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GREAT CONVERSATIONS is a series featuring distinguished authors, each recognized in an area of prominence and each uniquely paired with an interviewer.

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 - 11:00 PM
"Alain De Botton and Brian Stetler"
From the author of The Art of Travel and How Proust Can Change Your Life comes a thought-provoking look at the peculiar position that news has achieved in our lives. In The News: A User's Manual, de Botton mixes snippets of current news with philosophical reflections, blending the timeless with the contemporary, in search of answers to the questions: What do we want from this? Is it doing us any good? What does the news do to our brains, our souls, and our views of one another? Brian Stetler, senior media correspondent for CNN Worldwide and host of "Reliable Sources" on CNN, is the interviewer.. D
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