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by Lilian Katz
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Dr. Katz was our first presenter during the 2012 Wonderplay Early Childhood Education Conference, and had the audience enthralled by her presentation.

2.
by Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Ever wonder about the our vast, mysterious universe - but don’t have time to earn that PhD? Superstar scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson has come to the rescue with Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, the brilliantly witty guide you’ve been waiting for.

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by David Kohn
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Did you know that for 21 years Darwin kept his theory of evolution secret?

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by Arthur Miller
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Arthur Miller reads from Death of a Salesman with actress Mildred Dunnock, who played Linda Loman in the original Broadway production. It was recorded at 92Y on February 2, 1955.

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by Susan Sontag
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Literary icon Susan Sontag gives a lecture on pornography at 92nd Street Y on November 2, 1964. Titled "On Classical Pornography," Sontag discusses the differences between how elicit materials are perceived around the world at a time in America when pornography was referred to as "smut."

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by John Cheever
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John Cheever was an American novelist and short story writer. He is sometimes called "the Chekhov of the suburbs".

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by Kurt Vonnegut
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This excerpt is Kurt Vonnegut's very first public reading of the classic Breakfast of Champions, three years before it was published. Recorded May 4, 1970 at Unterberg Poetry Center of 92nd Street Y.

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by Phyllis Diller
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Phyllis Diller was an American stand-up comedian, actress, singer, dancer, and voice artist, best known for her eccentric stage persona, her self-deprecating humor, her wild hair and clothes, and her exaggerated, cackling laugh.

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by Peter Bogdanovich
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Stella Adler was an American actress and acclaimed acting teacher. She founded the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City and Los Angeles with longtime protégée, actress Joanne Linville, who continues to teach Adler's technique.

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by George Carlin
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On April 30, 2001, comedian Judy Gold interviewed Grammy Award-winning comic legend George Carlin at Congregation Rodeph Sholom as part of the 92nd Street Y's Funny People Series.

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