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Deviate with Rolf Potts
Deviate with Rolf Potts
Rolf Potts

Rolf Potts veers off-topic in this unique series of conversations with experts, public figures, and intriguing people.

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A philosophical approach to the notion of "beauty"

“A willingness to fail is an important part of difficult beauty. Because difficult beauty will arrive first not as beauty... more

17 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
The Geography of Bliss (and the bliss of uncertainty)

“Travel is one of the few activities we engage in not knowing the outcome and reveling in that uncertainty. Nothing... more

03 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
An anthropology of travel culture

“Travel expands time, because you're not experiencing the everyday of what you normally do. It's all about discovery, and experiencing... more

13 Dec 2022 · 1 hour,
Sidestepping the travel industry

"Why fly fourteen hours from New York to Johannesburg to see a South African version of Brooklyn? To me, the... more

06 Dec 2022 · 53 minutes
Live in NYC with Ari Shaffir

“There’s no getting lost when you travel, because you’re already there. You’re already where you’re supposed to be, which is... more

24 Nov 2022 · 50 minutes
Reinventing exploration

“Travel is often one part geography and nine parts imagination.” –Kate Harris In this episode of Deviate Rolf and Kate discuss how travel... more

20 Nov 2022 · 49 minutes
What you find by traveling in local economies

“I didn't know where we were going, and I didn't know how long we were going to be gone. I... more

15 Nov 2022 · 42 minutes
Tim Cahill's Travel 101

“Eat what is put in front of you. They are not making fun of you. The rooster’s head floating in... more

08 Nov 2022 · 52 minutes
Solo travel

“When you’re not sitting across from someone, you’re sitting across from the whole world.” –Stephanie Rosenbloom In this episode of Deviate, Rolf... more

01 Nov 2022 · 50 minutes
Tips for keeping a travel journal

“A travel journal helps you remember more than what you did and saw. It will helps you remember how you... more

25 Oct 2022 · 47 minutes
Deviate with Rolf Potts
A philosophical approach to the notion of "beauty"
Deviate with Rolf Potts