Tina Brown http://www.kunc.org en Tina Brown's Must-Reads: On Media, The People, And Strife http://www.kunc.org/post/tina-browns-must-reads-media-people-and-strife Sometimes when there's a daily drumbeat of news — war, protest, unrest — it's good to find those moments to pause, dig deeper, and find layers of the story that are easy to miss.<p>Tina Brown, the editor of The Daily Beast, joins NPR's David Greene to help us do just that, as part of a recurring series <em>Morning Edition</em> calls Word of Mouth. This month, it's stories of global conflict and the media that — for good and for ill — cover those stories.<p>Her first pick comes from <em>Foreign Affairs</em> magazine. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 07:28:00 +0000 46317 at http://www.kunc.org Tina Brown's Must-Reads: On Media, The People, And Strife Tina Brown's Must Reads: Women Vs. The World http://www.kunc.org/post/tina-browns-must-reads-women-vs-world Tina Brown, editor of the Daily Beast and <em>Newsweek,</em> joins NPR's Steve Inskeep again for an occasional feature <em>Morning Edition</em> likes to call Word of Mouth. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 07:06:00 +0000 42390 at http://www.kunc.org Tina Brown's Must Reads: Women Vs. The World Tina Brown's Must-Reads: Hidden Lives http://www.kunc.org/post/tina-browns-must-reads-hidden-lives Tina Brown, editor-in-chief of <em>Newsweek</em> and The Daily Beast<em>,</em> occasionally joins <em>Morning Edition</em> to talk about what she's been reading for a feature we call "Word of Mouth." This month, she recommends a trio of stories on people who've led hidden and often extraordinary lives — a businesswoman and technological giant who started life in Chinese re-education camps, a billionaire investor and education reformer whose personal experiences are too big for a series of ghostwriters, and a CIA agent whose job was to find a story among piles of forgotten documents.<p><strong> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 08:39:00 +0000 39119 at http://www.kunc.org Tina Brown's Must-Reads: Hidden Lives Tina Brown's Must Reads: The Modern Woman http://www.kunc.org/post/tina-browns-must-reads-modern-woman Tina Brown, editor of The Daily Beast and <em>Newsweek,</em> tells us what she's been reading in a feature that <em>Morning Edition</em> likes to call "Word of Mouth."<p>This month, Brown shares reading recommendations related to the changing role of women, including a book about when the women of <em>Newsweek </em>sued their bosses, an article about a wife becoming the primary breadwinner and another about how a woman's Facebook photo reflects her sense of identity.<p><strong>'Women In Revolt'</strong><p>Brown's first pick is Lynn Povich's <a href="http://www.npr.org/books/titles/160566240/th Wed, 12 Sep 2012 07:39:00 +0000 33512 at http://www.kunc.org Tina Brown's Must Reads: The Modern Woman Tina Brown's Must Reads: Resistance http://www.kunc.org/post/tina-browns-must-reads-resistance Tina Brown, editor of The Daily Beast and <em><em>Newsweek, </em></em>tells us what she's been reading in a feature that <em><em>Morning Edition </em></em>likes to call "Word of Mouth." This month, Brown selects two recent pieces of news commentary and a memoir on political resistors.<p><strong>A Son's Plea For A Dissident Father Wed, 09 May 2012 03:08:00 +0000 26962 at http://www.kunc.org Tina Brown's Must Reads: Resistance