Diane leads a discussion about the collection of stories which won the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter talks about her latest album, “The Age of Miracles.” She describes it as “a personal exploration of regret and resilience but also a … more universal expression of wonder” of the times in which we live.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter winner of five Grammy and Two Country Music awards, has sold more than 13 million records.
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