WNYC hosts the conversation New Yorkers turn to each afternoon for insight into contemporary art, theater, and literature, plus expert tips about the ever-important lunchtime topic: food.
Opera Crosses the Stylistic Border to Mariachi
Jan. 19, 2018
Singing Partners, Onstage and Off
The Miraculous Science of Everyday Life
The Perilous Conditions for Cleaning Crews in Slaughterhouses
Uma Thurman Comes to Broadway
Jan. 18, 2018
A Musical Celebration of Love in the Caribbean
Fiona Mozley's Debut Novel, A Dark Landscape of Rural England
Why Neglecting Asthma Can Be Profitable for Hospitals
How New Networks Break Old Hierarchies
Jan. 17, 2018
The Lethal Consequences of Deportation
Why Some Rockefellers Are Fighting the Company that Made Them Rich
Richard Jenkins on Working with Guillermo Del Toro
The Women Who Lead Black Lives Matter
Jan. 16, 2018
The Vulnerable Position of Female Janitors
Nick Harkaway's New Dystopian Novel
The Threat of Gentrification With Rezoning in East Harlem
In Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Days, A Strike in Memphis
Jan. 15, 2018
From James Baldwin To Ferguson
Spying on Reporters in the War on Terror
A Chilean Love Story That Could Make Oscar History
Love and Loss in Modern Day Russia
Jan. 12, 2018
How the Gang MS-13 is Being Used to Justify Immigration Policy
Phil Rosenthal Takes You on a Global Culinary Tour
How Do Our Senses Work?
Has the EPA Failed to Effectively Regulate Chemical Spills?
Jan. 11, 2018
Donald Sutherland: from Boston to Key West by RV
Iran's Information War
The Case for Civility
Michael Wolff's Explosive Book From Inside the Trump White House
Jan. 10, 2018
Christopher Yates's New Novel
2017 Word of the Year
Where Was Your Smartphone Made?
The Untold Stories of a WWII French Resistance Fighter
Jan. 9, 2018
How Will Big Data Affect Policing?
Dr. Ruth and Romantic Expectations
David Lebovitz's Secrets to Living in Paris
An Industrial Hygienist's Perspective on the Trump Administration
Jan. 8, 2018
The Falsity of the Term 'Post-Truth'
Local News's Decline
Bob Garfield's One-Man Show
A Health Crisis For Women in Saudi Arabia
Jan. 5, 2018
Why the Death Toll in Puerto Rico Is Rising
Have You Broken Your New Year's Resolution Yet?
What Happened to Marcelo Gomes, Ballet's Rising Star
The Culture of Harassment at Ford
Jan. 4, 2018
'Under the Radar Festival'
Questioning Gardasil's Testing, Without Being Anti-Vaccine
Manhattan Theatre Club's 'The Children'
MoMA's 'The Long Run'
Jan. 3, 2018
A History Through Store Fronts
Do Germans Raise More Self-Reliant Children?
Are You What You Eat?
Jan. 2, 2018
Poetry for Your Commute
When Recy Taylor Fought Back In Jim Crow South
Dec. 28, 2017
What Part Of 2017 Has Been Most Stressful?
WNYC Kids Introduces 'This Podcast Has Fleas'
What Is Happening To Our National Monuments?
Joan Silber's Novel, 'Improvement'
Dec. 27, 2017
When A Religious Battle Over Sex Turned Political
Where Life And Literature Meet
The 'Cake Artist,' The Supreme Court, And The Impact on LGBTQ Rights
The Gurus Of How-To Return
Dec. 26, 2017
Jenna Coleman As Queen Victoria
Andy Goldsworthy on His New Book 'Projects'
Annette Bening & Peter Turner Discuss 'Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool'
The Irish Repertory Theatre's Stage Adaption of James Joyce’s 'The Dead'
Dec. 22, 2017
Please Explain: How Our Brains Make Us Who We Are
Are There Medical Benefits to Psychedelic Drugs?
How the U.S. Has Made it a Crime to Be Poor
Melissa Clark on Delicious Gifts to Make and Give
Dec. 21, 2017
Bill Charlap Helps Us Celebrate the Holidays
Mezzo Susan Graham & Tenor Paul Groves Star in 'The Merry Widow'
A Playful Adaptation of 'Pride and Prejudice'
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