July 12th, 2015
Episode 182 of 397 episodes
Atticus Lish's debut novel pounds through the outer boroughs of New York with Zou Lei, an illegal migrant from China who will wash as many dishes as she can and stand on as many factory floors as are available, and with Skinner, an Iraq veteran who had too much blood spilled on his boots. They fall into a tough version of love.
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.