In this entertaining talk, This American Life contributor and producer Starlee Kine shares her vision of our ideas as rambunctious little orphans that need to find a home. So how do we get them out into the world, and send them on their way? For Kine, the answer is persistence, collaboration, fear, and sheer force of will.
Starlee Kine is a radio producer and writer. She is a regular contributor to the public radio show This American Life. Her dispatch on sad break-up songs won the Third Coast International Audio Festival’s Gold Prize for best radio story. You can also hear her on the CBC show, Wiretap.Her writing has appeared in WIRED, Gourmet, and the New York Times Magazine. With The Thing Quarterly, she created a limited-edition cutting board, specifically meant to be used to chop up onions. She has performed live for the Moth Mainstage and is co-creator of “The Post-It Note Reading Series.” She is finishing up her first book, It IS Your Fault, about her adventures in the self-help industry.