Friday, January 22, 2016 | 11:00 AM
From ancient Athens to old Calcutta to U.S. hotspots now, we look around the world at the places and the conditions that have fostered genius.
Thursday, January 21, 2016 | 11:00 AM
A big fresh take on autism that begins with Patient Zero.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | 11:00 AM
The dictators at the end of the Roman Republic. Claudius, Caligula, Nero and more. How they ruled.
Monday, January 18, 2016 | 11:00 AM
On Martin Luther King Day, a conversation about racism in America and Black Lives Matter with poet Claudia Rankine and activist DeRay Mckesson.
Monday, January 4, 2016 | 11:00 AM
Maria Popova, internet philosopher sensation and creator of the blog, “Brain Pickings,” on how to live a meaningful life in 2016.
Friday, January 1, 2016 | 11:00 AM
Righteous Brothers’ Bill Medley on that lovin’ feelin’, touring with the Beatles and his life in music.
Friday, January 1, 2016 | 10:00 AM
Big thinker and working mom Anne-Marie Slaughter sparked debate when she wrote “Why Women Still Can’t Have it All.” She’s back talking about a toxic work world.
Thursday, December 31, 2015 | 11:00 AM
Iconic rocker, poet of punk, and National Book Award-winning author Patti Smith joins us to talk about her new memoir, “M Train”.
Thursday, December 31, 2015 | 10:00 AM
An extreme commitment to others. Larissa MacFarquhar joins us with stories of those who sacrifice almost everything to do good.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 | 11:00 AM
Comedian Patton Oswalt on his addiction to movie classics and his new memoir “Silver Screen Fiend.”