A creative non-fiction writing instructor describes how ever-present, modern artificial lights have changed the way humans experience darkness and bemoans the fact that the primal dark sky can no longer influence science and art.
The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son -In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last.
The story of Alice Herz-Sommer, a Jewish pianist from Prague who was at her death the world's oldest Holocaust survivor. In the documentary, she discusses the importance of music, laughter and an optimistic outlook on life. Herz (1903–2014) died at her home in Belsize Park, London, aged 110. Author: Caroline Stoessinger