Program 441: Armenian Odyssey; Babushkas of Chernobyl; Greening Up India

Release Date: 04-23-2016


Find out about a group of grandmothers who are defying the odds by living in Chernobyl. Then learn how environmental problems in India are making us rethink how we tackle the challenges of climate change while feeding a growing population. And hear how one woman retraced the journey her grandfather once took in order to survive the Armenian genocide.


  • Dawn Anahid MacKeen, author of "The Hundred Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
  • Holly Morris, producer and director of the documentary "The Babushkas of Chernobyl"
  • Meera Subramanian, author of "A River Runs Again" (Public Affairs Books)

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