Jean Auel talks about her best-selling novels set in the Ice Age, beginning with Clan of the Cave Bear, in which we met Ayla, a Cro-Magnon girl raised by Neanderthals. The author relates Ayla’s latest adventures in her newest novel, "The Shelters of Stone" (Crown), and talks about her extensive research into prehistoric cultures.

Guests

  • Jean Auel Author

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Barry Meier: “Missing Man”

Tuesday, May 24 2016Nine years ago, former FBI agent Robert Levinson disappeared in Iran while on a mission for the CIA. The story of his secret journey to Iran, the CIA cover-up that followed and efforts to rescue the longest-held U.S. hostage.

The U.S. Expands Ties To Vietnam

Tuesday, May 24 2016President Barack Obama lifts the embargo against U.S. arms sales to Vietnam. We discuss what closer ties between the U.S. and Vietnam mean for trade, leverage on human rights and growing concerns over China's military expansion.