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Story in the Public Square

Story in the Public Square is a weekly, public affairs show designed to study, celebrate, and tell stories that matter. The show is inspired by the power of stories to shape public understanding of important issues. For example, Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," shined a crucial light on the violence and inhumanity of American slavery, fueled the abolition movement, and inspired Abraham Lincoln, upon meeting the author, to say "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." Narrative is no less important today-though the vehicles for dissemination are much more diverse. From . . .
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Thursday, Jan 24, 2019 - 4:00 AM
"Jeffrey Lewis"
Speculative fiction allows authors to spin out scenarios and game outcomes from real-life headlines. Jeffrey Lewis rips recent headlines apart in a new novel about the U.S.-North Korea nuclear relationship to warn about the potential for miscalculation and nuclear war. D
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