Filter by

Sylvia Nasar

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - of 9
  • Last Aired

    After Words with Sylvia Nasar

    Sylvia Nasar talked about her book on the history of economics, the study’s most influential theorists, and the intellectual pursuits that she believes have helped people all over the…

    1,672 views
  • Last Aired

    Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius

    Sylvia Nasar talked about her book, Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications Ms. Nasar was interviewed while at the 11th…

    263 views
  • Last Aired

    The Idea of Justice

    In Amartya Sen’s latest work he argues that a just society consists of more than just a government and citizenry that abides by agreed upon laws (as argued by philosopher John Rawls). He spoke at…

    643 views
  • Last Aired

    Science Writing

    Panelists discussed writing bestselling science books. They talked about their work and reasons for their success. Bruce Lewenstein moderated the panel. The panelists also responded to…

    114 views
  • Last Aired

    Biographies

    The panel of award-winning biographers talked about the highs and lows of writing biographies and shared stories about working on their famous subjects. Mr. Caro wrote Master of the Senate:…

    282 views
  • Last Aired

    A Beautiful Mind

    Sylvia Nasar discussed her book A Beautiful Mind: A Biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., Winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, 1994, published by Touchstone Books. The book chronicles the…

    1,566 views
  • Last Aired

    A Beautiful Mind

    Sylvia Nasar talked about her book “A Beautiful Mind: A Biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., Winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, 1994,” published by Touchstone Books. The book examines…

    1,042 views
  • Last Aired

    National Book Critics Circle

    Sylvia Nasar read part of her book, A Beautiful Mind: A Biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., published by Simon & Schuster. This book was chosen by the National Book Critics Circle as best…

    23 views
  • Last Aired

    National Book Critic Circle Awards

    The National Book Critics annual awards ceremony honored numerous authors for their outstanding works in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and biography.

    233 views