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<p>Kurt Andersen and writer Lawrence Weschler talk about authenticity and the gray areas between truth and fiction.</p>
Host Kurt Andersen and special guest New Yorker critic Adam Gopnik discuss why artists, musicians and people from all walks of life choose to recreate artifacts from the past - on can...
Host Kurt Andersen and special guest, novelist and essayist Marina Warner talk about how ancient myths permeate culture and entertainment, from Wagner's Ring Cycle to Ramstein's heavy...
Arts, Culture & Media
May 24, 2018
Growing up, Wally Feresten never dreamed of being a cue card holder. Now, 28 years later, he can't imagine doing anything else.
The story behind Jim Henson’s beloved creature creations.
Singer Angélique Kidjo on her new Talking Heads cover album.
May 17, 2018
Here's what it took to get a cute, slobbery dog to play the tough guy in the Hungarian film "White God."
Crazy or brilliant? Jazz legend Charles Mingus came up with a method for toilet training his cat, so we tried it out on a kitty named Dizzy.
Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson performs concerts for the most loyal fans of all — dogs.
The celebrated Soviet dog launched into space in 1957 … and never came home.
From dog painters to elephant orchestras, can creatures really be creative?
Trust the man. He’s photographed 15,000 dogs.
May 10, 2018
When it comes to the intricacies of pregnancy, sometimes truth can be stranger than fiction.
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