American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
Diane invites listeners to join her for a discussion of this classic 19th century Australian novel about a woman’s journey toward self expression and freedom.
- Leslie Maitland former New York Times reporter.
- Karen Manton wife of an Australian diplomat in Washington, formerly lecturer in Communications at the University of South Australia.
- Kermit Moyer author of "The Chester Chronicles" professor emeritus of literature, American University
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