Jim Hensonby Brian Jay Jones
The Life and Times of Mark Twainby Michael Shelden
I Know Why the Caged Bird Singsby Maya Angelou
Art and Madness
Mark Twain: A Lifeby Ron Powers
With the the LearnOutLoud Biography podcast series we will explore the lives of notable people throughout history.
An unforgettable memoir of growing up black in the 1930s and 1940s in a tiny Arkansas town where Angelou's grandmother's store was the heart of the community and white people seemed as strange as aliens from another planet.
The lives and music of the great composers of classical music unfold in this entertaining account, introduced by the conductor and musical personality Marin Alsop....
Arnold Rampersad discusses his new book, Ralph Ellison: A Biography. Georgia Center for the Book presents the acclaimed writer as part of the Decatur Arts Festival celebration.
Charles J Shields discusses his book Mockingbird.
On Sunday, December 5th, author Tom Wolfe was our guest on In Depth.
Writers & Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. His name is one of the most recognizable names in history and one of the most enduring of composers. At age 5, this "wunderkinder" took to the stage and began his life as a prolific and celebrated creator-genius of such luminous works the world has not known since.
In this lecture professor Timothy Shutt provides an overview of the life and literature of C.S. Lewis. He mentions various viewpoints that people have had about Lewis and says why he thinks Lewis is more popular now than he was in his time.
Wassily Kandinsky, a Russian-born artist, was one of the first creators of pure abstraction in modern painting.