David Shields on "The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead"
Host Ed Goldberg interviews David Shields, author of The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead, a meditation on life, living and contemplating death. David Shields is the author of eight books, including Black Planet: Facing Race During an NBA Season, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Remote: Reflections on Life in the Shadow of Celebrity, winner of the PEN/Revson Award; and Dead Languages: A Novel, winner of the Governor's Writers Award. His essays and stories have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Harper's, Yale Review, Village Voice, Salon, Slate, McSweeney's, and Utne Reader; he's written reviews for the New York Times Book Review, Los Angeles Times Book Review, Boston Globe, and Philadelphia Inquirer.
- Title: David Shields on "The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead"
- Producer: Ed Goldberg
- Length: 25:49 minutes (23.64 MB)
- Format: MP3 Mono 44kHz 128Kbps (CBR)