Hear journalist Frank Owen, journalist Robyn Meredith, and actress Liv Ullman on this edition of Fresh Air.
Frank Owen's new book is called No Speed Limit: The Highs and Lows of Meth. Owen talks about the history of methamphetamines and relates his own experiences with the drug. His work has appeared in Playboy, The New York Times, The Village Voice, Newsday, The Washington Post, Spin, Details, and Vibe. His previous book was Clubland: The Fabulous Rise and Murderous Fall of Club Culture.
Then, Robyn Meredith's new book is The Elephant and the Dragon: The Rise of India and China and What It Means for All of Us. Meredith covers China and India as a senior editor for Forbes magazine. Previously, she wrote for the New York Times and USA Today.
Finally, Liv Ullman talks about working with filmmaker Ingmar Bergman, who died today at age 89. He made over 50 films, including The Seventh Seal, Cries and Whispers, and Fanny and Alexander. [Broadcast Date: July 30, 2007