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The World Without Us - 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist

Alan Weisman

About the Program

Alan Weisman talks about what would happen to the Earth if humans suddenly disappeared.  This event took place at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts.  Mr. Weisman is a finalist for the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction. 



About the Authors

Alan Weisman

Alan WeismanAlan Weisman is a senior radio producer for Homelands Productions and teaches international journalism at the University of Arizona. "The World Without Us" is his fifth book and expands on his essay “Earth Without People” (Discover magazine, February 2005), which was selected for Best American Science Writing 2000 - 2007.
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Program Information

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, February 23rd at 2:15pm (ET)
  • Saturday, February 2nd at 11:30pm (ET)
  • Saturday, January 26th at 9:30am (ET)
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