Richard Rodriguez is a journalist and essayist. His most recent work, DARLING: A SPIRITUAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY, was published in 2013. The essay collection is a meditation on the Abrahamic religions after 9/11. Over the course of his career, Rodriguez has earned several prizes for his work, including a Peabody Award for essays that he presented on The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.
- July 21, 2006 | Faith and ReasonPreeminent climatologist Sir John Houghton on the compatability of faith and science. (video clip). And acclaimed journalist and essayist, Richard Rodriguez discusses life, death and choosing the church.
- March 19, 2004 | NOWWhat Mark Twain can teach us about the challenges facing America today, and the Latinization of American culture.
- October 14, 1990 | A World of IdeasThe second part of an discussion between acclaimed journalist and essayist Richard Rodriguez and Bill Moyers.
- October 7, 1990 | A World of IdeasThe acclaimed journalist and essayist tells Bill Moyers about the intersection of his personal life and the most vexing cultural and political problems facing America.