Winter Reading Show

Winter picks include a novel intertwining language, romance and self-discovery from Xialou Guo and Nobel Prize-winning Nadine Gordimer’s new short story collection. Guests Barbara Hoffert, Candida Mannozzi, Dinah Paul, and Todd Stewart reveal their favorites.

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Summer Reading Show

Travel books are on our experts’ minds with picks like the unconventional Bad Lands by Lonely Planet co-founder Tony Wheeler and another recommendation focused on exotic cuisine. Barbara Hoffert, Candida Mannozzi, and Dinah Paul, Owner once again point us to their favorites.

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Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour: September 25, 2020

Friday, Sep 25 2020Maryland State Sen. Will Smith (D-Montgomery County) discusses policing bills and the latest Purple Line news. And D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh (D-Ward 3) talks about vision zero, voting and the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The Many Benefits Of Getting Outdoors During A Pandemic

Thursday, Sep 24 2020How are Washingtonians finding solace in the natural world during a time of turmoil? Local naturalist Melanie Choukas-Bradley and WAMU reporter Margaret Barthel join us to discuss the many ways to get outside in the Washington region — and what it can mean for your mind and body.