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Connections: Discussing "Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You"

Community members in Irondequoit are gearing up for a town-wide discussion about Ibram X. Kendi and Jason Reynold's book, "Stamped: Racism, Antiracism,...
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 10:31am
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Connections: Author Melanie Conroy-Goldman on her debut novel, "The Likely World"

Local author Melanie Conroy-Goldman says there’s always a bit of darkness in a true friendship. That’s certainly true of the characters featured in her...
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Fri, 07/31/2020 - 11:54am
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Connections: Author Sejal Shah on her book, "This Is One Way to Dance"

We're joined by local writer Sejal Shah. Her debut book, "This Is One Way to Dance," is a collection of essays, stories, and poems that explore being...
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Thu, 07/02/2020 - 10:31am
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Connections: Author Linda Sue Park on her new book, "Prairie Lotus"

*This hour includes an update on the coronavirus pandemic from WXXI's health reporter, Brett Dahlberg. Author Linda Sue Park’s new novel, “Prairie Lotus...
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Fri, 03/20/2020 - 10:20am
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Connections: Author Joel Stein on his book, "In Defense of Elitism"

Joel Stein is a journalist, author, and political pundit. His new book, "In Defense of Elitism," is a look at why President Trump won the 2016 election....
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Thu, 03/12/2020 - 10:28am
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Connections: Local female veterans discuss the challenges they face

When service members leave active duty for civilian life, they may face challenges. Female veterans report that they have specific hurdles that are hard...
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Fri, 11/08/2019 - 9:26am
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Connections: Rabbi Ariel Burger on his book, "Witness: Lessons from Elie Wiesel's Classroom"

The Rochester Jewish Book Festival kicked off this weekend, and we preview an upcoming talk with author and educator Rabbi Ariel Burger. Rabbi Burger...
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Mon, 11/04/2019 - 9:21am
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Connections: Author Sonja Livingston on her new book, "The Virgin of Prince Street"

Author Sonja Livingston is back in studio to discuss her newest work, a collection of essays called "The Virgin of Prince Street." It's an exploration...
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Fri, 09/27/2019 - 10:39am
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Connections: Author Jared Diamond on his new book, "Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis"

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jared Diamond is in Rochester for a presentation at Monroe Community College. He has written a new book, "Upheaval:...
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Wed, 05/08/2019 - 11:50am
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Connections: Jeff Spevak on his new book, "22 Minutes"

Local writer Jeff Spevak has a new book out. It's called "22 Minutes" and it tells the story of Ernie Coleman, a sailor, carpenter, and Navy veteran who...
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Tue, 05/07/2019 - 10:27am
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