The National Endowment for the Humanities turns 50 next year. William “Bro” Adams, the new chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, wants to make sure that the study of history, philosophy, and literature remains accessible to everyone. A conversation about his new "Common Good" initiative.
Guest Host: Susan Page
James Kynge is the former bureau chief of the “Financial Times” in Beijing. John Pomfret was the Washington Post’s Beijing bureau chief. Each has written a new book about life in China. They’ll look at the past and talk about the future of China.
- James Kynge former bureau chief of the Financial Times in Beijing and author of "China Shakes the World" (Houghton Mifflin).
- John Pomfret diplomatic correspondent, "The Washington Post"; author of "Chinese Lessons: Five Classmates and the Story of the New China."
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