Sep 21, 2017
This episode features a conversation I had last spring with the very unique painter Andrew Hladky. We discuss his UK roots, the paintings of Constable and Giacometti, the way advertising is changing human consciousness, and making space for strangeness.
Please check out http://www.andrewhladky.co.uk .
Aug 21, 2017
Todd Melicker is a San Francisco based poet. We discuss small town origins, abstraction in language, meditation envy, the painter Richard Diebenkorn, his day job working for the city of Petaluma, and more. He is currently working towards a new book of poems rooted in his perceptions of the relationships between...
Jul 22, 2017
Cannes Film Festival award winner Carlos Reygadas may well have created a perfect new English word to describe his filmmaking: factical. He's perhaps Mexico's best-known filmmaker who has preferred to remain out of the mainstream, with five feature films to his name since 2002. He sat down with us for a deep discussion...
Jul 2, 2017
Episode #11 brings a conversation with Tim Peck, a composer and pianist from Connecticut. We discuss his jazz roots, diverse influences, Modern American Music, and writing stuff for teenagers as a day job.
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May 24, 2017
For Episode 10, we talk with Iranian novelist Aida Moradi Ahani about growing up in Tehran, switching from electrical engineering to writing, being a wild child, publishing books in Iran, and appreciating solitude. To read her blog, visit http://aidamoradiahani.com. Heads up, it's in...