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Arts, Culture & Media

“Blood Music”

In Greg Bear's novel “Blood Music,” a scientist infected with a synthetic virus realizes that the organisms in his body have become self-aware — and they're talking in his head. 

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Lifestyle & Belief

Eat, Pray, Love, Marry

When Elizabeth Gilbert wrote Eat, Pray, Love, a witty account of her globe-hopping, soul-searching journey after a divorce, she never imagined that Julia Roberts would be playing her in a movie adaptation.

Conflict & Justice

Using Food to Tell the Story of War

Annia Ciezadlo explores the relationship between food and war in her new book, "Day of Honey: a Memoir of Food, Love, and War." A correspondent in Iraq and Lebanon for seven years, Annia Ciezadlo says that preparing meals helped her report.

Conflict & Justice

A Journey From Black to White

In his new book, "The Invisible Line," Daniel Sharfstein looks at three families that were once identified as black and are now viewed as white. These stories are ones of pride as white families reconnect with their African-American roots.

Arts, Culture & Media

Jimmy Breslin

Legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Jimmy Breslin talks about his long career reporting on the mob and his new book, "The Good Rat."

Arts, Culture & Media

Ben Karlin

Ben Karlin, a former editor of The Onion and former head writer for The Daily Show, talks to Faith about his new collection of essays, "Things I've Learned from Women Who've Dumped Me."