Rewind: The neuroscience behind creativity & other great audio

Here’s what Kerri chose for the Rewind this week:

Neuroscience researcher Rex Jung speaking with On Being’s Krista Tippett about brainstorming.

Author Jonah Lehrer told Kerri that creativity can be sparked by constraints.


(Jonah Lehrer in The MPR News green room. The photo was snapped by Stephanie Curtis.)

What did Shakespeare sound like? Ben Crystal of the British Library gave NPR’s Scott Simon a demonstration of the Elizabethan accent.


(John McHugh/AFP/Getty Images)

A profile of a Japanese stuntman by NPR’s Anthony Kune.

Zou Bisou Bisou on Mad Men.

Stephanie Curtis, social media editor