"Into the Wild" – An Interview with Jon Krakauer

A reprise of a Dick Staub interview (2/15/96) with Jon Krakauer on the book, Into the Wild,  Sean Penn has masterfully recreated in the film version. From Amazon.com review: "Why did Christopher McCandless trade a Podcast: Play in new window | Download (30.3MB)

An Interview with Rich Mullins (1997) A Life Towards Simplicity Before it Was Cool

The late Rich Mullins (1955-1997) opted out of the CCM craze (Contemporary Christian Music) and chose to live and teach among Native Americans on a reservation in New Mexico. This follower of Jesus was a modern-day Thoreau in two ways: 1) he lived life on his own terms instead of conforming to culture around him; […]

Oliver Sacks "Uncle Tungsten" Podcast: Journeys Interview Part 1 of 4

This interview with Oliver Sacks was a delight. Ever since seeing "Awakenings" with Robyn Williams and then reading The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat: And Other Clinical Tales," I've been fascinated with this neurologist. Over the next few days we'll post the segments of this interview and you'll become better acquainted with […]

Lauren Winner, "Girl Meets God" Podcast: Journeys Interview Segment 4 of 4

This interview with Lauren Winner on Girl Meets God: A Memoir is often requested and reflects the early phases of her journey disarmingly. She is the author of numerous books, including Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis, Mudhouse Sabbath: An Invitation to a Life of Spiritual Discipline, Real Sex: The Naked Truth about ChastityWinner has degrees from Duke, Columbia, and Cambridge universities, and […]

Lauren Winner, "Girl Meets God" Podcast: Journeys Interview Segment 3 of 4

This interview with Lauren Winner on Girl Meets God: A Memoir is often requested and reflects the early phases of her journey disarmingly. She is the author of numerous books, including Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis, Mudhouse Sabbath: An Invitation to a Life of Spiritual Discipline, Real Sex: The Naked Truth about ChastityWinner has degrees from Duke, Columbia, and Cambridge universities, and […]

Lauren Winner, "Girl Meets God" Podcast: Journeys Interview Segment 2 of 4

This interview with Lauren Winner on Girl Meets God: A Memoir is often requested and reflects the early phases of her journey disarmingly. She is the author of numerous books, including Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis, Mudhouse Sabbath: An Invitation to a Life of Spiritual Discipline, Real Sex: The Naked Truth about ChastityWinner has degrees from Duke, Columbia, and Cambridge universities, and […]

A Dick Staub Show Interview with Peter Jenkins on "Looking for Alaska"

Dick had the chance to sit down with writer and traveler  Peter Jenkins  – a man who takes travel writing quite literally one step at a time as he has walked on foot the places about which he writes. Larry King has called Jenkins "One of America's greatest story tellers."  In this encore presentation Jenkins […]

The Other Great Depression (2001): A Dick Staub Show Conversation with Richard Lewis

In 2002, Dick sat down for an interview with comedian, actor, and author Richard Lewis to discuss his book The Other Great Depression: How I'm overcoming, on a daily basis, at least a million addictions and disfunctions and finding a spiritual (sometimes) life. Podcast: Play in new window | Download ()