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(Airs 03/26/20 @ 1p.m.) An encore airing of WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation With Mary Beth Pfeiffer, Award-winning investigative journalist and author of the  book Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change.

(Airs 06/17/21) WAMC's Alan Chartock speaks with Eugene (Gene) Carr, the Festival Director of  Berkshire Busk, a new 10 weekend street festival in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. The festival begins July 2nd and continues every Friday and Saturday evening until Labor Day weekend. Find out more at www.berkshirebusk.com.

(Airs 6/10/21) In honor of D-Day we present an encore of Alan Chartock's In Conversation interview with Dr. Ivan Steen and Dr. Ann Pfau along with sound clips of how American's heard about the D-Day invasion during WWII as the news broke over the radio.

(Airs 10/22/20 @ 1 p.m.) An encore airing of WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Richard Marowitz, a Jewish soldier in WWII who found Hitler's Hat in the German dictator's Munich apartment.

(Airs 05/27/21 @ 1p.m.) WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Peter Canellos, author of  The Great Dissenter: The Story of John Marshall Harlan, America’s Judicial Hero.

(Airs 05/07/20 @ 1p.m.) WAMC’s Alan Chartock in an encore In Conversation with longtime music journalist Jesse Jarnow. Jesse is the  author of the new book, Wasn’t That A Time: The Weavers, The Blacklist, and The Battle for the Soul of America.

(Airs 5/13/21) Today at 1 O'clock- an encore interview - WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with William K. Black - Associate Professor of Economics and Law at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (UMKC), Distinguished Scholar in Residence for Financial Regulation at the University of Minnesota Law School, and White-Collar Criminologist.

(Airs 04/29/21) WAMC’s Alan Chartock in an encore In Conversation With Jim Haskell, Author Of Two Tents: Twenty-One Years Of Discovery On The Appalachian Trail.

WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Dr. Jason Fung, a Canadian Nephrologist and author who has written about intermittent fasting and how it helps reverse Type 2 Diabetes. Dr. Fung's books include: The Obesity Code, The Complete Guide to Fasting and The Diabetes Code.

(Airs 04/08/21 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Dr Robert Miraldi, Award-Winning Journalist, Professor and Author of the book Seymour Hersh: Scoop Artist.

(04/01/21 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Stephan Talty, Author of The Secret Agent: In Search of America's Greatest World War II Spy.

(Airs 03/18/21) WAMC's Alan Chartock hosts this encore Power of Words program with Professor and Author Allida Black on First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt's Declaration of Human Rights Speech.

(Airs 7/30/19 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Dr. Roger Landry about his book Live Long, Die Short: A Guide to Authentic Health and Successful Aging

(Airs 03/04/21 @ 1 p.m.) -- WAMC presents an encore Power of Words in honor of Women's History Month. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Professor and Historian Dr. Allida Black discuss First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton's Women's Rights are Human Rights speech in Beijing, China on September 5, 1995.

(02/18/21 @ 1 p.m.) A 2013 encore In Conversation interview with WAMC's Alan Chartock and Dr. David Nasaw, Author of the New York Times best-selling book The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy.

(Airs 2/4/21 @ 1 p.m.) An encore airing of WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Dr. David Miller, President of the American Association of Suicidology, the oldest and largest membership organization in the U.S. devoted to understanding and preventing suicide.

(Airs 9/17/20 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Author, Journalist, Editor, Columnist, and (unofficial) Berkshire Historian Bernard Drew.

(Airs 7/26/18 @ 1 p.m), An encore 2004 In Conversation interview with WAMC's Alan Chartock and Folk Legend Tom Paxton.

(Airs 4/16/20 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Claudia Coenen, a creative grief counselor and certified Thanatologist about dealing with grief. Claudia is the author of two books: Shattered by Grief: Picking Up the Pieces to Become Whole Again, and she has a new book being released July 1st called The Creative Toolkit. You can find out more about Claudia Coenen and her work at www.thekarunaproject.com

(Airs 12/3/20)  In honor of the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, we present an encore airing of  WAMC's Pearl Harbor Over The Radio Documentary. Our Alan Chartock In Conversation with Historian and Professor Ivan Steen about what people heard the day of the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941, over their radios.

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An encore Power of Words -- WAMC's Alan Chartock and Historian Dr. Richard Pfau discuss President Harry Truman's Truman Doctrine speech. In addition, listeners will have an opportunity to actually hear the speech as it was delivered on March 12th, 1947.

Permission Courtesy of Bennington College, Alex Dery Snider

(10/29/20 @ 1 p.m.)  WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Laura Walker, President of Bennington College.

(10/15/20 @ 1 p.m.) An encore interview today. Alan Chartock in Conversation with Joshua Rubenstein, Author of Leon Trotsky: A Revolutionary’s Life.

(Airs 10/01/20) An encore airing of WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Scott McVay, Author of Surprise Encounters With Artists and Scientists, Whales and Other Living Things.

(Airs 09/10/20) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Clarinetist, Award-Winning Photographer and Author Arlene Alda about her latest book Just Kids from the Bronx.

(Airs 9/03/20 @ 1 p.m.) An encore airing of WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg, Activist, Lecturer, Author, and Former U.S. Military Analyst who is best known for releasing the Pentagon Papers in 1971.

(Airs 08/27/20 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with well-known Lincoln Scholar and prolific author Harold Holzer about his new book The Presidents VS. The Press: The Endless Battle Between The White House And The Media: From The Founding Fathers To Fake News.

(Airs 07/23/19 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Cara Robertson, Author of The Trial of Lizzie Borden: A True Story.

(7/16/21) WAMC’s Alan Chartock In Conversation with Architect, Artist, Author and Activist Beverly Willis.

(Airs 07/09/20 @ 1 p.m.) WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation with Ilana Steinhauer, Executive Director of Volunteers In Medicine Berkshires. You can learn more at https://vimberkshires.org/ 

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