The Compass
Mini Episode: In Times of Chaos Edition
Aug 23, 2019 · 8 min
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Host Leah Walsh reflections on Toni Morrison's thoughts on an artist's task in times of chaos from "No Place for Self-Pity, No Room for Fear,” an essay included in the 150th anniversary issue of The Nation, read from the article "No Place for Self-Pity, No Room for Fear: Toni Morrison on the Artist's Task in Troubled Times" by Maria Popova, published on Check the brand new look at, you can search the back catalogue of episodes by key word!

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