Support the news

Are We Living In 'Fantasyland'?17:00
Download

Play
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire, by Kurt Andersen (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire, by Kurt Andersen (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
This article is more than 2 years old.

Kurt Andersen says over the past 500 years, America has slowly become untethered from reality. And the result of that long history, he says? President Donald Trump.

We speak to Andersen about his new book.

Guest

Kurt Andersen, best-selling author and host of the public radio show Studio 360. His latest book is "Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire." He tweets @KBAndersen.

This segment aired on September 6, 2017.

Related:

Meghna Chakrabarti Twitter Host, On Point
Meghna Chakrabarti is the host of On Point.

More…

Jamie Bologna Twitter Producer/Director, Radio Boston
Jamie Bologna is producer and director of Radio Boston.

More…

+Join the discussion
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news