Invisibilia is about the unseen forces that control human behavior -- things like ideas, beliefs, assumptions, and thoughts.
When you take on the trappings of something – just step into a role – can it change you more deeply, from the Outside In?
Jul. 30, 2016
Usually when someone is hostile to us, we are hostile right back. The psychological term is "complementarity."
Jul. 16, 2016
Are you rich? Well married? Successful? You may think the answer has to do with your objective situation.
Jul. 9, 2016
Americans love solutions, to political conflicts, social ills, clogged drains. But are there ever problems we shouldn't try to solve?
Jul. 2, 2016
Most of us believe our personalities, and those of our loved ones, are predictable and constant over time. But what if they aren't?
Jun. 25, 2016
Social and emotional norms determine so much of our behavior: how we dress, talk, eat, and even what we feel. So, can deeply entrenched emotional norms be changed?
Jun. 18, 2016
Are computers changing our character? Is our closeness with computers changing us as a species? Alix and Lulu look at the ways technology affects us.
Feb. 15, 2015
How categories define us — how, if given a chance, humans will jump into one category or another. We need them. We want them....
Feb. 8, 2015
A remarkable documentary called "Aquarela" is about water--really and truly about water and its effect on the planet.
Aug. 16from Film Reviews
When you’re introduced to a cuisine by eating in restaurants, often times the process and pantry seem impenetrable.
Aug. 16from Good Food
Julianne Moore joins us with her husband, writer-director Bart Freundlich, to talk about their careers and their new drama, ‘After the Wedding,’ the fourth film they’ve made together.
Aug. 16from The Business
A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.
An anthology of some of the greatest music stories never truly told. Top journalists present stand-alone audio documentaries that highlight music’s head, heart and beat.
Everything you wanted to know about good cooking, good eating, good food! From LA Chef, author, radio host, and restaurateur Evan Kleiman, at KCRW.com.
Host Frances Anderton looks at design and architecture from a Los Angeles perspective.
Aug 17Self Help Graphics & Art
Aug 26El Rey Theatre
KCRW and Gustavo Arellano’s second annual Great Tortilla Tournament is now underway, with 32 tortilla makers from across Southern California moving on to the second round this…
Oscar-winner Julianne Moore and writer-director Bart Freundlich make movies together--and they’re also a married couple.
Over at the Santa Monica Farmers Market, chefs are flocking to Weiser Family Farms for biquinho peppers.
CBS and Viacom have officially recombined , but not without a major struggle. It took Shari Redstone years to bring the two parts of her father’s media empire back together.
LA is a city that runs on corn tortillas, and the best of them start with quality masa.
In 2018, Gustavo Arellano wrote for the New Yorker about Le Mirage Pastry, a Syrian bakery in Anaheim making bouza, a chewy ice cream studded with pistachios.
These days Los Angeles chef Jet Tila is recognized by millions as a presenter on Iron Chef America. But cooking well, and teaching others how to do it, is still a passion of his.
Sonoratown looks to defend its crown in this year’s tournament. Sohui Kim is your guide to building a Korean pantry at home, and Jet and Ali Tila are improving on the classics.