Ep. 263: "Power of Two" with Joshua Wolf Shenk, Anis Mojgani & Fernando | Live Wire Radio
Episode 263
Joshua Wolf Shenk, Anis Mojgani, Fernando
This episode was originally taped at a live show on November 1, 2014

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In a show that explores the Power of Two, author Joshua Wolf-Shenk talks about the magic that happens when competition meets collaboration, two-time US Poetry Slam champ Anis Mojgani declares his love for walruses and various other tusked animals, and Fernando serenades en Espanol.

Joshua Wolf Shenk
An author and essayist for The Atlantic, Harper's and Time, Joshua's most recent book Powers of Two: Seeking the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs explores how creative duos produce the most revelatory work.

Anis Mojgani
Two-time National Poetry Slam Champion and winner of the International World Cup Poetry Slam, Anis' work has appeared on NPR, HBO and in three poetry collections on Write Bloody Publishing. Anis will give two dollars to anyone who can pronounce both his first and last name correctly.*
* Not really.

Fernando
Praised by fellow musicians like Peter Buck of REM and Steve Wynn, as well as magazines like Billboard and Paste, Fernando Viciconte somehow manages to make his songs of dark despair and faint hope sound strangely uplifting. His latest studio album, his eighth, is Leave the Radio On.