American Public Media's Civil Conversations Project Features Appiah

Thursday, Aug 4, 2011
by aperhac

American Public Media’s program Krista Tippett on Being will feature Tippett’s conversation with Professor Anthony Appiah entitled “Sidling up to Difference” this month from August 4 – August 11 as part of the program’s Civil Conversations Project. Appiah, Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values, will discuss his view on moral hostilities in America today with Tippett during the program, which can be found on the Civil Conversations Project’s website at


Krista Tippett on Being ( is a public radio show and podcast that explores the animating questions at the center of human life - from the boldest new science of the human brain to the most ancient traditions of the human spirit.  The program’s Civil Conversations Project is a series of radio shows and an online resource for beginning new conversations in families and communities. More information can be found at