The Moth Radio Hour 1210

George Plimpton gives an auction winner a star-studded walk through Elaine's, the legendary bar and restaurant on the upper East Side of Manhattan. Rookie reporter Lewis Lapham learns a lot about the world when he's tasked with notifying a young woman of her husband's untimely death. World Boxing Light Heavyweight Champion Jose Torres defines and then conquers fear. Christopher Hitchens is traveling through a small village in Ceylon when his car hits a villager. Hosted by George Dawes Green, founder of The Moth.

Banner image of George Dawes Green by Denise Ofelia Mangen