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Christopher Dickey, 'The Sleeper'

Christopher Dickey is Paris bureau chief and Middle East regional editor for Newsweek.. His new novel, The Sleeper, is a thriller about a former terrorist living the United States who hunts down his former al Qaeda comrades after Sept. 11.

Christopher Dickey, 'The Sleeper'

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Author Interviews

Author Michael Klare on U.S. Oil Dependence

In his new book, Blood and Oil, Klare argues that the United States and other world powers are jockeying to control diminishing global oil supplies. Klare is director of the Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies at Hampshire College in Amherst.

Author Michael Klare on U.S. Oil Dependence

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'Bush's Brain,' The Influence of Karl Rove

Journalist Wayne Slater is the co-author of Bush's Brain: How Karl Rove Made George W. Bush Presidential. The book, now in paperback, looks at the impact of White House senior adviser Karl Rove on President Bush. There's a new documentary based on the book.

'Bush's Brain,' The Influence of Karl Rove

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Singer and Actor Kris Kristofferson

His hit songs "Me and Bobby McGee," and "Help Me Make it Through the Night," earned him acclaim as a country singer and his musical success led him to films.He was recently chosen to be inducted into the Country Hall of Fame. (Rebroadcast from March 23, 1988.)

Singer and Actor Kris Kristofferson

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Movie Review: Reese Witherspoon in 'Vanity Fair'

Vanity Fair, based on the comic 19th century novel by William Thackeray, stars Reese Witherspoon and Gabriel Byrne. Critic David Edelstein says the supporting cast is superb, but the tone of the film is directly opposite that of the novel.

Movie Review: Reese Witherspoon in 'Vanity Fair'

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