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    • The Power of Different

    • The Link Between Disorder and Genius
    • By: Gail Saltz
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
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    A powerful and inspiring examination of the connection between the potential for great talent and conditions commonly thought to be "disabilities", revealing how the source of our struggles can be the origin of our greatest strengths. In The Power of Different, psychiatrist and best-selling author Gail Saltz examines the latest scientific discoveries and profiles famous geniuses who have been diagnosed with all manner of brain "problems".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • NPR interview

    • By Anonymous User on 05-01-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Arianna Huffington and Nora Ephron: Advice for Women at the 92nd Street Y

    • By: Arianna Huffington, Nora Ephron
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76

    Two funny and smart women explore the myriad challenges women face today — at work, in parenting, in love, and in aging — and share lessons from their experiences. Arianna Huffington is a syndicated columnist and the author of 10 books, the most recent of which is On Becoming Fearless: Advice for Women. Nora Ephron's books include Heartburn. Her most recent book is I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Loving the conversations

    • By Molly on 04-20-15

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Bernard Lewis at the 92nd Street Y on Jihad and Contemporary Politics

    • By: Bernard Lewis
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In this visit to New York's 92nd Street Y, Bernard Lewis discusses the Islamic doctrine of Holy War and its manipulation by modern extremists. Lewis turns to history to answer the most critical question we face today: is this a clash of civilization, an intractable ideological face-off like the Cold War? These are topics that came out of his work on his book Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Interviewing the Interviewer featuring Katie Couric at the 92nd Street Y

    • By: Katie Couric
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 1 hr and 24 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Everything you ever wanted to know about Katie Couric but were afraid to ask! As co-anchor of The Today Show for 14 years, Katie Couric is now the one in the hot seat. Find out about how she became a household name, what gets her attention, and what is next on her "to do" list.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Essie Mae Washington-Williams with Dr. Gail Saltz at the 92nd Street Y

    • By: Essie Mae Washington-Williams
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Essie Mae Washington-Williams is the daughter of the late Senator Strom Thurmond and one of his family's African-American maids. Thurmond, once this country's leading voice for racial segregation, refused to acknowledge her publicly but had a strong ongoing private relationship with her. Mrs. Washington-Williams discusses this relationship and the contradiction between the father she knew and his public image in this visit with Dr. Gail Saltz at the 92nd Street Y.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Tom Brokaw at the 92nd Street Y on Living in an Anxious Age

    • How News Affects Our Psyche
    • By: Tom Brokaw
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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    Adults, teens, and children are all exposed to 24/7 news coverage. What's the result? In this visit to New York's 92nd Street Y, Tom Brokaw talks with psychiatrist Gail Saltz about how the media influences our psychological perceptions. They also explore the psychology of "The Greatest Generation" and what we can learn about resilience and sacrifice of said generation.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Nancy Pelosi in Conversation with Dr. Gail Saltz

    • By: Nancy Pelosi
    • Narrated by: Gail Saltz
    • Length: 1 hr and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Nancy Pelosi was on the path to political prominence when, as a 47-year-old mother of five, she ran for a seat in Congress and won. Now the highest ranking elected woman in American history and the first female Speaker of the House, Pelosi talks candidly about the opportunities and choices that have brought her - and our country - to this time and place. Her latest book is Know Your Power: A Message to America's Daughters.

    Regular price: $1.95