Oct 5, 2014 | 53:01Writers and Company Ali Smith Interview Audio
Writers and Company Ali Smith Interview Oct 5, 2014 | 53:01Scottish writer Ali Smith said "that it is the duty of both readers and writers to 'be as open as a book, and alive to the life in language'" Her dazzling new novel, "How to Be Both" has landed her a third short-listing for the Man Booker prize.
Oct 6, 2014 | 54:00Ideas The Enright Files - The Public God Audio
Ideas The Enright Files - The Public God Oct 6, 2014 | 54:00How far society should go to accommodate everyone's religious rights? And what happens when religious convictions collide with the general public interest ? Panellists join Michael Enright to explore the role of religion in the public sphere.
Oct 3, 2014 | 26:47WireTap Final Words Audio
WireTap Final Words Oct 3, 2014 | 26:47Why do we place so much importance on last words? A scientist presents his findings after years of studying the final words of parrots. Plus, B.J. Novak's story of a man too impatient to listen to the end of people's sentences.