The New York Public Library Podcast

The New York Public Library Podcast

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The New York Public Library Podcast

Join The New York Public Library and your favorite writers, artists, and thinkers for smart talks and provocative conversations from the nation’s cultural capital.
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Making Movements Intersectional Oct 21, 2018 Listen Download
Why Men Fight with Thomas Page McBee Oct 14, 2018 Listen Download
Righteous Rage with Rebecca Traister Oct 7, 2018 Listen Download
The Secret Memoir of Bill Cunningham Sep 30, 2018 Listen Download
The Elite Charade of Changing the World Sep 23, 2018 Listen Download
Looking for the Real Lolita Sep 16, 2018 Listen Download
Looking for the Real Lolita Sep 16, 2018 Listen Download
Notes from the Reading Life: Tim Gunn and Min Jin Lee Sep 9, 2018 Listen Download
Notes from the Reading Life: Tim Gunn and Min Jin Lee Sep 9, 2018 Listen Download
The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire Sep 2, 2018 Listen Download
The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire Sep 2, 2018 Listen Download
Coming This Sunday: New Name, New Look Aug 28, 2018 Listen Download
There's No Such Thing As Now Aug 21, 2018 Listen Download
Two Sisters' Path Toward Radical Islam Aug 14, 2018 Listen Download
Chronicling Illness with Porochista Khakpour and Eileen Myles Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
Love and Lanyards with Billy Collins Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
Literacy is a Human Right with The World in Words Podcast Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
Roxane Gay and Aja Monet Tell Their Truth Jul 17, 2018 Listen Download
Remembering to Listen with Arundhati Roy & Viet Thanh Nguyen Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
A Future for Democracy? Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
Finding Hope on the Road in "Nomadland" Jun 26, 2018 Listen Download
Tarrell Alvin McCraney & Donja R. Love Lift Up Black Queer Narratives Jun 19, 2018 Listen Download
Sliding Off the Couch with George Saunders Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
The Harrowing History of Roosevelt Island Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
Kevin Young & Claudia Rankine Discuss "Brown" May 29, 2018 Listen Download
Remembering Tom Wolfe and the Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test May 24, 2018 Listen Download
Masha Gessen Explains Horror, Humor and Hope for the Future May 22, 2018 Listen Download
Zora Neale Hurston's Story of the Last Slave Ship Survivor May 15, 2018 Listen Download
A Goddess Reimagined May 8, 2018 Listen Download
Trump's Doghouse has a Revolving Door May 1, 2018 Listen Download
Why Net Neutrality Matters Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
Sheelah Kolhatkar has Inside Information Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Isabella Rossellini Shares Her Eggs Apr 10, 2018 Listen Download
Building Movements with Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor and Shaun King Apr 3, 2018 Listen Download
Reforming America's Prisons Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
Dr. John Carlos Has No Regrets Mar 20, 2018 Listen Download
Debut Novelist Akwaeke Emezi Recenters Reality Mar 13, 2018 Listen Download
Michelle McNamara and Patton Oswalt's search for the Golden State Killer Mar 6, 2018 Listen Download
Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner Feb 27, 2018 Listen Download
Neel Mukherjee Tells Ghost Stories Feb 20, 2018 Listen Download
Tayari Jones Redefines American Marriage Feb 13, 2018 Listen Download
Black Lives Matter Co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors Feb 6, 2018 Listen Download
Networking with Niall Ferguson and Gillian Tett Jan 30, 2018 Listen Download
The Hunt for Timothy Leary Jan 22, 2018 Listen Download
Jessica B. Harris and Carla Hall Jan 16, 2018 Listen Download
Naomi Klein & Martin Breum: Climate Change and the Arctic Imagination Jan 9, 2018 Listen Download
Masha Gessen—The Stories of a Life Jan 2, 2018 Listen Download
Neil Gaiman Reads "A Christmas Carol" (Rebroadcast) Dec 19, 2017 Listen Download
Muhammad Yunus & Jeffrey Sachs Dec 12, 2017 Listen Download
Nikki Giovani & Joy-Ann Reid Dec 5, 2017 Listen Download
Stephen Greenblatt & Tony Kushner: Adam and Eve in the Teeth of Time Nov 28, 2017 Listen Download
Kevin Young & Bunk—Hoaxes, Hooey, Hocum; Cons, Plagiarists, and Forgers Nov 21, 2017 Listen Download
Anne Applebaum: Fighting Against the Great Forgetting Nov 14, 2017 Listen Download
Theaster Gates: "I'm Trying to Create an Intimate Moment with Our Most Treasured Assets." Nov 7, 2017 Listen Download
Van Jones: "You have to keep open the possibility for redemption." Oct 31, 2017 Listen Download
Ron Chernow: Grant Oct 24, 2017 Listen Download
Nasty Women Oct 18, 2017 Listen Download
Mike Wallace, Greater Gotham Oct 10, 2017 Listen Download
Salman Rushdie, The Golden House Oct 3, 2017 Listen Download
Jesmyn Ward on 'Sing, Unburied, Sing' Sep 26, 2017 Listen Download
Atul Gawande & Elizabeth Alexander Sep 19, 2017 Listen Download
Kurt Andersen, Fantasyland Sep 12, 2017 Listen Download
Raoul Peck, "I Am Not Your Negro" Sep 5, 2017 Listen Download
Ayobami Adebayo on her debut novel "Stay With Me" Aug 29, 2017 Listen Download
Ibram X. Kendi, Stamped from the Beginning Aug 22, 2017 Listen Download
Noam Chomsky and Wallace Shawn: Rigorous Rationality Aug 15, 2017 Listen Download
How Judy Collins Conquered Her Cravings Aug 8, 2017 Listen Download
Lynn Nottage & Sweat Aug 1, 2017 Listen Download
Immigrant Stories—Min Jin Lee with Simon Winchester Jul 25, 2017 Listen Download
Phillip Glass, Words Without Music Jul 18, 2017 Listen Download
Janet Mock, Surpassing Certainty Jul 11, 2017 Listen Download
Inside the Work and Mind of Nick Cave Jul 4, 2017 Listen Download
David Grann Jun 27, 2017 Listen Download
Tracy K. Smith, New U.S. Poet Laureate Jun 20, 2017 Listen Download
Jelani Cobb, The Half-Life of Freedom (Part 2: Demagogues of American History) Jun 15, 2017 Listen Download
Jelani Cobb, The Half-Life of Freedom (Part 1: The Media and Alternative Facts) Jun 13, 2017 Listen Download
Alec Baldwin Jun 6, 2017 Listen Download
Journalism in the Age of Trump, part 2 May 30, 2017 Listen Download
Jane Mayer, Winner of the Bernstein Award May 23, 2017 Listen Download
George Packer and Reihan Salam with Tony Marx May 15, 2017 Listen Download
Syria's Human Side, with Janine di Giovanni May 9, 2017 Listen Download
Charlotte McDonald-Gibson, Bernstein Award Finalist May 2, 2017 Listen Download
The Librarian Is In: American Passions Apr 27, 2017 Listen Download
Lawrence Krauss w/ Alan Alda. Reality, the Real Story Apr 25, 2017 Listen Download
Gary Younge, Bernstein Award Finalist Apr 18, 2017 Listen Download
Like Passover, But Funnier Apr 11, 2017 Listen Download
Sonia Shah & Pandemic, Bernstein Award Finalist Apr 4, 2017 Listen Download
Women's and Girls' Lives Matter Mar 28, 2017 Listen Download
What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear with Dr. Ofri and Mary Harris Mar 21, 2017 Listen Download
Etgar Keret, the Rock and the Hard Place Mar 16, 2017 Listen Download
Journalism in the Age of Trump Mar 8, 2017 Listen Download
Civil Rights Journeys Across Generations Feb 28, 2017 Listen Download
Casanova: Seduction and Genius in Venice Feb 21, 2017 Listen Download
Hugh Ryan on the Queer Histories of Brooklyn's Waterfront Feb 14, 2017 Listen Download
Emmett Till: True Stories of An American Tragedy Feb 7, 2017 Listen Download
George Washington and the Hyper-Partisan Now Jan 31, 2017 Listen Download
New York Never Built Jan 24, 2017 Listen Download
Art Spiegelman on How He Sees Himself, Becoming a Devotee to Another Artist, and the Artist After Art Jan 17, 2017 Listen Download
Our Compelling Interests: A Panel on Diversity and Democracy Jan 10, 2017 Listen Download
Rebecca Solnit, Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, Garnette Cadogan, Suketu Mehta, and Luc Sante on Phone Maps, Libraries, and Walking Jan 3, 2017 Listen Download
Michael Chabon and Richard Price on Plot, Secular Judaism, and Remembering to Make Stuff Up Dec 27, 2016 Listen Download
Neil Gaiman Reads "A Christmas Carol" (Rebroadcast) Dec 20, 2016 Listen Download
Paul Krugman on Fake News, Lying Candidates, and What Public Intellectuals Need to Do Dec 13, 2016 Listen Download
James McBride on James Brown and NYC Dec 6, 2016 Listen Download
Sarah Sze on Scale, Gravity, and Value Nov 29, 2016 Listen Download
Robbie Robertson on Six Nations Inspiration, Bob Dylan, and Goals of the Soul Nov 22, 2016 Listen Download
Wole Soyinka on Hollywood, Reparations, and Morgan Freeman Nov 15, 2016 Listen Download
Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Margo Jefferson on Understanding Uncle Tom's Cabin Nov 8, 2016 Listen Download
Marina Abramović and Debbie Harry on Doubt and Diaries Nov 1, 2016 Listen Download
Tim Wu on How the Internet Is Not Really Free Oct 25, 2016 Listen Download
Margaret Atwood on Shakespeare in the 21st Century and on YouTube Oct 18, 2016 Listen Download
Mona Eltahawy and Yasmine El Rashidi on White Feminism and the Privilege to Protest Oct 11, 2016 Listen Download
Sally Mann on Cy Twombly and the Babushkas Who Saved Russian Art Oct 4, 2016 Listen Download
Yanis Varoufakis and Noam Chomsky on Money and The Sickest Joke in the History of Humankind Sep 27, 2016 Listen Download
Alan Cumming on Memory, Gore Vidal, and Monica Lewinsky Sep 20, 2016 Listen Download
Edwidge Danticat on Silence, Bridging Audiences, and Participating in Stories Sep 13, 2016 Listen Download
Werner Herzog on Death, Executioners, and Advice for Filmmakers Sep 6, 2016 Listen Download
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Walter Mosley on Empire, English, and Beethoven Aug 30, 2016 Listen Download
Maggie Nelson & Wayne Koestenbaum on Clarity & Cruelty Aug 23, 2016 Listen Download
Colson Whitehead on "The Underground Railroad" & Poker Aug 16, 2016 Listen Download
Kevin Young & Gabrielle Hamilton on Food & Poetry Aug 9, 2016 Listen Download
Siddhartha Mukherjee on Genetics & Storytelling Aug 2, 2016 Listen Download
Laurie Anderson on Melville, Opera, and Mystery Jul 26, 2016 Listen Download
Derek Walcott on Hemingway, the Caribbean, & First Love Jul 19, 2016 Listen Download
John Lithgow & James Shapiro on Guy Fawkes & Falling for Shakespeare Jul 12, 2016 Listen Download
The World in Words Presents: From Ainu to Zaza Jul 5, 2016 Listen Download
Geoff Dyer on Class in America Jun 28, 2016 Listen Download
Bruce Davidson & Matt Dillon on Lasting Impressions Jun 21, 2016 Listen Download
Padma Lakshmi on NYC & the Greatest Gift Jun 14, 2016 Listen Download
Jill Leovy on Murder in America Jun 7, 2016 Listen Download
Maya Lin on Memorializing What Is Missing May 31, 2016 Listen Download
Åsne Seierstad on the Deadliest Attack on Norway Since WWII May 24, 2016 Listen Download
The Bad Rap of Do-Gooders: Larissa MacFarquhar May 17, 2016 Listen Download
Helen Mirren on Women's Roles & Taking on Shakespeare May 10, 2016 Listen Download
Dan Ephron: When The Man Who Almost Changed Israel Met Bill Clinton May 3, 2016 Listen Download
Rosanne Cash on Shakespeare, Performing, & Poetry Apr 26, 2016 Listen Download
Dale Russakoff: When Facebook Tried to Save Newark Apr 19, 2016 Listen Download
Robert A. Caro & Frank Rich on Power & Corruption Apr 12, 2016 Listen Download
Elizabeth Alexander & Hilton Als on Dreams & Obsession Apr 5, 2016 Listen Download
Nathaniel Kahn & Matt Mountain on Outer Space & Weird Science Mar 29, 2016 Listen Download
Dana Spiotta on Good People, Heroes, & Writing Mar 22, 2016 Listen Download
Darryl Pinckney & Zadie Smith on Achievement & Beyoncé Mar 15, 2016 Listen Download
Jhumpa Lahiri on Language & Disorder Mar 8, 2016 Listen Download
Debbie Harry with Chris Stein on Beatniks, the Stillettoes, & Style Mar 1, 2016 Listen Download
The Future of Black History Feb 23, 2016 Listen Download
Russell Simmons & Rick Rubin on Music & Meditation Feb 16, 2016 Listen Download
Yusef Komunyakaa on Politics, Imagery, & Memorizing Poetry Feb 9, 2016 Listen Download
Toni Morrison and Angela Davis on Connecting for Progress Feb 2, 2016 Listen Download
Francine Prose on YouTube, Sentences, & War Jan 26, 2016 Listen Download
Junot Díaz on Intimacy & the Game of Fiction Jan 19, 2016 Listen Download
Sharon Olds & Cynthia Nixon on Dickinson, First Drafts, & Selfhood Jan 12, 2016 Listen Download
David Hare on Theater, Anticipation, & Hitchcock Jan 5, 2016 Listen Download
Nico Muhly & Ira Glass on Composers & the Internet Dec 29, 2015 Listen Download
Neil Gaiman Reads "A Christmas Carol" (Rebroadcast) Dec 22, 2015 Listen Download
Timbaland on Mantronix, Reinvention, & Kids Dec 15, 2015 Listen Download
Edmund de Waal on Porcelain, Time Travel, & Sound Dec 8, 2015 Listen Download
Gloria Steinem on Sex, Justice, & Magazines Dec 1, 2015 Listen Download
Mary-Louise Parker on Relationships, Motherhood, & Religion Nov 24, 2015 Listen Download
Elvis Costello on the Internet, Records, & Imitation Nov 17, 2015 Listen Download
Sloane Crosley on College, Jewelry, & Publicity Nov 10, 2015 Listen Download
The 2015 Library Lions on Truth & Inspiration Nov 3, 2015 Listen Download
Shaquille O'Neal on Germany, Rap, & Slam Dunks Oct 27, 2015 Listen Download
Ta-Nehisi Coates on Theft, Atheism, & History Oct 20, 2015 Listen Download
Patti Smith on Authors She Loves Oct 13, 2015 Listen Download
Erica Jong on Becoming a Poet & Favorite Authors Oct 6, 2015 Listen Download
Ron Rash on Writer Survival & Place Sep 29, 2015 Listen Download
Alice Waters on the Pleasures of the Palate Sep 22, 2015 Listen Download
John Lithgow on Shakespeare & Bedtime Stories Sep 15, 2015 Listen Download
Jack White on Music & Freedom Sep 8, 2015 Listen Download
In Memoriam: Oliver Sacks on Hallucinations Aug 31, 2015 Listen Download
Chimamanda Adichie & Zadie Smith on Race, Writing, & Relationships Aug 25, 2015 Listen Download
Colson Whitehead on Poker Aug 18, 2015 Listen Download
The Moth on the Power of Storytelling Aug 11, 2015 Listen Download
Lou Reed on Playing Outside the Box Aug 4, 2015 Listen Download
Vivian Gornick on Voice in Memoir Jul 28, 2015 Listen Download
Alan Rusbridger on Whistleblowers & Wikileaks Jul 21, 2015 Listen Download
Patti Smith on Youth & Friendship Jul 14, 2015 Listen Download
Sally Mann on Ethical Photography & Stories Jul 7, 2015 Listen Download
Werner Herzog on Greece & Wrestlemania Jun 30, 2015 Listen Download
Dan Savage on Monogamy Jun 23, 2015 Listen Download
Suzanne Farrell on George Balanchine Jun 16, 2015 Listen Download
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Bitcoin Jun 9, 2015 Listen Download
Damien Echols on Hope & Death Row Jun 2, 2015 Listen Download
Matthew Weiner on the End of "Mad Men" May 26, 2015 Listen Download
Alan Cumming on NYC & Acting May 19, 2015 Listen Download
Diane von Furstenberg on Confident Women May 12, 2015 Listen Download
Sonia Sotomayor on Education & Color Blindness May 5, 2015 Listen Download
Frank Bruni on College Admissions Mania Apr 28, 2015 Listen Download
T.C. Boyle on Finding Stories and Themes Apr 22, 2015 Listen Download
Tavis Smiley on Maya Angelou Apr 14, 2015 Listen Download
Azar Nafisi on the Freedom to Read Apr 7, 2015 Listen Download
Jeffrey Deitch on Art & Spectacle Mar 31, 2015 Listen Download
RuPaul on Fantasy & Identity Mar 24, 2015 Listen Download
Stay Tuned Mar 19, 2015 Listen Download
Sarah Lewis & Anna Deavere Smith on Inspiring Failures Mar 12, 2015 Listen Download
Ann Patchett & Elizabeth Gilbert on Writing Mar 5, 2015 Listen Download
Jay-Z on Hustling & Forgiveness Feb 26, 2015 Listen Download
Charles Blow on His Unexpected Childhood Hero Feb 20, 2015 Listen Download
Tom Wolfe on Handwriting & Humility Feb 12, 2015 Listen Download
Ntozake Shange on Inspiration & Harlem Feb 6, 2015 Listen Download
Joan Didion on Writing & Revising Jan 29, 2015 Listen Download
Cheryl Strayed on Wild Success Jan 23, 2015 Listen Download
Joyce Carol Oates on Inspiration and Obsession Jan 16, 2015 Listen Download
Marlon James & Salman Rushdie on Storytelling Jan 9, 2015 Listen Download
Thomas Struth on Collective Memory and Family Photos Dec 30, 2014 Listen Download
Neil Gaiman Reads "A Christmas Carol" Dec 19, 2014 Listen Download
Maira Kalman on Her Favorite Things Dec 11, 2014 Listen Download
Mark Strand on Artistic Imagination Dec 2, 2014 Listen Download
Marcus Samuelsson on Food, Love, & Gratitude Nov 24, 2014 Listen Download
Richard Ford on Becoming a Reader and Finding a Voice Nov 20, 2014 Listen Download
George Clinton on the Future of Funk Nov 13, 2014 Listen Download
Neil Gaiman on Fairy Tales Revisited Nov 6, 2014 Listen Download
Sam Roberts on New York City Oct 31, 2014 Listen Download
Marjane Satrapi - Narratives of Social Protest. Oct 24, 2014 Listen Download
Jane Smiley - The Last Hundred Years Oct 17, 2014 Listen Download
Philip K. Howard - The Rule of Nobody Oct 10, 2014 Listen Download
Tom Perotta - Nine Inches Oct 3, 2014 Listen Download
Ben Lerner - 10:04 Sep 26, 2014 Listen Download
Ayana Mathis - The Twelve Tribes of Hattie Sep 22, 2014 Listen Download
Losing Parents to AIDS: The Personal and the Political Sep 5, 2014 Listen Download
Robert Morris: "Object Sculpture, 1960-1965" Aug 22, 2014 Listen Download
CUT – The Songs That Didn't Make It Aug 7, 2014 Listen Download
The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. Jul 24, 2014 Listen Download
George Prochnik - "The Impossible Exile" Jul 10, 2014 Listen Download
Amazon: Business As Usual? Jul 3, 2014 Listen Download
A. E. Hotchner - Stories and Biographies Jun 26, 2014 Listen Download
Karl Ove Knausgaard and Jeffrey Eugenides – "My Struggle" Jun 23, 2014 Listen Download
John Waters - "Car Sick" Jun 5, 2014 Listen Download
Colm Tóibín - The Testament of Mary May 30, 2014 Listen Download
Kara Walker and Jad Abumrad - "A Subtlety" May 23, 2014 Listen Download
Chuck Palahniuk and Douglas Coupland: "Balls in the Air" May 16, 2014 Listen Download
Eve Ensler: "In the Body of the World" May 9, 2014 Listen Download
The Craft Beer Revolution Apr 29, 2014 Listen Download
Joyce Carol Oates: "The Landscape of My Spiritual Self" Apr 18, 2014 Listen Download
"Books are Conversations": Katherine Boo & Adrian Nicole LeBlanc Apr 11, 2014 Listen Download
"Get to the point" | Malcolm Gladwell LIVE from the NYPL Apr 3, 2014 Listen Download
The Snow Queen: Michael Cunningham on "Books at Noon" Mar 26, 2014 Listen Download
Report from the Interior | Paul Auster on "Books at Noon" Mar 20, 2014 Listen Download
The Fun Parts | Sam Lipsyte on 'Books at Noon' Mar 13, 2014 Listen Download
The Baby Boom | PJ O’Rourke on Books at Noon Mar 6, 2014 Listen Download
The Grand Budapest Hotel | Wes Anderson LIVE from the NYPL Mar 3, 2014 Listen Download
You Don't Know Nothing: Toni Morrison and Junot Díaz LIVE from the NYPL Feb 6, 2014 Listen Download
My Life In Middlemarch: Rebecca Mead LIVE from the NYPL Jan 30, 2014 Listen Download
The Good Lord Bird Band: James McBride LIVE from the NYPL Jan 27, 2014 Listen Download
40 Chances: The Buffetts with Tom Brokaw LIVE from the NYPL Jan 24, 2014 Listen Download
Undisputed Truth: Mike Tyson LIVE From the NYPL Jan 22, 2014 Listen Download

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