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Author Salman Rushdie On Surviving Attack and The Value of Every Day of Life

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Salman Rushdie about his new book, Knife: Meditations After an Attempted Murder.

Wed Apr 17, 2024 23:40
Death doula says life is more meaningful if you 'get real' about the end

TED Talk, she said her ideal death would happen at sunset.'/>Alua Arthur helps people plan for death. A big part of her work is helping them reconcile the lives they lived with the lives they might have wanted. Her memoir is called Briefly Perfectly Human.(Image credit: Yeofi Andoh)

Wed Apr 17, 2024 19:14
5 new mysteries and thrillers for your nightstand this spring

These new books will take you from murder in present-day Texas to cryptography in Cold War Berlin to an online community that might hold the solution to a missing-person case.

Wed Apr 17, 2024 18:02
Watch: Salman Rushdie on the moment he was attacked on stage, and why he felt lonely

Salman Rushdie is a storyteller. So when you ask him to describe the day, in 2022, when he was attacked and nearly killed by a young man with a knife, Rushdie paints a vivid picture.

Wed Apr 17, 2024 16:22
An immersive museum in Kansas City allows kids to explore their favorite books

A new museum in Kansas City is designed for kids to be immersed in their favorite books, including classics like Goodnight Moon.

Wed Apr 17, 2024 12:11
Technology and disinformation places U.S. in multiple cold wars, author argues

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks to journalist David Sanger about his new book, New Cold Wars: China's Rise, Russia's Invasion, And America's Struggle To Defend The West.

Wed Apr 17, 2024 01:11

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