Uruguayan journalist, writer and novelist (September 3, 1940 - April 13, 2015)
Eduardo Galeano has written a history of the world in brief chapters, each one devoted to an iconic incident...
Aug. 20, 2009
Eduardo Galeano's denunciation of our multinational globalized future is characteristically brilliant, whimsical-devastating.
Feb. 15, 2001
David Rieff discusses “Divorcing” by Susan Taubes: the reimagined end of an autobiographical marriage.
This week’s picks include an artist who melds tradition, craft, and pop culture to create inclusive and uplifting messages; artworks that start on iPhones and end up large scale; and a…
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This week on The Treatment, Elvis sits down with writer and professor David Mikics whose newest book is ‘Stanley Kubrick: American Filmmaker.”
from The Treatment
Venerated critic Harold Bloom’s final book “Take Arms Against a Sea of Troubles: The Power of the Reader’s Mind over a Universe of Death” is discussed by the poets Alan Felsenthal and…
Those who read to write will want to hear Eileen Myles talk about “For Now,” which is part of the "Why I Write" series from Yale University Press.
That's how the hero of "The White Tiger" views his native India. The way you'll view the film is with rapt attention and great delight. It's really terrific.
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George Clooney and his long-time producing partner Grant Heslov talk about their new movie “The Midnight Sky,” a post-apocalyptic sci-fi drama, now on Netflix.
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George Clooney exclusively told KCRW that President Donald Trump and his family will be put “into the dustbin of history” after a Trump-supporting mob besieged the Capitol building on…
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Rhythm Planet presents a short list of books that make for terrific holiday gifts for the music lover in your life.
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