Sunday, May 1, 2005

Margaret Mittelbach, Michael Crewdson, and Alexis Rockman

Authors Margaret Mittelbach and Michael Crewdson and illustrator /subject Alexis Rockman visit the studios to talk about their amazing adventures which led up to the new book, Carnivourous Nights: On the Trail of the Tasmanian Tiger.

Geoffrey O'Brien

A life lived aurally: Library of America Editor Geoffrey O'Brien visits the studios to talk about his book "Sonta for Jukebox: An Autobiography of My Ears." Post questions and comments for Geoffrey, who will be live in the WFMU studios.

Jon Ronson and Mark Wexler

"The Men Who Stare at Goats." What can it mean? Investigative journalist and author Jon Ronson takes us through the wild and wacky world within the military's psychological operations unit which attempts to use mind control, cloaks of invisibility and the ability to pass through walls. All on our tax dollars! Also, director Mark Wexler talks about his lstaest film, TELL THEM WHO YOU ARE, a documentary on hois father, famed cinematographer Haskell Wexler.