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May 10, 2017
A decades-long tragedy in a small Iowa town that sounds like the plot of a Dickens novel, but was all too real. An interview with New York Times writer Dan Barry about his book, "The Boys in the Bunkhouse: Servitude and Salvation in the Heartland".
May 3, 2017
“Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly. The story of a group of female, African-American mathematicians who helped launch American rockets and astronauts into space.
April 25, 2017
Pat Leach talks with Omaha artist and illustrator Marty Bruckner about his book of children's creative comments, "I Love You With All My Butt."
April 18, 2017
Pat Leach reviews “I’m Thinking of Ending Things” by Iain Reid. A tightly written psychological thriller with an unusual narrative style and a harrowing surprise ending.
April 12, 2017
An interview with Dr. Ali Khan, Dean of the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. His book, “The Next Pandemic”, explains the daily battle against the world’s deadliest diseases.
April 4, 2017
Pat Leach talks to Daniel Simon who has edited an anthology of Nebraska poetry 1867 to 2017
March 28, 2017
Pat Leach welcomes UNL Professor of English Kenneth Price who explains how the University of Nebraska’s Walt Whitman digital archives helped in a real-life detective story- the discovery of an unknown work by Whitman.
March 21, 2017
Pat Leach reviews “To the Bright Edge of the World” by Eowyn Ivey. A novel of exploration in late 19th-century Alaska.
March 14, 2017
Pat Leach welcomes Amy Kucera, Executive Director of the John G. Neihardt Center, to talk about the "One Book, One Nebraska" selection for 2017- Neihardt's "Black Elk Speaks."
March 7, 2017
Pat Leach welcomes Nebraska author Michele DeRusha to talk about her new book, "Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Renegade Monk.

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