Sit in on a live taping of 'On Being' with Krista Tippett, the Peabody Award-winning public radio show and podcast about what it means to be human. This live taping with author Ocean Vuong (On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous) will be followed by an intimate Q&A session with On Air Fest attendees.
Krista Tippett was awarded the 2013 National Humanities Medal by President Obama for "thoughtfully delving into the mysteries of human existence."On Being is the only program in American media dedicated to the large questions at the center of human existence and how these questions of meaning find practical resonance in our lives.
Ocean Vuong is the author of the critically acclaimed poetry collection Night Sky with Exit Wounds and the New York Times bestselling novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous. A recipient of the 2019 MacArthur “Genius” Grant, he is also the winner of the Whiting Award and the T.S. Eliot Prize.