Margaret Atwood On 'The Testaments'; Benedict College's COVID-19 Bubble

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"The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's follow up to her landmark 1985 novel "The Handmaid's Tale," comes out in paperback this week. We speak with Atwood about both books and her thoughts about the U.S. today. And, Benedict College is attempting to create a bubble to keep coronavirus out. The historically Black college serves students who often don't have access to the internet or are facing food and housing insecurities. NPR’s Elissa Nadworny reports. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Sept. 2, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on September 2, 2020.


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