• Jay and Maureen Neitz

    Jay and Maureen Neitz, March 7

    Colorblindness can mean job loss for those in professions that require color vision, including police, firefighters, pilots and food inspectors. However: doctors Jay and Maureen Neitz, a husband-and-wife team of ophthalmologists at the UW Medicine Eye Institute, believe a cure for color blindness is on its way.

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  • David Wright

    Thrilling Tales: March 5, 2012

    Need a mid-day break? Every first and third Monday, you can laugh, gasp and shudder to live readings of captivating short stories from a wide range of popular and literary authors. This week's featured stories are: "The Queen of Spades" by Alexander Pushkin and "The Bet" by Anton Chekhov. Recorded on March 5, 2012.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 19 MB] [Play time: 0 hr 40 min]

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  • Jim Yardley

    Jim Yardley, February 21

    Author Jim Yardley discusses "Brave Dragons: A Chinese Basketball Team, an American Coach, and Two Cultures Clashing" with basketball coach Bob Weiss.

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  • J.A. Jance

    J.A. Jance, February 15

    J.A. Jance talks about "Left for Dead," her 44th published mystery.

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  • Eric Liu, February 7

    Join Eric Liu for a lively civic discussion of "The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government."

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 39 MB] [Play time: 0 hr 00 min]

  • Dermot Fitzgibbon

    Dermot Fitzgibbon, February 1

    Dermot Fitzgibbon will teach you what modalities are used to manage pain for surgery and cancer, as well as to improve your quality of life.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 35 MB] [Play time: 0 hr 00 min]

  • Stewart O'Nan

    Stewart O'Nan, January 30

    Stewart O'Nan reads from his new novel, "The Odds: A Love Story," a bittersweet look at a married couple struggling in uncertain times and trying to give their love a second chance.

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  • Xi Chuan, January 9

    Xi Chuan reads selections from a new chapbook, "Yours Truly & Other Poems," "Notes on the Mosquito: Selected Poems" (forthcoming in 2012) and other works.

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