Continuing our series of interviews with prominent leaders, John Donvan, Correspondent for ABC News' "Nightline," and Caren Zucker, Producer for ABC News and Co-Writer of the PBS series “Autism Now,” joined Atlantic Editor in Chief James Bennet for an in-depth conversation on autism. Donvan and Zucker are co-authors of the 2010 Atlantic cover story “Autism’s First Child,” which inspired their upcoming book In A Different Key on the civil rights battles surrounding this misunderstood condition.
Also in This Series
Atlantic Exchange: Floodlines Podcast Release
Join The Atlantic on March 24 for a discussion about the events uncovered by the reporting on the eight-part Floodlines podcast about the aftermath of the day the levees broke in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, with Newkirk, executive producer Katherine Wells, and executive editor Adrienne LaFrance.
A Retrospective on Race in America
“The feeling of the nation must be quickened; the conscience of the nation must be roused; the propriety of the nation must be startled; the hypocrisy of the nation must be exposed; and its crimes against God and man must be proclaimed and denounced.” - Frederick Douglass
The State of Education: Rebuilding a More Equitable System
We’ll convene education advocates and practitioners, from both K–12 and higher education, to explain how the disruption of the pandemic is pushing forward long-overdue pedagogical reform.
The Atlantic Festival
The Atlantic Festival returns Fall 2021.