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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.
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New York, NY

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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.

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English


Episodes

Jia Tolentino on Life With the Internet

8/16/2019
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Tolentino talks about “Trick Mirror,” and John Taliaferro discusses “Grinnell,” his biography of a pioneering conservationist.

Duration:00:56:22

Toni Morrison's Legacy

8/9/2019
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Wesley Morris, Parul Sehgal and Dwight Garner talk about Morrison’s career, and Sarah M. Broom talks about her debut memoir, “The Yellow House.”

Duration:01:08:55

The Fight for the Supreme Court

8/2/2019
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Carl Hulse talks about “Confirmation Bias,” and De’Shawn Charles Winslow discusses “In West Mills.”

Duration:00:58:41

Fiction About Unprecedented Situations

7/26/2019
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Ted Chiang talks about “Exhalation,” and Helen Phillips discusses “The Need.”

Duration:01:03:21

Colson Whitehead Talks About 'The Nickel Boys'

7/19/2019
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The Pulitzer Prize winner discusses his new novel, and Jon Gertner talks about “The Ice at the End of the World.”

Duration:00:52:48

George F. Will on Conservatism’s Homelessness

7/12/2019
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Will discusses “The Conservative Sensibility,” and David Maraniss talks about “A Good American Family: The Red Scare and My Father.”

Duration:00:57:11

Picking the Best Memoirs Since 1969

7/5/2019
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The Times’s book critics talk about choosing the best 50 memoirs of the past 50 years, and Daniel Okrent discusses “The Guarded Gate.”

Duration:00:51:04

Taffy Brodesser-Akner Talks About Her First Novel

6/28/2019
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Brodesser-Akner discusses “Fleishman in Trouble,” and Katherine Eban talks about “Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom.”

Duration:01:03:18

Jill Lepore on the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

6/21/2019
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Lepore discusses several new books about the Apollo 11 mission, and Julie Satow talks about the history of the Plaza Hotel.

Duration:01:04:30

The World's Far Corners and Deepest Depths

6/14/2019
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Robert Macfarlane talks about "Underland," and Julia Phillips discusses "Disappearing Earth."

Duration:00:58:33

Rethinking the Epidemic of Domestic Violence

6/7/2019
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Rachel Louise Snyder talks about “No Visible Bruises,” and Josh Levin discusses “The Queen.”

Duration:01:00:25

Thrillers for Summer

5/31/2019
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Vanessa Friedman talks about this season’s notable thrillers, and Liesl Schillinger discusses new books about travel.

Duration:00:55:02

A Trilogy About the American Revolution Begins

5/24/2019
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Rick Atkinson talks about “The British Are Coming,” and Brenda Wineapple discusses “The Impeachers.”

Duration:01:13:59

Harper Lee's Unwritten True-Crime Book

5/17/2019
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Casey Cep discusses "Furious Hours," and Eliza Griswold talks about "Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America."

Duration:00:56:29

The Real Life of a Diplomat, Told Like a Novel

5/10/2019
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George Packer talks about “Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century,” and Lori Gottlieb discusses “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone.”

Duration:01:08:15

Laila Lalami on 'The Other Americans'

5/3/2019
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Lalami discusses her latest novel, and Jenny Odell talks about "How to Do Nothing."

Duration:00:59:07

Connecting the Dots Between Reconstruction and Jim Crow

4/26/2019
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Henry Louis Gates Jr. talks about “Stony the Road” and “Dark Sky Rising,” and David Wallace-Wells discusses “The Uninhabitable Earth.”

Duration:01:04:14

Robert Caro on How He Does It

4/19/2019
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The acclaimed biographer of Lyndon Johnson and Robert Moses talks about his new book, "Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing."

Duration:01:13:20

Ruth Reichl's Delicious New Memoir

4/12/2019
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Reichl discusses "Save Me the Plums," and Emily Bazelon talks about "Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration."

Duration:01:09:54

The Chernobyl Disaster in Full

4/5/2019
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Adam Higginbotham talks about his sweeping new history of the nuclear accident and its aftermath, and Nellie Bowles discusses Clive Thompson's "Coders."

Duration:00:54:56