Something interesting happens when people speak not about themselves but about something they care about. I talk to our guests about a person, a place, and a thing they find meaningful. The result: surprising stories from great talkers. Enjoy the podcast, listen to us on WAMC Northeast Public Radio, and join us for our monthly live shows at 92Y.
Person Place Thing Episode 3: Michael Pollan
Michael Pollan has a knack for expressing complex ideas with luminous brevity. His mantra “Eat food. Not too...
Person Place Thing Episode 2: Jane Smiley
Born in Los Angeles, novelist Jane Smiley holds a PhD from Iowa State University, where she taught until 1996. She is the...
Person Place Thing Episode 1: Dan Savage
Dan Savage is best known as the writer of the internationally syndicated column, Savage Love, proffering advice on...