Peter Hessler, The New Yorker's former Beijing correspondent, talked about his journey following the Great Wall at an event for The Asia Society. Listen to the full event here.
Ted Lee, Jessica B. Harris and John T. Edge discussed the history of Southern food in the North at the Museum of the City of New York. Listen to their hunger-inducing discussion here.
Out of four crazy stories, one is a lie. That's the premise of The Liars Show at Cornelia Street Café. Listen to the show here and pick out the tall tale.
Birds have captured poets’ imagination for hundreds of years. Here is your chance to find out why. Columbia University has published Bright Wings: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems About Birds. The book is both a field guide to birds, and poetry about birds.
Mad Men Producer Matthew Weiner may have created the character of Don Draper, but he is nothing like his inscrutable leading man. Get the download here.
“I’m just dog pedaling in dark high water, because this thing is a mind-blowing image,” said Professor Cornell West when he was given one of two images from Carl Jung's Red Book. Stream West's perspective on Jung's project here.