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||CleanHow To Get Teens To Read||David Denby on the 24 great books that can bring even today's kids to reading. And maybe you, too.||2/11/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanEveryone's A Critic (Not Just A.O. Scott)||The critic speaks. The New York Times' A.O. Scott on how to think about art, pleasure, beauty and truth.||2/8/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanNavigating All That Music||How to choose music in an age when everything is online and always there. New York Times music critic Ben Ratliff shows the way.||2/5/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanIs American Growth Over?||Is the golden age of American growth and innovation over? Gone for good? Big economist Robert Gordon says so. We'll listen, and challenge.||2/4/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThe Power Of 'Presence'||Strike a power pose. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy on the power of presence when you're ready to act and win.||2/3/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSeeking Sites Of Global Genius||From ancient Athens to old Calcutta to U.S. hotspots now, we look around the world at the places and the conditions that have fostered genius.||1/22/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanAutism: A History||A big fresh take on autism that begins with Patient Zero.||1/21/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanFive Dictators Of Rome||The dictators at the end of the Roman Republic. Claudius, Caligula, Nero and more. How they ruled.||1/20/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanBlack Lives Matter And Civil Rights In Modern America||On Martin Luther King Day, a conversation about racism in America and Black Lives Matter with poet Claudia Rankine and activist DeRay Mckesson.||1/18/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanLet Maria Popova Pick Your Brain||Maria Popova, internet philosopher sensation and creator of the blog, "Brain Pickings," on how to live a meaningful life in 2016.||1/4/2016||Free||View In iTunes|