"My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante is the first of the mysterious Italian author's Neapolitan novels. The series tells the story of a life-long friendship between two working class girls in Naples. Critics have called Ferrante “one of the greatest novelists of our time.” Yet nobody knows her true identity. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “My Brilliant Friend.”
Advances in assisted reproductive technology have multiplied options for people wanting to have a baby. But the law has not kept up with the science. The new legal and ethical frontiers of modern parenthood.
- Maureen McBrien a lawyer at Todd & Weld in Boston, MA, co-author of "Assisted Reproductive Technology: A Lawyers Guide to Emerging Law and Science," and adjunct professor at Suffolk University Law School.
- Kimberly Leighton Assistant Professor of Philosophy at American University
- Dr. Paul Gindoff Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the George Washington University Medical Center and Director of The Fertility & IVF Center at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.
- Richard Vaughn Managing Attorney of the National Fertility Law Center
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