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NPR's On Point host Tom Ashbrook explores the literary and arts world. New: Douglas Brinkley, Atul Gawande, Claire Dederer.
||The Armenian Genocide Story At 100||One hundred years after the genocide, Armenians are still working through the story. Writers Litty Mathew and Eric Bogosian join us.||4/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||'Rain,' Rain, (Don't) Go Away||All about rain. From poems and paintings to parched earth. We'll hear a natural and cultural history of rain.||4/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||'Spinster' – And Loving It||With over 50% of American women unmarried— we'll look at the push to reclaim the word "spinster" – to be single and proud of it.||4/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||It's A Question Of 'Character'||New York Times columnist David Brooks on finding moral character in a self-preoccupied society.||4/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Real Italian Cooking With The 'Nonnas' Who Know It Best||Italian cooking with the nonnas who know it best. They join us with stories and recipes.||4/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Comma Queen Will See You, Now||They call her the Comma Queen. Lessons on life and language with the New Yorker's ultimate grammar editor, Mary Norris.||4/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Shame: What Is It Good For? (Probably Nothing)||Public shaming. In the age of social media, it happens fast and furious. We'll look at shaming takedowns and what they tell us.||4/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Shedding New Light On Lady Day||A meditation on the life and music of Billie Holiday. The lady who sang the blues.||3/31/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Enduring Value Of A Liberal Arts Degree||Fareed Zakaria weighs the value of a liberal arts education in our technology-driven time.||3/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||How To Get Fit, For Less||Spring training. From easy-access yoga to outdoor exercise meet-ups, exercise plans you'll want to do.||3/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|