After Words

After Words: Eric Klinenberg, "Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone," hosted by Kim Blankenship, American University

About the Program

Mr. Klinenberg explores the growing trend in America of adults of all ages choosing to live alone.  He analyzes the impact the trend has on business, politics and culture and predicts significant social change for the country as a result.  He discusses his findings with Kim Blankenship, Director of American University's Center on Health, Risk & Society.

About the Authors

Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg is an associate professor of sociology at New York University. He is the editor of the journal Public Culture and author of several books, including "Heat Wave."


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After Words: Eric Klinenberg, "Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone," hosted by Kim Blankenship, American University

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Past Airings

  • Thursday, September 6th at 12pm (ET)
  • Thursday, September 6th at 4am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 19th at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, February 13th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, February 13th at 12am (ET)
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