University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst
South African author Nadine Gordimer died Sunday in Johannesburg at the age of 90.
Jul. 14, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hundreds of thousands of people in Northern California are without electricity right now. PG&E has cut power during this week’s windy weather to avoid sparking another wildfire.
Oct. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What will change the minds of climate change skeptics? An astrophysics professor suggests reframing the climate debate in a more positive light -- as a result of human evolution.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Shepard Smith recently announced his resignation from Fox News. He strove to be as even-handed as possible when reporting.
Oct. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California could use a lesson from elite fighter pilots who used to call the Golden State home.
Oct. 17from Zócalo's Connecting California
KCRW invites you to a special screening of Avengers Endgame featuring a special pre-film conversation with award winning composer Alan Silvestri and KCRW's Chris Douridas.
Oct. 14from Arts & Culture Stories
Due to Santa Ana winds, gusts in some parts of LA could top 60 mph. Power lines could fall down and spark fires.
Oct. 10from Greater LA
Trump’s sometimes, maybe lawyer Rudy Giuliani clearly needs an attorney himself as the investigations involving the former New York City mayor mount.
Oct. 16from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The West Coast's only archive dedicated to lesbian history is tucked away in an unsuspecting building in West Hollywood.
Oct. 11from KCRW Features