Letters & Politics

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Simon Winchester talks about his new book The Atlantic

In History on November 30, 2010 at 3:00 am

Mitch Jeserich speaks to author Simon Winchester about his book The Atlantic.  Winchester is also the author of such books as the Professor and the Madman and The Meaning of Everything.  Click here to listen.

Religious Conservatism and Capitalism with Jeff Sharlet

In History, Politics on November 27, 2010 at 7:25 am

Mitch Jeserich speaks to journalist Jeff Sharlet about Sharlet’s investigation into a powerful conservative religious group that operates in the nation’s capitol.  Click here to listen.

The History of Money with anthropologist Jack Weatherford

In Economy, History on November 27, 2010 at 7:17 am

Mitch Jeserich talks to retired anthropologist Jack Weatherford about the History of Money. Click here to listen.

The History of Angel Island and the Onslaught of Restrictive Immigration Policies

In History, Law on November 27, 2010 at 6:56 am

Mitch Jeserich talks to Professors Judy Yung and Erica Lee. They have co-written a book about the former Angel Island immigration center in the San Francisco Bay. Click here.