Jack Hitt http://publicradiotulsa.org en The Best of ST in 2012: Jack Hitt and His "Search for the American Character" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/best-st-2012-jack-hitt-and-his-search-american-character <p>On this "best of" edition of our show, we're listening back to a discussion we had by phone last year with Jack Hitt, who's a contributing editor to The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, and public radio's This American Life. Wed, 02 Jan 2013 20:44:29 +0000 Rich Fisher 31885 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Best of ST in 2012: Jack Hitt and His "Search for the American Character" Connecting the Dots from Amateurism to the American Character (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/connecting-dots-amateurism-american-character-encore-presentation <p>(Please note that this show first aired back in May.) What do we mean when we call someone an "amateur"? What are we saying? As it happens, there are many answers to this question. On this edition of ST, we speak with Jack Hitt, a contributing editor to The New York Times Magazine, Harper’s, and public radio’s This American Life. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 22:28:38 +0000 Rich Fisher 25304 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Connecting the Dots from Amateurism to the American Character (Encore presentation.) Connecting the Dots from Amateurism to the American Character http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/connecting-dots-amateurism-american-character <p>What do we mean when we call someone an &quot;amateur&quot;? What are we saying? As it happens, there are many answers to this question. On this edition of ST, we speak with Jack Hitt, a contributing editor to The New York Times Magazine, Harper&rsquo;s, and public radio&rsquo;s This American Life. Thu, 24 May 2012 18:02:41 +0000 Rich Fisher 19299 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Connecting the Dots from Amateurism to the American Character