On Second Thought For Friday, March 9, 2018

Mar 9, 2018

On Second Thought Host Celeste Headlee announced in January she would step down from her post. Headlee has been with the program since it launched on GPB in 2014. Adam Ragusea talks with Headlee about her time as host, and what the future holds for public radio.

A new book by religious scholar Reza Aslan challenges some very old ideas about religion, and how we describe a higher power. The book is, “GOD: A Human History.” It hit shelves in November. We caught up with Reza Aslan ahead of an appearance in Atlanta.

Poet Anya Silver often writes about depression, fear, and living with cancer. But her latest collection “Second Bloom” is also about life and joy. Silver earned the title of Georgia Author of the Year for Poetry in 2015, and is currently author of four poetry collections.  We talk with Author and Mercer English Professor Anya Silver from Macon.