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My Name Is Jody Williams

Watch Jody Williams read from her book at Phoenix Books. 

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Following the Leader

David M. Lampton, author of Following the Leader, discusses China's leadership, the nation's future strategic role and the challenges facing President Xi Jinping, in a conversation with National Committee on U.S.-China Relations President Stephen Orlins. 

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The Darjeeling Distinction

Fair trade and organic tea does not translate into fair pay for tea workers in India, says Sarah Besky, author of The Darjeeling Distinction.

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Fabricating Consumers

Watch Andrew Gordon discuss his book, Fabricating Consumers, on Faculti

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Hard to Get

Podcast interview with Leslie C. Bell, author of Hard to Get

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My Name Is Jody Williams

Nobel Peace laureate Jody Williams' TED talk on what "peace" really means and why action is needed when prayer and meditation fall short. 

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Chinese Characters

Telling China's Story, One Life at a Time: Panel discussion with Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Xujun Eberlein, Howard French, and Megan Shank at the Asia Society

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Becoming Dr. Q

English language podcast interview with Dr. Alfredo Quinones, author of Becoming Dr. Q.

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Becoming Dr. Q

Spanish language podcast interview with Dr. Alfredo Quinones, author of Becoming Dr. Q.

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Someplace Like America

Video introduction to the book Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression by Dale Maharidge, Michael S. Williamson, photographer, and Bruce Springsteen, foreword. Bruce Springsteen talks about the author's previous title and how they inspired him to write the song "Youngstown." Someplace Like America is being published by UC Press and is available now.

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Someplace Like America

In this background blog for the book Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression by Dale Maharidge, Michael S. Williamson, photographer, and Bruce Springsteen, foreword, published by UC Press, the authors go behind the scenes and talk about the extraordinary newspaper series they collaborated on together which lead to the book.

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Someplace Like America

Podcast interview with Dale Maharidge, author of Someplace Like America

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Partner to the Poor
Interview with the author, Paul Farmer and Haun Saussy
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Not Fit for Our Society
Interview with the author, Peter Schrag
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Free for All
Interview with the author, Janet Poppendieck
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The Guantánamo Effect
Interview with the author, Laurel E. Fletcher, and Eric Stover
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Nightshift NYC
Interview with the author, Russell Leigh Sharman and Cheryl Harris Sharman
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