In Contrast In Contrast, explores culture in the making with host Ilan Stavans. Join us for a look at creativity and the creative process through the eyes of artists, activists, translators, writers, politicians and musicians, in a space that encourages diverse perspectives and where divergent voices can be heard.New episodes will be released on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.
In Contrast

In Contrast

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In Contrast, explores culture in the making with host Ilan Stavans. Join us for a look at creativity and the creative process through the eyes of artists, activists, translators, writers, politicians and musicians, in a space that encourages diverse perspectives and where divergent voices can be heard.New episodes will be released on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.More from In Contrast »

Most Recent Episodes

In Contrast #33 The Global City - Saskia Sassen

Saskia Sassen is known for her analysis of globalization and human migration. Amongst her books are: A Sociology of Globalization , and Cities in a World Economy .

Episode #32: The Opinion Battle - George Will

George Will is a political commentator for The Washington Post , NBC News and MSNBC. The author of fourteen books, his column appears in over 450 newspapers. He's received numerous awards for his writing including a Pulitzer Prize for commentary.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 7: What Can We Do?

What Can We Do? Nations get the media they deserve. This last of a seven-episode In Contrast podcast special, What's Wrong with American Media? Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 7: What Can We Do?

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 6: What Are We Missing?

ode 6: What Are We Missing?: What we don't know makes us happier. This is part of the seven-episode In Contrast podcast special What's Wrong with American Media? Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 6: What Are We Missing?

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 5: Whose Language?

Whose Language?: English as a censoring tool. This is part of the seven-episode In Contrast podcast special What's Wrong with American Media? Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 5: Whose Language?

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 4: Who is an American?

Who is an American?: Those unlike me are my enemies. This is part of the seven-episode In Contrast podcast special What's Wrong with American Media? Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 4: Who is an American?

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 3:The Tyranny of Emotion

Episode 3: The Tyranny of Emotion: Passion instead of accuracy. This is part of the seven-episode In Contrast podcast special "What's Wrong with American Media?." Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 3:The Tyranny of Emotion

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 2: The Center Cannot Hold

In Episode 2: The Center Cannot Hold Diversity equals fragmentation. This is part of the seven-episode In Contrast podcast special "What's Wrong with American Media?." Public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news" through a series of conversations.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 2: The Center Cannot Hold

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 1: Is Truth Dead?

In a seven-episode In Contrast podcast special "What's Wrong with American Media?," public intellectual and host of In Contrast Ilan Stavans and veteran journalist Ray Suarez look at Murrow's message in the age of "fake news." The special starts with Episode 1, Is Truth Dead? Everything is relative.

In Contrast Special - What's Wrong With American Media? Episode 1: Is Truth Dead?

Episode #31: All News is Local - Brooke Hauser

Brooke Hauser is the newly appointed editor of the Daily Hampshire Gazette in Northampton, Massachusetts.

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