A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
Guest Host: Susan Page
The best-selling author of the "Big Stone Gap" trilogy shifts the setting from small town Virginia to Greenwich Village in Manhattan in her latest novel. Adriana Trigiani draws on her own Italian American heritage to tell the story of a talented, ambitious young woman dreaming of having it all in post-World War II New York.
- Adriana Trigiani award-wining playwright, television writer, documentary filmmaker, and author of the bestselling Big Stone Gap trilogy, "Lucia, Lucia" and "The Queen of the Big Time," and "Rococo," and co-author of "Cooking With My Sisters."
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