Back to school special
September 07, 2017
School is back in session, so Studio 360 is hitting the books. Kurt calls up his favorite teacher from high school to compare notes. The novelist Nicholson Baker signs up to be a substitute teacher. And comedian Aparna Nancherla reveals the shocking secret that destroyed her career in science before it started.
Stories in this episode
Kurt Andersen always remembered being inspired by his 11th grade English teacher, Gary Sedlacek. So he decided to give him a call.
Novelist Nicholson Baker braves being a substitute teacher.
Aparna Nancherla shares a high school secret she’s kept — until now.
The annual Dance Your PhD contest challenges doctoral candidates to take their research from the lab bench to the barre.