Hidden assumptions, armchair traveling, and your year of independence

New things to hear this week

Podcast playlists from the people behind The West Wing Weekly, Side Hustle School, ArtCurious, Baby-Sitters Club Club, The Feast, Outside/In, What’s Happening Here?, and Hi-Phi Nation.

The West Wing Weekly: Supplemental Listening

Podcast episodes recommended by The West Wing Weekly co-host Hrishikesh Hirway, especially for fellow West Wing fans.

Make It Yourself

A primer for your year of independence. From Chris Guillebeau, New York Times bestselling author, modern-day explorer, and host of the daily podcast Side Hustle School.

Women Who Kick It

Seeking girl power and motivation? Look no further: here are some ladies from past and present to inspire your outlook on what women can do. From Jennifer Dasal, the creator of ArtCurious Podcast.

Smarter Dumber

Jack Shepherd and Tanner Greenring from The Baby-Sitters Club Club — a podcast in which they discuss the classic novels in the great Sitters’ Cycle by Ann Matthews Martin in order — share podcasts that influence how they see the world.

What’s Happening There

A list of podcasts that influence the way the creators of What’s Happening Here think about people and places.

Get Outside

The weather may occasionally put a damper on outdoor activities, but these episodes from the production team behind Outside/In will transport you to the Polynesian islands, the deep woods of Wyoming, and the Chilean Andes.

Hidden Conflicts

When we start questioning hidden assumptions, everything about them unravels. From Barry Lam, the creator of Hi-Phi Nation, a sound and story-driven show about philosophy.

The Feast

Meals that made history, sporadic recipes, and patchy puns. Collected by Laura Carlson of The Feast, a show about food and history.

The backstory: Every week at RadioPublic, we highlight a new set of hand-curated #PodcastPlaylists — think old-school mix tape, but for podcast episodes. Some share a theme, and others are a selection of favorites from tastemakers like authors, podcast hosts, and publications. Want to be the first to hear when new playlists are available? Join our mailing list below.


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