Talk of the Nation Journalist Neal Conan leads a productive exchange of ideas and opinions on the issues that dominate the news landscape. From politics and public service to education, religion, music and health care, Talk of the Nation offers call-in listeners the opportunity to join enlightening discussions with decision-makers, authors, academicians and artists from around the world.

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Talk of the Nation for November 30, 2011

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Alan Rickman: From Severus Snape To 'Seminar'

Alan Rickman: From Severus Snape To 'Seminar'

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