Conversations on Wisdom: Podcast with Krista Tippett

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Krista Tippett is a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times best-selling author. In 2014, she received the National Humanities Medal from President Obama for “thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence.” On Being pursues concepts of wisdom and knowledge while focusing on aspects of moral imagination to encompass poetry and nuance to understand the depths of wise action and thought in religion, politics, and culture. Her TedTalk has more than half a million views and focuses on compassion; while her book Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living delves into aspects of virtue, wisdom, and hope. She recently finished a book tour when we caught up with her in mid-April. In this interview, Tippett discusses developing wisdom, exemplars of wisdom, and the role of science in understanding wisdom.



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