For this month's Readers' Review: "Drown" -- the debut collection of short stories by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Junot Diaz. Twenty years ago, Diaz published ten heart-breaking tales about a fragmented family from the Dominican Republic finding their way in 1980s America.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
As European countries try to understand and control the spread of mad cow disease among animals and humans, guest host Steve Roberts talks with a panel about what’s being done here to stop mad cow disease from coming to the United States.
- Linda Detwiler of the U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Dr. Paul Brown medical director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH
- Steve Stecklow of the Wall Street Journal
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