Episode 36 – Creating While The World Burns

The importance of creativity to our basic humanity

1 year ago

Episode Notes:

With the Russian invasion of Ukraine dominating headlines, we dig into creating while the world seems to be crumbling around us. What's the point? Why bother? Turns out there are many reasons to keep the faith and keep creating. Creativity in uncertain times may seem frivolous or a guilty pleasure but it's fundamental to our humanity and holds great value both on the personal level and in our communities.


  1. Why Make Art When The World Is Burning? Blog post by Brad Blackman
  2. We Learn Nothing, by Tim Kreider