Campbell Conversations

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Sinopsis

Every week Grant Reeher, Director of the Campbell Public Affairs Institute at Syracuse University, leads a conversation with a notable guest. Guests include people from central New York -- writers, politicians, activists, public officials, and business professionals whose work affects the public life of the community -- as well as nationally-prominent figures visiting the region to talk about their work.

Episodios

  • Author Phil Klay on the Campbell Conversations

    02/10/2021 Duración: 27min

    With "Redeployment," author Phil Klay wrote a book on the Iraq war that's been compared to Tim O'Brien's Vietnam classic "The Things They Carried." Klay's new book, "Missionaries," is set in South America. This week, Grant Reeher talks with Klay about the book, about his experience in the military, and more.

  • Dave Zirin on the Campbell Conversations

    25/09/2021 Duración: 27min

    Sportswriter Dave Zirin talks about his book, "The Kaepernick Effect: Taking a Knee, Changing the World".

  • Jim Steinberg on the Campbell Conversations

    11/09/2021 Duración: 27min

    A discussion on the final exit from Afghanistan and what the future may hold.

  • Aly Richards on the Campbell Conversations

    04/09/2021 Duración: 27min

    One social issue laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic is the supply and access to early child care. One state leading the effort to meet that challenge is Vermont. This week, Grant Reeher speaks with Aly Richards, CEO of Let's Grow Kids, which has been at the forefront of Vermont's efforts.

  • Eliot Spitzer on the Campbell Conversations

    24/07/2021 Duración: 25min

    This week on the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with former New York State Governor Eliot Spitzer.

  • Sam Jackson on the Campbell Conversations

    10/07/2021 Duración: 27min

    Far-right movements have been more visible in recent years, and on this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Sam Jackson who has studied these movements. Jackson is an assistant professor in the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity at the University at Albany. He recently published the book, "Oath Keepers: Patriotism and the Edge of Violence in a Right-Wing Antigovernment Group".

  • Stewart Weaver and Maurice Isserman on the Campbell Conversations

    03/07/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Maurice Isserman and Stewart Weaver, the authors of, "Fallen Giants: A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes." Isserman is the Rogers Professor of American History at Hamilton College, Weaver is a Profesor of European History at the University of Rochester.

  • Sen. Rachel May and Assem. Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    26/06/2021 Duración: 27min

    It was a strange year for the New York State Legislature, to say the least. Business being conducted remotely due to the pandemic, a huge budget deficit, followed by a surplus, a record budget, and a governor facing multiple investigations. This week, Grant Reeher looks back at the legislative session with State Sen. Rachel May (D-Syracuse), and State Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay (R-Pulaski).

  • Thomas Babilon and Janet Burman on the Campbell Conversations

    12/06/2021 Duración: 27min

    The Republican primary for Mayor of the City Syracuse is June 22nd. On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with candidates Thomas Babilon and Janet Burman about their visions and goals for the future of the city.

  • Khalid Bey and Michael Greene on the Campbell Conversations

    29/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    The Democratic primary for Mayor of the City of Syracuse is June 22, with early voting starting June 12. On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with the two candidates running in the primary. Khalid Bey is currently a Syracuse Common Councilor At Large – President Pro-Tem, and Michael Greene who is also a Syracuse Common Councilor At-Large.

  • Sharon Owens and Stephanie Pasquale on the Campbell Conversations

    22/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    Two distinct and intertwined issues facing the city of Syracuse are the tearing down of section I-81 that runs through the city and what replaces it, and the rebuilding and redevelopment of the highways' on-the-ground footprint. Grant Reeher speaks with two city leaders who hold top positions in Blueprint 15, a non-profit formed in partnership with the city which is taking the lead on the second of those issues. Sharon Owens is the Deputy Mayor of Syracuse and Blueprint 15's Board President and Stephanie Pasquale is Blueprint 15's interim CEO and a Director of Neighborhood Advancement at the Allyn Family Foundation. For more information on public meetings regarding the redevolpment of the East Adams area of Syracuse, visit: EastAdams

  • Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh on the Campbell Conversations

    15/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh. They discuss the current state of vaccination progress in the area, the status of the Skyline Apartments and issues surrounding the tearing down and redevelopment of I-81.

  • Lanessa Chaplin on the Campbell Conversations

    08/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    In this week's episode of the Campbell Conversations, we continue our series on the tearing down and redevelopment of I-81 with our guest Lanessa Chaplin. She's an attorney and and assistant director at the New York Civil Liberties Union. Chaplin has been one of the local leaders who have raised concerns about what might replace the I-81 area.

  • Larry Vale on the Campbell Conversations

    01/05/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, we bring you another conversation as part of an intermittent series on the tearing down of I-81 in Syracuse and the rebuilding and redevelopment of its on-the-ground footprint. Grant Reeher speaks with Larry Vale, Ford Professor of Urban Design and Planning at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He's also the author of, "Purging the Poorest: Public Housing and the Design Politics of Twice-Cleared Communities".

  • Ruth Ben-Ghiat on the Campbell Conversations

    24/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    On this episode of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reheer speaks with Ruth Ben-Ghiat, a Professor of History and Italian Studies at New York University. She's the author of the new book, "Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present".

  • Rachel May and Will Barclay on the Campbell Conversations

    17/04/2021 Duración: 27min

    With the New York State budget completed, Grant Reeher speaks with Democratic State Senator Rachel May and Republican Assemblyman Will Barclay to evaluate the $212 billion dollar budget.