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Book TV at Columbia University: Jonathan Weiner, "Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality"

Jonathan Weiner

About the Program

Columbia University's Jonathan Weiner talked to Book TV about the advancements in life extension, the subject of his latest book.  The interview, part of Book TV's College Series, was recorded at Columbia University. 

About the Authors

Jonathan Weiner

Jonathan Weiner is a orofessor of medical and scientific journalism at Columbia University.  He is the author of “The Beak of the Finch,” winner of the Pulitzer Prize and L.A. Times Book Prize, and "Love, Time, Memory,” winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award.  For more, visit: jonathanweiner.com.

 


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Book TV at Columbia University:  Jonathan Weiner, "Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality"

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