The Brian Lehrer Show

Newsmakers meet New Yorkers as host Brian Lehrer and his guests take on the issues dominating conversation in New York and around the world. This daily program from WNYC Studios cuts through the usual talk radio punditry and brings a smart, humane approach to the day's events and what matters most in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios


Krista Tippett's Guide to Life

Krista Tippett's  Peabody award winning public radio program "On Being"  aims to explore big questions like “What does it mean to be human?" and "How do we want to live?” Now Tippett has synthesized themes and insights from over 400 interviews into a new book, Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living (Penguin Press, 2016).

Krista Tippett talked to Brian about culling from conversations with spiritual leaders, artists and scientists, and explained the future of faith, the rise of spiritualism, and how to write a good interview question. 

Hear more: Krista Tippett will be in conversation with Reverend Dr. James A. Kowalski at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine on Wednesday, April 13th at 7pm. Click here for more details.


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