 2015 by

For our first in a series of podcasts Laurence interviewed Professor Laura Bierema Laura Lee Bierema is Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and Professor, Department of Lifelong Education, Administration, and Policy at

Our Next Project–How We Learn–Take a Survey and Receive a Free E-Book

Jul. 22, 2015 by

Calling all independent learners! We are researching a new book on how independent learning improves lives of older (us boomers more or less) learners. To start and to belong to

Changing Times is Forming a New Community of Independent Learners

Jun. 19, 2015 by

A message from Changing Times Press Co-founder, Laurence Peters Calling all independent learners! ChangingTimes Press wants to contact you for the purposes of researching a new book on how independent

Kindle Edition of The Sixties: Reviewing the Decade that Rocked the World Now Out!

Jan. 4, 2015 by

Author Sherill Tippins comments, “With precision and insight, Mike and Laurence Peters demonstrate that it takes both individuals and coalitions to make a revolution. From Bob Dylan’s lightning bolt, “Like

Interview with Vietnam Prize winning Historian Fredrik Logevall: The Continuing Significance of the Sixties

Nov. 28, 2014 by

      We were fortunate enough to interview Pulitzer prize winning author Fredrik Logevall on the day that he co-authored a magazine piece for Politico Magazine,  entitled Obama’s JFK Problem How