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Nancy's Bookshelf: Beau Grosscup, Richard Parker & Amy Antongiovanni #648

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Beau Grosscup grew up in Oxford Ohio and is Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, California State University, Chico.

His book, "Tell Them What You Want," is a coming-of-age story of an African-American girl (Bernie) growing up amidst the immense local and national social turmoil of the 1950s to mid-1980s.

Also, Philosopher Richard Parker comments on Aaron Rodgers and critical thinking and Butte College English teacher Amy Antongiovanni reads “The Seasons.”

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Nancy Wiegman has a master's degree in French linguistics from Indiana University and taught yoga and foreign languages at CSU Fresno and the College of Charleston before moving to Chico in 1990.
Matt Fidler is a producer and sound designer with over 15 years’ experience producing nationally distributed public radio programs. He has worked for shows such as Freakonomics Radio, Selected Shorts, Studio 360, The New Yorker Radio Hour and The Takeaway. In 2017, Matt launched the language podcast Very Bad Words, hitting the #28 spot in the iTunes podcast charts.