Episode #1401

Lois Lowry & Romare Bearden

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Friday, January 04, 2013

Lois Lowry Lois Lowry (Matt McKee)

Kurt Andersen talks with Lois Lowry, author of the dystopian children’s book The Giver, which has been widely celebrated and widely banned. Her new book Son is the final chapter in The Giver series. The celebrated collage artist Romare Bearden is remembered by two friends who were with him in his last days. And a kindergarten teacher learns to let go from Finding Nemo.

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Alana from Sausalito, CA

Wow, wonderful piece on Bearden, thank you! Saw another, thrilling retrospective less than two weeks ago at ACA Gallery, 5th Floor, 529 W. 20th St.,NY, NY (Chelsea) 212-206-8080. Stunning and versatile; you can see the man was very human and beyond talented!

Jan. 06 2013 05:10 AM

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