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  • November 22, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Bill reflects on his 2003 interview with Nobel-prize winning novelist Doris Lessing, who passed away earlier this week in London. Continue reading

  • October 17, 2013

    Paul Krugman, Wendell Berry and Sister Simone Campbell were among those awarded with a Four Freedoms Medal. Continue reading

  • October 11, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Read an excerpt from historian Joyce Appleby’s latest book ‘Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination.’ Continue reading

  • October 4, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    In a rare television interview, environmental legend and writer Wendell Berry leaves his Kentucky farm for an inspiring conversation. Continue reading

  • October 3, 2013

    Writer and farmer Wendell Berry examines America’s agriculture “emergency” and lays out his plan for solving it. Continue reading

  • October 2, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    The visionary poet, environmentalist and farmer Wendell Berry reads and talks about two of his poems — “The Contrariness of the Mad Farmer” and “A Poem on Hope.” Continue reading

  • May 13, 2013

    As The Great Gatsby movie opens, Michael Winship remembers the last, strange chapter of the Fitzgerald story. Continue reading

  • May 3, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Watch Johnny Cash, Pete Seeger, Bernice Johnson Reagon and Tom Morello talk with Bill about the unifying power of music. Continue reading

  • May 3, 2013 | Moyers Moments

    The legendary singer tells Bill what the song “Amazing Grace” means to him. Continue reading

  • May 3, 2013 | Moyers Moments

    The former Rage Against the Machine guitarist discusses the role of music in political protest. Continue reading