WAMC's In Conversation With...

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WAMC's Alan Chartock speaks with artists, politicians, writers and people from various backgrounds to get to the heart of their lives, and contributions to the world. 

Donald Christian
SUNY New Paltz

This interview between SUNY New Paltz President Donald Christian and WAMC President and CEO Alan Chartock Thursday, May 3, 2012. The interview was taped in front of a live audience in Parker Theatre on April 26, 2012.

Host Alan Chartock is joined by The Vanaver Caravan’s Livia Drapkin Vanaver and Bill Vanaver to discuss the performing arts organization’s 40 years of dance and music.

Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York Times investigative reporter Andrew Lehren, the 2012 Ottaway professor of journalism at the State University of New York at New Paltz this semester.

Alan is joined by Dr. Alan Rosenthal of the Eagleton Institute at Rutgers and author of The Best Job in Politics.

Alan is joined by Richard Kirsch, a senior fellow at the Roosevelt Institute and the author of Fighting For Our Health: The Epic Battle to Make Health Care a Right in the United States.

Alan is joined by Jon Elbaum, Executive Director of the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

Albany, NY – WAMC's Alan Chartock is joined by Susie Crofut, a longtime Berkshires artist who works mainly in watercolors.

WAMC's Alan Chartock recorded this interview with Dr. Paul Lemanski in 2002.