The White Album
Featuring Raphael Bostic, Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, Martin Krieger, and David Sloane In this edition of the Bedrosian Book Club Podcast, we discuss Joan Didon’s book of essays about history and politics, The White Album. Published in 1979, these essays reflect a time of change here in California and America as a whole. If as she writes in the opening line, “We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” Do we still live by these stories she told? Or is the world a different place now? Follow our discussants on Twitter! Raphael, Sherry, and David To listen to the Bedrosian Book Club Podcast discussion of The White Album, click the orange arrow in the Soundcloud player above. Or you can download it and subscribe through Soundcloud or iTunes! The White Album podcast transcription
Next month . . .We’re going local, with a look at Benjamin Barber’s treatise on how cities are best suited to the new global economy in the book If Mayors Ruled the World.
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