Hailing from the Wisconsin woods, Arianne is a painter-cum-radio producer and is still a little baffled about that trajectory. At the ‘lab she gets to call herself a Technical Producer which technically entails producing the weekly broadcast shows, premixing the podcasts, and reminding the Director of Sound Design, Dylan Keefe, that he is also the bass player from Marcy Playground. She is very good at almost all of those things. She considers herself more a story-listener than a storyteller and is thrilled to be among this list of incredibly talented, smart, story-conquering weirdos.
In our Soul Patch episode, we feature an excerpt from an event at the World Science Festival, where Robert joins artist Chuck Close and neuroscientist Oliver Sacks on stage to talk about the simple, and sometimes quirky, ways in which they deal with face blindness, a neurological condition that prevents the two men from recognizing the faces of other people.