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All Of It

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“ALL OF IT is a show about culture and its consumers. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and context. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and the culture. Our aim is to engage the thinkers, doers, makers, and creators, about the what and why of their work. People make the culture and we hope, need, and want the WNYC community to be a part of our show. As we build a community around ALL OF IT, we know that every guest and listener has an opinion. We won’t always agree, but our varied perspectives and diversity of experience is what makes New York City great. ALL OF IT will be both companion for and curator of the myriad culture this city has to offer. In the words of Cristina De Rossi, anthropologist at Barnet and Southgate College, London: "Culture encompasses religion, food, what we wear, how we wear it, our language, marriage, music, what we believe is right or wrong, how we sit at the table, how we greet visitors, how we behave with loved ones, and a million other things." ...In other words, ALL OF IT.

“ALL OF IT is a show about culture and its consumers. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and context. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and the culture. Our aim is to engage the thinkers, doers, makers, and creators, about the what and why of their work. People make the culture and we hope, need, and want the WNYC community to be a part of our show. As we build a community around ALL OF IT, we know that every guest and listener has an opinion. We won’t always agree, but our varied perspectives and diversity of experience is what makes New York City great. ALL OF IT will be both companion for and curator of the myriad culture this city has to offer. In the words of Cristina De Rossi, anthropologist at Barnet and Southgate College, London: "Culture encompasses religion, food, what we wear, how we wear it, our language, marriage, music, what we believe is right or wrong, how we sit at the table, how we greet visitors, how we behave with loved ones, and a million other things." ...In other words, ALL OF IT.
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United States

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WNYC

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“ALL OF IT is a show about culture and its consumers. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and context. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and the culture. Our aim is to engage the thinkers, doers, makers, and creators, about the what and why of their work. People make the culture and we hope, need, and want the WNYC community to be a part of our show. As we build a community around ALL OF IT, we know that every guest and listener has an opinion. We won’t always agree, but our varied perspectives and diversity of experience is what makes New York City great. ALL OF IT will be both companion for and curator of the myriad culture this city has to offer. In the words of Cristina De Rossi, anthropologist at Barnet and Southgate College, London: "Culture encompasses religion, food, what we wear, how we wear it, our language, marriage, music, what we believe is right or wrong, how we sit at the table, how we greet visitors, how we behave with loved ones, and a million other things." ...In other words, ALL OF IT.

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English


Episodes

Flashback Friday: Party Like It’s 1999, A Drawing a Day Inspired by WNYC

1/18/2019
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For the next installment of our "Flashback Friday: Party Like It’s 1999" series, Matt Zoller Seitz, editor-at-large at RogerEbert.com and the television critic for New York magazine and Vulture, and Alan Sepinwall, chief TV critic for Rolling Stone, who wrote the book, The Sopranos Sessions, join us to discuss how last week officially marked two decades since the premiere of the hit TV show "The Sopranos" on HBO. On January 22, Sepinwall will at Words in Maplewood, NJ for a talk and book...

Duration:00:49:49

Ask an Expert: Organizing, Massive ER Bills

1/18/2019
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For today's "Ask an Expert" segment, Linda Samuels, (21:30) a professional organizer, former president of the Institute for Challenging Disorganization, and author of the book, The Other Side of Organized, returns for another conversation about how best to organize your life and answer listeners’ questions. Vox’s senior correspondent, Sarah Kliff, (38:00) joins us to discuss her recent piece titled, “A $20,243 bike crash: Zuckerberg hospital’s aggressive tactics leave patients with big...

Duration:00:50:03

NYC Women's March, 'The Secret Life of Muslims'

1/17/2019
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Our colleagues at Gothamist, Ben Yakas, the culture editor for the site, and writer, Claire Lampen, join us with an update about what's happening around the city and also about the Women’s March events coming up this weekend. Susan Chira, (at 15:10) New York Times senior correspondent and editor on gender issues, continues the conversation about the Women's March with our listeners. Executive producers Reza Aslan and Josh Seftel (at 33:23) join us to discuss creating the Emmy-nominated...

Duration:00:49:36

'The Broken Promise to Black America,' Love Science, War Photographers Up Close

1/17/2019
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Journalist, producer, and Eisner Fellow at the Nation Institute, Reniqua Allen, joins us to discuss her book, It Was All A Dream: A New Generation Confronts the Broken Promise to Black America. Laura Mucha (at 22:10) joins us to discuss her new book, Love Understood: The Science of Who, How and Why We Love. Anthony Feinstein, (at 37:46) a University of Toronto neuropsychiatrist, joins us to discuss his book, Shooting War, which is about the physical, mental, emotional experiences of...

Duration:00:49:57

'About Alice,' Monthly Dose of Poetry, Paweł Pawlikowski

1/16/2019
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Calvin Trillin joins us to discuss his play, “About Alice,” which is adapted from his memoir of the same name. The 2-character play is running at Theatre for a New Audience through February 3. TC Tolbert, (at 17:30) a genderqueer, feminist poet and teacher committed to social justice, joins us for our monthly poetry series. Paweł Pawlikowski (at 34:40) joins us to talk about his film, "Cold War," which he directed and co-wrote. The film tells the story of star-crossed lovers who meet...

Duration:00:49:52

A Virtuoso's US Tour, 'Living Here with Kate,' R. Kelly Update

1/16/2019
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World-renowned Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti and WQXR’s creative director and friend of the show, Clemency Burton-Hill, join us to discuss Benedetti's US tour, her artistic practice, and her upcoming collaboration with our colleagues at WQXR. Benedetti performs tonight in The Greene Space at 7pm and at the 92 St. Y on January 30. WNYC’s planning editor, Kate Hinds, (at 17:25) joins us for the next installment of our ongoing series, "Living Here with Kate." Dee Lockett, (at 35:11)...

Duration:00:50:05

Hillary Frank's Parenting Tips, 'Gloria: A Life'

1/15/2019
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Hillary Frank joins us to discuss her new book, Weird Parenting Wins: Bathtub Dining, Family Screams, and Other Hacks from the Parenting Trenches and answer listeners’ questions. REBROADCAST: (at 13:20) Writer and activist Gloria Steinem has dedicated her life to championing the rights of women. Tony Award-nominated playwright Emily Mann, Tony Award-winning director Diane Paulus, and Academy, Golden Globe, and Emmy Award-winning actor and filmmaker Christine Lahti join us to discuss...

Duration:00:49:49

'Close,' 'Arctic,' 'The Jungle'

1/15/2019
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Screenwriter, producer, and director Vicky Jewson and actor Noomi Rapace join us to discuss the new film, “Close,” which will be released on Netflix on January 18. Inspired by the true story of one of the first female bodyguards in the UK, the film was written and directed by Jewson and stars Rapace, the actress who tackled the lead role in "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.” Actor Mads Mikkelsen (at 20:34) joins us to discuss his career and his new film, "Arctic," which comes out in...

Duration:00:50:03

'Duped,' 'All Things Classical,' The Illustrious Blacks

1/14/2019
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Author Abby Ellin joins us to discuss her book, Duped: Double Lives, False Identities, and the Con Man I Almost Married. It's a memoir of a relationship she found herself in with a man who wasn't what he seemed. It's also a study of the art and science of lying. Clemency Burton-Hill (at 18:58) joins us for her ongoing series, "All Things Classical." NeoAfro futurists Manchildblack and Monstah Black (at 30:47) join us to discuss their queer pop duo, The Illustrious Blacks.

Duration:00:49:45

Millennial Burnout, Commuters Call In, A Memorable Art Heist

1/14/2019
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Anne Helen Petersen, senior culture writer/western correspondent at Buzzfeed News, joins us to discuss her viral piece "How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation," and the response from readers. For a special commuter segment (at 23:46), we want to hear from you! Call in and tell us what mode of transit you use for your commute, whether it’s subways, buses, carpool, or anything else! Then tell us your favorite thing and your least favorite thing that you see on your commute. The number...

Duration:00:49:59

'Halal Food: A History,' 'What is Glitter?,' CES Update

1/11/2019
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Middle Eastern historians and the authors, Febe Armanios and Bogac Ergene, join us to discuss their new book, Halal Food: A History. Caity Weaver (at 21:41) joins us to discuss her article for The New York Times, “What is Glitter? A strange journey to the glitter factory.” Lance Ulanoff, (at 36:20) a tech expert and journalist, joins us to discuss this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

Duration:00:49:59

'A Mind Unraveled,' The US through the Eyes of a Cable Tech

1/11/2019
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Kurt Eichenwald joins us to discuss his book, A Mind Unraveled: A Memoir. This book chronicles Eichenwald's battle to pursue his dreams despite an often incapacitating brain disorder. From his early experiences of fear and denial to his search for treatment, Eichenwald provides a candid account of his years facing this misunderstood and often stigmatized condition. He details his encounters with the doctors whose negligence could have killed him, but for the heroic actions of a brilliant...

Duration:00:50:05

Weeksville Audio Drama, Eve Babitz, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

1/10/2019
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Keisha TK Dutes, a podcast producer and educator, and Rob Fields, the executive director of the Weeksville Heritage Center, joins us to discuss Dutes's new audio drama called The Weeksville Project, which offers a unique take on the history of Weeksville. Located in Brooklyn, Weeksville became one of the largest free black towns in the US before the Civil War. Author Lili Anolik (at 20:53) joins us to discuss her new book, Hollywood’s Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of LA, which...

Duration:00:49:52

The Latest Gothamist News, Mike Birbiglia, 'Flash Back Fridays: Party Like It's 1999!'

1/10/2019
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We like to say that this show is all about culture.. and the culture. And our colleagues at Gothamist, our partner site, are also capturing the culture and stories of New York City, so we have invited a few of the reporters and writers at Gothamist to talk about the big stories they have their eyes on. Jake Offenhartz is a reporter at Gothamist and Ben Yakas is the culture editor for the site. REBROADCAST: Mike Birbiglia (at 12:30) joins us to discuss his new Broadway show, “The New One,”...

Duration:00:49:57

Morgan Neville, Cinema Eye Honors, Lula Wiles

1/9/2019
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Morgan Neville joins us to discuss his documentaries, “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” and “They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead.” "Won't You Be My Neighbor" premieres on HBO on February 9. Documentarians and their subjects will be receiving awards at the 12th annual Cinema Eye Honors, a ceremony designed to honor not only the best documentary films, but everyone who worked behind the camera to make the magic happen. Founded in 2007 by documentarian AJ Schnack, (at 21:22) the awards will be presented...

Duration:00:50:00

Sebastian Junger, Government Shutdown Update, Cedric Burnside Performs

1/9/2019
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Journalist, author, and filmmaker Sebastian Junger joins us to discuss his book, Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging, as well as the closing of his bar, The Half King. There are several petitions about the government shutdown going around right now, but the one that caught our eye comes from a father and daughter, Thomas and Kate (at 20:47). Titled, "Dock Congressional Pay When Government Shuts Down," it calls for Congress members and their highest-paid staff members to be docked salary...

Duration:00:50:06

'We'll Meet Again,' MoMA Pays Tribute to Sir Sidney Poitier, Lula Wiles

1/8/2019
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Ann Curry joins us to discuss hosting the new series on PBS, “We’ll Meet Again,” which features dramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments. Anne Morra, (29:11) associate curator in the department of film at MoMA joins us to discuss organizing a new series that is part of Modern Matinees, “Sir Sidney Poitier,” which runs through February 28. The folk trio, Lula Wiles, (40:35) performs live in-studio and we’ll speak with all three members, Isa Burke, Eleanor...

Duration:00:49:40

2019 Work Success, FunnYmmigrant Comedy Festival, Cuba Festival

1/8/2019
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Kathleen Murray Harris joins us to discuss her recent article for Real Simple, “Here's Exactly What to Do to Make 2019 Your Best Year at Work.” Comedian and writer Lucie Pohl (at 26:15) joins us to discuss organizing the FunnYmmigrant Comedy Festival. Fernando Saez, (at 37:27) co-founder and executive director of MalPaso Dance Company, and Linda Shelton, executive director of The Joyce Theater join us to discuss the Cuba Festival, part of The Joyce’s longstanding and ongoing cultural...

Duration:00:50:08

Father & Son's Journey Through Addiction, Benjamin Appl Performs

1/7/2019
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David and Nic Sheff join us to discuss the book David wrote about his son Nic, Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction, and the new film based on their experiences, "Beautiful Boy." Clemency Burton-Hill (24:28) joins us to offer her thoughts on the best classical music for the day. German baritone Benjamin Appl (37:34) performs in-studio with pianist James Baillieu and discusses his ongoing series of performances at the Park Avenue Armory, each a different...

Duration:00:49:52

'Loss: A Love Story,' Golden Globe Recap

1/7/2019
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Andrew Goldman joins us to discuss his new article for Wealthsimple, “Loss: A Love Story,” about the financial implications of losing a loved one. He is joined by the subject of the piece, Mary Feinberg, and financial expert, Tom Frederickson.(at 20:00) Aisha Harris, (38:10) assistant television editor on the Culture Desk at The New York Times, joins us with a recap of the Golden Globe Awards.

Duration:00:49:57