A conversation with Australian author Richard Flanagan about his latest book “The Narrow Road to the Deep North.” The Man Booker Prize-winning novel is based on his father’s experience as a slave laborer in a Japanese POW camp during World War II.
On Tuesday morning, the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and other sites in the United States were hit by what appears to be a coordinated terrorist act. Diane talks with experts on national security and takes listener calls as the nation reacts to the tragedy.
- Clint Van Zandt former FBI agent
- Admiral William Crowe former chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
- Anthony Lake former National Security Adviser and professor at Georgetown University
- Vincent Cannistraro former CIA senior intelligence official in charge of counterterrorism operations and analysis
- Daniel Schorr NPR Senior News Analyst
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