Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman

San Diego State University

Guest

History professor at San Diego State University and author of the book All You Need Is Love: The Peace Corps and Spirit of the 1960s

Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman on KCRW

The Peace Corps, which has been sending Americans overseas to do aid work for 50 years, is struggling to recruit new volunteers.

Peace Corps: Then and Now

The Peace Corps, which has been sending Americans overseas to do aid work for 50 years, is struggling to recruit new volunteers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Sonoratown looks to defend its crown in this year’s tournament. Sohui Kim is your guide to building a Korean pantry at home, and Jet and Ali Tila are improving on the classics.

from Good Food

This week saw the long-awaited recombining of CBS and Viacom.

from Hollywood Breakdown

KCRW and Film Independent invite you to an advance screening of Official Secrets from IFC films.

This week, you can: catch the end of a blockbuster hip-hop photography show; see how artists draw inspiration from the urban environment; sit in a tea house made of tree branches;…

In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Where would America be without the muckraking journalists and the publications that champion their work?

from Scheer Intelligence

This is Rob Long, and I got an “new email address” message that has the wrong email, and it’s emblematic of a bedrock truth about the entertainment industry: it was better when it was…

from Martini Shot

There’s a temptation with the big stories, say a Greek myth, to embrace the epic, larger-than-life quality. After all it’s a myth, right? Take playwright Sarah Ruhle’s “Eurydice”.

from Opening the Curtain

Julianne Moore joins us with her husband, writer-director Bart Freundlich, to talk about their careers and their new drama, ‘After the Wedding,’ the fourth film they’ve made together.

from The Business