Castle Conversations 2015 Speakers
Arianna Huffington, March 25, 2015 – Prolific author and media luminary Arianna Huffington has helped to share the international media industry. Established in 2005, her award-winning news platform, Huffington Post, quickly developed from a blog into one of the most widely read media brands on the internet. Hosted by Leonard Lopate, WNYC.
Dan Rather, June 24, 2015 – Whether covering the Vietnam War or the Tienanmen Square uprising abroad or every Presidential campaign since 1952 at home, veteran newsman Dan Rather has witnessed many of the most important and memorable events in recent history. Hosted by Elliot Forrest, WQXR.
Neil deGrasse Tyson, September 9, 2015 – As a frequent lecturer, host of Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey, and the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium, Niel deGrasse Tyson has made space exploration and science accessible to audiences around the world. Hosted by Elliot Forrest, WQXR.
Doris Kearns Goodwin, December 2, 2015 – Doris Kearns Goodwin delights and enlightens audiences through her New York Times best-selling books, award-winning films based on her books, and her commentary on such shows as The Charlie Rose Show and Meet the Press. Hosed by Leonard Lopate, WNYC.