Tagged Articles: Cultural Studies
City of Scoundrels: The 12 Days of Disaster That Gave Birth to Modern Chicago
Interview With Historian and Geographer David Harvey
Living Color: The Biological and Social Meaning of Skin Color
Why Does the World Exist?
Guest: Jim Holt.
Author Jim Holt is not satisfied with the regular responses to the question "Why are we here?" There are many more possible answers, says Holt, than the old God versus the Big Bang debate would suggest. This hour on Focus, we'll listen back to a conversation with Holt about his new book Why Does the World Exist? He'll talk about his correspondence with philosophers, physicists, and a Buddhist monk in his quest for big answers.
Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step
The Natural Mystics: Marley, Tosh, and Wailer
The Accordian Family: Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and the Private Toll of Global Competition
The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Satisfaction Not Guaranteed: Dilemmas of Progress in Modern Society