- DNR biologist talks birds and the Gulf oil spill
Popular Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist Carrol Henderson joins Midday to discuss the effects of the Gulf oil spill on migrating birds -- and take all other bird questions.11:00 a.m.
Carrol Henderson: Longtime Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist and author of several books, including "Wild About Birds: the DNR Bird Feeding Guide" and "Birds in Flight: The Art and Science of How Birds Fly."
- Writing in the age of the Internet
Three preeminent American writers gathered at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival to discuss how new technology is changing the art of writing.12:00 p.m.
Tobias Wolff: Novelist, short story writer, and memorist. Wolff the author of "This Boy's Life" and "Old School." He's also a professor at Stanford University.
Jane Hirshfield: Poet and essayist, author of six books of poetry. Her most recent, called "After," was named a best book of 2006 by The Washington Post and the San Francisco Chronicle. Hirshfield's work regularly appears in The Atlantic and The New Yorker.
John Guare: Award-wining playwright. Guare the author of "The House of Blue Leaves," "Six Degrees of Separation," and "Two Gentlemen of Verona."
Dana Gioia: Former chair of the National Endowment for the Arts.
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