Contributor Matt Ruby and guest Raanan Hershberg discuss their experiences with silent meditation retreats (and comedy).
Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the new movie, ‘The Farewell,’ directed by Lulu Wang and starring Awkwafina and Zhao Shuzhen — out now from A24.
And we’ll take exclusive early listen to a performance by Indian singer/songwriter Prateek Kuhad, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.
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A short film featuring NYC artist and musician Joanna Sternberg. | watch