In 2007, neuroscientist Lisa Genova self-published her first novel, “Still Alice.” It tells the story of a Harvard psychology professor and her experience with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. The book became a best-seller and is now a major motion picture. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “Still Alice.”
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
As President Bush travels to Moscow for a summit meeting with President Putin, a panel looks at what’s on the agenda for their discussions, including the recent agreements between the U.S. and Russia on nuclear arms reductions.
- Angela Stent professor of government and director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies at Georgetown University
- Michael McFaul professor of political science, Stanford University
- David Hoffman assistant managing editor for foreign news, The Washington Post
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