Harvard physician Atul Gawande says we need to change the nation's approach to aging and dying. How nursing homes can focus more on patients’ need for human connection, and how end-of-life treatment is actually shortening lives instead of extending them.
Diane and her guests discuss the career of 19th century French artist and caricaturist Honore Daumier. This weekend, the most comprehensive exhibition of his work ever seen in the U.S. goes on display at the Phillips Collection in Washington.
- Pat Oliphant syndicated political cartoonist, artist, sculptor
- Michael Pantazzi curator of European art at the National Gallery of Canada
- Eliza Rathbone curator of the Daumier exhibit
- Jay Gates director of the Phillips Collection
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