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

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

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

Interview with Author and Activist Todd Gitlin

Nov. 16, 2014 by

Todd Gitlin is one of the last of our public intellectuals,  having fully participated,  in the 1960s activism today as a Professor at Columbia University he continues to draw out

Exploring the 1960s with Author Terry H Anderson

Aug. 13, 2014 by

Professor Terry H Anderson is a Professor at Texas A&M,  and a prolific author who has written some classic texts about the 1960s. As someone who served in Viet Nam,

Interview with Rick Perlstein–Author of Nixonland and Invisible Bridge

Aug. 5, 2014 by

Rick Perlstein is the author of Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus, winner of the 2001 Los Angeles Times Book Award for history, and

Interview with Sherill Tippins Author of Inside the Dream Palace–The Life and Times of New York’s Legendary Chelsea Hotel–Parts One and Two

Jul. 25, 2014 by

True to the books’ title the Chelsea is legendary as well as unique artist community home to some of America’s finest most radical artists, from Edgar Lee Masters to Bob

Interview with Simon Winder on James Bond: The Man Who Saved Britain

Jun. 12, 2014 by

Listen as Laurence explores with author Simon Winder how Ian Fleming invents Bond in response to living in a “traumatized country whose self-image as a great power had just been

Podcast Interview with John McMillian Author of Beatles vs Stones

Apr. 13, 2014 by

I interviewed John McMillian about his new book and the cultural dimensions of the classic rivalry. As Tom Wolfe wrote, “The Beatles want to hold your hand, but the Stones want

2nd Burt Interview

Apr. 2, 2014 by

This is the second program in the two part interview with Burt Berlowe. Here Burt reflects on his role as a social activist as he comes out of the Viet