The word obscenity comes from the Greek notion of “off-stage.” Violence, sexuality, abuse—these are the things that we consider private, things that should happen off-stage. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel brings these… More»
In this hour, we hear what we can still learn from Tolstoy’s War and Peace and historical films that may be filled with inaccuracies. We’ll also take a look at the ever evolving holiday table where one biologist is distilling his own cordials and spirits and multicultural families are creating new traditions.
You’re not wrong if you’re noticing men and women sporting clothing influenced by 1950s styles. Yes, the popularity of the TV program “Mad Men” has a lot to do… More»