This episode, a “theft of the dial.” Writer and traveler Pico Iyer turns the tables on our host Krista Tippett by asking her the questions. Her latest book, Becoming Wise, chronicles what she’s learned through her conversations with the most extraordinary voices across time and generations, across disciplines and denominations. An illuminating conversation on the mystery and art of living.
is a journalist and host of On Being. She is the New York Times bestselling author of Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living and Einstein's God: Conversations About Science and the Human Spirit. She won a Peabody Award and received the National Humanities Medal for “thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence.” She's also the author of Speaking of Faith: Why Religion Matters and How to Talk About It.