KCRW's Bookworm


Arts, Literature

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Arts 129
Literature 38

A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.


Larissa MacFarquhar: Strangers Drowning

February 4th, 2016

Episode 98 of 139 episodes

Larissa MacFarquhar writes about do-gooders who practice effective altruism. They don't care what others think of their extreme choices. They care about being effective.

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