Amazing Grace 2

  • by Jim Fleming
  • 2 hrs and 2 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

This special To The Best of Our Knowledge collection includes 18 features: What Makes Life Worth Living? Audio montage produced by John Pederson. Parker J. Palmer is a Quaker writer, teacher, and activist. Jon Kabat-Zinn is the founding director of the Stress Reduction Clinic. Sarah Macdonald is an Australian journalist. Her memoir of her travels through India is called Holy Cow. Jai Uttal is one of the foremost artists merging traditional Indian music and pop. Randall Sullivan is an investigative journalist and contributing editor at Rolling Stone. Sophy Burnham is the author of A Book of Angels. Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club. She tells stories from her memoir. Sophy Burnham tells another story from A Book of Angels. Warren MacDonald was 32 and a dedicated mountain climber when he lost both his legs above the knee in an accident. What Happens When We Die? Audio montage produced by John Pederson. Dennis O'Driscoll is one of Ireland's leading poets and critics. Lorne Ladner directs the Buddhist Guhyasamaja Center in Northern Virginia. Maurice Sendak is one of the world's great illustrators, best known for his children's book Where the Wild Things Are. Leon Fleisher is a renowned pianist and conductor. In 1964, a neurological disorder destroyed his ability to perform with his right hand. An experimental new treatment recently restored it. Karen Armstrong is the best-selling author of A History of God and The Spiral Staircase: My Climb Out of Darkness. Rachel Naomi Remen has been counseling people with chronic and terminal illness for 25 years. David Freudberg is an award-winning independent radio producer.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-15-2006
  • Publisher: Wisconsin Public Radio (To the Best of Our Knowledge)