Notebook on Cities and Culture
(Formerly The Marketplace of Ideas.) Colin Marshall sits down for in-depth conversations with cultural creators, internationalists, and observers of the urban scene all around Los Angeles and beyond.
Wine educator and blogger Tyler "Dr. Vino" Colman A conversation about the red tape of viticulture, huge followings in Japan and Cabernet uprisings in the streets of Indianapolis with wine educator and blogger Tyler Colman, known in the blogosphere as "Dr. Vino", author of Wine Politics: How Governments, Environmentalists and Mobsters Influence the Wines We Drink. [download show] [MOI home] [MOI archive]
Direct download: MOI_Tyler_Colman.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:57am UTC

New Yorker book critic James Wood A conversation about the workings of the novel, the world between journalism and academia and literary versus religious belief with James Wood, book critic for the New Yorker and author of How Fiction Works. [download show] [MOI home] [MOI archive]
Direct download: MOI_James_Wood.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:53am UTC

Charles Murray on American education A conversation about what's wrong with American education's priorities and how to fix them with the American Enterprise Institute's Charles Murray, author of Real Education: Four Simple Truths for Bringing America's Schools Back to Reality. [download show] [MOI home] [MOI archive]
Direct download: MOI_Charles_Murray.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:06pm UTC