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  • Robert Reich and Joseph Stiglitz

    Stiglitz and Reich on the Great Divide

    Economist Joseph Stiglitz and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich reminisce about their days in the Clinton Administration. Get a dose of humor along with a lesson on the politics of income inequality across America.
  • How Dr. Seuss created 'Green Eggs & Ham'

    Dr. Seuss is best known for his children's books. How did he go about putting them together? UC San Diego's Lynda Claassen walks us through his process of notes and sketches for the beloved 'Green Eggs & Ham.'
  • "Becoming Richard Pryor" by Scott Saul

    Berkeley prof on ‘Becoming Richard Pryor’

    English professor Scott Saul discusses his new book, 'Becoming Richard Pryor' — a richly researched biography about the comedian that's accompanied by a website, “Richard Pryor’s Peoria,” which presents more than 200 photographs and documents from Pryor’s first two decades in Peoria, Ill.
  • Angela Davis

    'Free Angela' focuses on iconic activist

    Angela Davis discusses the latest film about her life with producer Sidra Smith and moderator Dr. Gaye Theresa Thompson.
  • UC Irvine Science of Acting

    The new science of acting

    UC Irvine

    Cognitive scientists are helping actors infuse characters with genuine memories, feelings and personalities.

  • Casablanca Bergman

    We'll always have ‘Casablanca’

    UC Santa Barbara

    As the beloved film turns 75, a scholar reflects on its enduring relevance.

  • UC Santa Cruz telephone booth

    Conversations I wish I had

    UC Santa Cruz

    Death is not a dirty word to alumna Morgan Brown, whose art projects take on mortality taboos.