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  • Exploring the 'New Map of Life'

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Monday, July 15, 2019.

    Laura Carstensen examines the effects of a rapid increase in human life expectancy. The founding director of the Stanford Center on Longevity dissects trends that have created an aging population. In her lecture, she lays out the “new...

  • Self Reflection & History of Spoken W...

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Friday, July 26, 2019.

    Joshua Bennett offers thoughts on — and demonstrates — the power of the spoken word, detailing his journey as a poet and as an educator, and explaining the role of poetry in his life and in the world.

    Bennett is the Mellon Assistant...

  • The Past, Present and Future of the G...

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 24, 2019.

    2019 CLSC author Dan Egan discusses with Chautauqua’s Emily Morris the historical and ongoing mismanagement of America's Great Lakes. Egan, a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter, provides a look into his book The Death and Life of ...