What to Read, Watch and Listen to Right Now (Winter 2017/18 Edition)

What to Read, Watch and Listen to Right Now (Winter 2017/18 Edition)

As we approach the end of the year, and a holiday break for many, we leave you with a few recommendations of things that ICRC staff in DC have enjoyed reading, watching, or listening to over the past year. At the bottom you will also find my own thoughts, plus a compilation of favorite links to recommendations by others, including NPR’s book concierge, the best TED Talks of 2017, Podcast suggestions, Bill Gates and more. Enjoy!

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Summer Vibes 2017: What to Read, Watch & Listen To

Summer Vibes 2017: What to Read, Watch & Listen To

As apparent by the rising temperatures, summer is now in full swing here in Washington. Which means it’s the perfect time to relax with a good book that has been waiting patiently on the shelf or to catch up on some good music or podcasts. Have the time but need some inspiration for what to dig into? Find out what some our colleagues here at the ICRC in Washington are diving into in our annual Summer List. (Program Liaison Rachael Dollar even created a special Summer Vibes music playlist just for you!) You'll also find a list of recommendations by others, including NPR Music's Songs of the Summer, Foreign Policy's The Bookshelf, Podcast suggestions, and Bill Gates. Enjoy!

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What to Read, Watch and Listen to Right Now (Winter 2016/17 Edition)

What to Read, Watch and Listen to Right Now (Winter 2016/17 Edition)

As we approach the end of the year, and a holiday break for many, we leave you with a few recommendations of things that ICRC staff in DC have enjoyed reading, watching, or listening to over the past year. At the bottom you will also find my own thoughts, plus a compilation of favorite links to recommendations by others, including NPR’s book concierge, the best TED Talks of 2016, Podcast suggestions, Bill Gates and more. Enjoy!

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2015 Summer Reading List

2015 Summer Reading List

Our summer reading list is back by popular demand! This year we curated a list based on a variety of sources such as TED, Bill Gates, FP, The New Yorker, as well as suggestions from our own delegation staff.   There is a rich list of recommendations, some focusing on topics such as national security, science, or law while others are geared toward easy summer reading.  

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