Vacation (The Infinite Mind instant audio download)
Vacation. In this hour, we explore Vacation. Why is it important? Guests include: Dr. Geoffrey Godbey, a professor of leisure studies at Penn State University and the co-author of "Time for Life: The Surprising Way Americans Use their Time"; Joe Robinson, the author of "Work to Live: The Guide to Getting a Life" and the founder of the Work to Live Campaign, which is lobbying for a paid vacation law covering all Americans; Dr. Cindy Aron, a professor of history at the University of Virginia and the author of "Working at Play: A History of Vacations in the United States," and award-winning writer Elliott Hester, who is more than halfway through a yearlong trip around the world. Plus, Devorah Klahr reports on the Fresh Air Fund and commentary by John Hockenberry.