Counterpoint

COUNTERPOINT
6:35 pm
Thu February 26, 2015

Brian Greene on Mathematics, Theoretical Physics, Quantum Mechanics, and More

Author, Professor, and Theoretical Physicist Brian Greene
Credit http://www.briangreene.org/

Through a remarkable series of theoretical and observational breakthroughs, science has given a sharp insight into the universe's earliest moments and future. Author and physicist Brian Greene joins host Dr. Jonathan Judaken for an in-depth discussion.  


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COUNTERPOINT
6:30 pm
Wed February 11, 2015

Nell Irvin Painter on the History of White People

Credit Nell Irvin Painter

Nell Irvin Painter, author of The History of White People, and host Jonathan Judaken talk about race and whiteness, discussing how many ethnic groups now regarded as white were once excluded from mainstream American society as non-white.


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Counterpoint
7:20 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

Interview with Robert Wistrich

Author and Scholar Robert Wistrich

Host Jonathan Judaken talks with Robert Wistrich, Neuberger Professor of History and Director of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. 

While it is in the nature of academics to squabble, there is widespread consensus that Wistrich is the foremost living scholar of modern antisemitism. 

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Counterpoint
1:39 pm
Mon October 24, 2011

Interview with Annie Cohen-Solal

Annie Cohen-Solal's international best-selling biography of Sartre, Jean-Paul Sartre: A Life.
Annie Cohen-Solal The New Press

Host Jonathan Judaken talks to renowned Sartre scholar Annie Cohen-Solal, author of a number of books and essays on Sartre, including the international best-selling biography, Jean-Paul Sartre: A Life. 

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