When we value the mindfulness and intellectual rigor in all kinds of work — including manual forms of labor — what do we learn about ourselves? A reflection on appreciating labor in its many forms.
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Krista's looks to BBC 4's "Afternoon Plays" for inspiration in writing the script for this program.
A reflection on the different interpretations of a single poem and how one man's experience of suffering affects his reading of "Le Vase Brisé" ("The Broken Vase").
A follow-up question about altruism studies results in encore answer.
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The French geologist connects Dorothy Day, seismic activity, empathy, and the ability of the heart to continue to learn.
Krista's conversation with Le Pichon draws connections to Karl Jaspers and Karen Armstrong.
Remembering a snowed-in encounter with the Kenyan Nobel Laureate.