Martin Puchner, the Byron and Anita Wien Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Harvard University, is a prize-winning author, educator, public speaker, and institution builder in the arts and humanities. His writings range from philosophy and theater to world literature and culture and have been translated into many languages.
His new book, Culture: A New World History, tells a global history of culture that raises fundamental questions about how culture works, what good are the arts, and how different cultures should relate to one another.
Some of the topics we discussed includes:
The Book and Audiobook: Culture: A New World History is out now.
You can also find out more about Martin on his website http://www.martinpuchner.com
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