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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. --- Join us for ALL OF IT with Alison Stewart, weekdays from 12:00 - 2:00PM on WNYC.

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. --- Join us for ALL OF IT with Alison Stewart, weekdays from 12:00 - 2:00PM on WNYC.

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New York, NY

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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. --- Join us for ALL OF IT with Alison Stewart, weekdays from 12:00 - 2:00PM on WNYC.

Language:

English

Contact:

WNYC Radio 160 Varick St. New York, NY 10013


Episodes

Shea Serrano Talks Jay Z, Missy Elliot, and More in 'Hip-Hop (and Other Things)'

10/26/2021
Shea Serrano, author, podcast host, and senior staff-writer for The Ringer, talks with us about all things hip-hop and his new book, Hip-Hop (and Other Things), the third installment in his best-selling series.

Duration:00:20:50

Celebrating the Black Women who Revolutionized Hollywood

10/26/2021
Marcellas Reynolds, author, producer, and entertainment reporter, joins us to discuss his new book, Supreme Actresses: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Hollywood, which features photographs, biographies, and interviews of black actresses, from past stars like Dorothy Dandridge, who was the first actress of color to be nominated for an Oscar for Best Actress in 1954, to current stars like Viola Davis and Regina King.

Duration:00:19:26

The Best Fall Book Releases

10/26/2021
Former Buzzfeed book editor turned publisher of her own book newsletter, “Reading Habits,” Arianna Rebolini, returns to the show to share some of the fall book releases she’s looking forward to and we’ll take calls from listeners on what books they’re reading now.

Duration:00:26:28

Alan Cumming on his Memoir, 'Baggage: Tales from a Fully Packed Life'

10/26/2021
Actor and Club Cumming owner Alan Cumming joins us to discuss his new memoir, Baggage: Tales from a Fully Packed Life, which touches on Cumming’s divorce from his ex-wife, childhood abuse at the hands of his father, his career, and his current marriage to his husband. EVENT: Tonight, Cumming will be speaking with Ari Shapiro from NPR’s All Things Considered at Powerhouse Arena at the Archway at 7 pm. The event is ticketed, and the ticket includes a signed book. Tickets can be found here.

Duration:00:28:21

Congress Considers Paid Family Leave

10/25/2021
In wake of Meghan Markle’s letter to Congress and homophobic remarks about Pete Buttigieg's paternity leave, we speak with New York Times correspondent Claire Cain Miller about the benefits of paid parental leave, which is currently being debated as part of Biden’s budget, as well as taking listener calls. This episode is guest-hosted by Kerry Nolan.

Duration:00:22:01

New Food Memoir 'Plenty'

10/25/2021
A new memoir from Brooklyn-based food writer Hannah Howard follows her search for fellow women working in the male-dominated food industry at a pivotal moment in her life as a foodie, and as a mother. On today's show, she discusses the book, titled Plenty: A Memoir of Food and Family. This episode is guest-hosted by Kerry Nolan.

Duration:00:18:42

Stevie Van Zandt's Memoir

10/25/2021
In Unrequited Infatuations, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and E Street Band guitarist Stevie Van Zandt recounts meeting Bruce Springsteen, becoming an activist, being cast on "The Sopranos," and more moments from his impressive life story. Van Zandt joins us to discuss the memoir. This episode is guest-hosted by Kerry Nolan.

Duration:00:29:33

Montclair Film Festival 2021

10/25/2021
Tom Hall, director of programming for the Montclair Film Festival, talks to us about this year’s slate of films, which began screening on October 21, and runs through October 30. This episode is guest-hosted by Kerry Nolan.

Duration:00:19:40

A New Live Recording of John Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'

10/22/2021
John Coltrane's album, A Love Supreme, is celebrated as one of the most important jazz albums in history. There had only ever been one known live recording of the album in full, that is...until now. Tapes were recently discovered of a performance on October 2, 1965, when Coltrane was recorded at The Penthouse in Seattle. The album, A Love Supreme: Live in Seattle, has been re-mastered for release on October 22. Ashley Kahn, professor of music history at NYU, and Lewis Porter, professor of...

Duration:00:13:13

Tin Pan Alley Concert

10/22/2021
On October 23, a group of performers will celebrate the history and landmark designation of New York’s Tin Pan Alley with a free concert at the Flatiron North Plaza. American Songbook interpreter and Nighthawks bandleader Vince Giordano joins us along with George Calderaro, director of the Tin Pan Alley American Popular Music Project, to preview the concert and discuss the importance of the site.

Duration:00:14:00

Listening Party: Helado Negro, 'Far In'

10/22/2021
Helado Negro, aka singer/songwriter Roberto Carlos Lange, follows up 2019’s acclaimed This Is How You Smile with the album Far In, which he calls "the album I've wanted to make for most of my life." He joins us for a release day Listening Party.

Duration:00:19:48

Fall Book Friday: Miriam Toews's 'Fight Night'

10/22/2021
Acclaimed novelist Miriam Toews follows up her celebrated book Women Talking with her latest, Fight Night, which tells the story of three generations of Canadian women, alternating between the voice of the grandmother, and the nine year old granddaughter. We speak to Toews as part of our series highlighting exciting fall books each Friday of October.

Duration:00:19:05

Liz Garbus's New Documentary on Jacques Cousteau

10/22/2021
In 2019, the Cousteau Society granted Liz Garbus exclusive access to never-before-seen archival video and audio footage of the famed ocean explorer and conservationist, Jacques Cousteau. The result is the new documentary “Becoming Cousteau.” Director and producer Garbus joins us to talk about the making of the film. "Becoming Cousteau" is in theaters now.

Duration:00:25:54

'Freestyle Love Supreme' Returns to Broadway

10/21/2021
"Freestyle Love Supreme" returned to Broadway with a star-studded premiere October 19. We speak to Anthony Veneziale, who co-created the group with Lin Manuel Miranda, along with cast members Andrew Bancroft, Kaila Mullady and Aneesa Folds, about their return to Broadway and the FLS Academy. "Freestyle Love Supreme" is on Broadway at the Booth Theatre through January 2022.

Duration:00:22:55

An Epic Journey Through 60 Years of Marvel Comics

10/21/2021
Following our conversation about LGBTQ+ and other representation in comic books, we'll look at the Marvel universe, and the interconnected world that's built between the speech bubbles of dozens of beloved superhero franchises. Douglas Wolk joins us to discuss his new book, All of the Marvels: A Journey to the Ends of the Biggest Story Ever Told, for which he read all of the Marvel comics, or at least around 27,000, give or take.

Duration:00:14:54

New LGBTQ+ Storylines in Classic Superhero Franchises

10/21/2021
With the announcement that Superman's son will be bisexual in an upcoming comic, Glen Weldon, host of NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour, joins to talk about comic culture, and the recent trend of writing LGBTQ+ storylines into classic superhero franchises.

Duration:00:13:15

'Six' The Musical

10/21/2021
The British musical “Six” was set to open in March 2020… and then Broadway was shut down. Now the pop musical, which tells the story of the six wives of King Henry VIII, has finally opened. Stars Brittney Mack, Samantha Pauly, and Anna Uzele join us to discuss the show, on now at the Brooks Atkinson Theater.

Duration:00:22:56

Carla Lalli Music's New Cookbook 'That Sounds So Good'

10/20/2021
James Beard Award-winning cookbook author Carla Lalli Music joins us to discuss her new book, That Sounds So Good: 100 Real-Life Recipes for Every Day of the Week. In the new cookbook, Lalli Music splits the recipes between weekday and weekend cooking so that you can make great food no matter how much time you have. Fat Noodles with Pan-Roasted Mushrooms and Crushed Herb Sauce 4 to 6 servings This method of cooking mushrooms—by pan-roasting them, then finishing with browned butter—is...

Duration:00:15:00

The Impact of 'Squid Game'

10/20/2021
Morgan Ome, assistant editor at The Atlantic, joins us to talk about the new Netflix smash hit, "Squid Game." The Korean series has captured viewers worldwide as it follows hundreds of cash-strapped contestants who have accepted an invitation to compete in children's games for a tempting prize, but of course, the stakes are deadly. Ome discusses the show and its impact in her recent article, "In Netflix’s Squid Game, Debt Is a Double-Edged Sword."

Duration:00:15:44

What Linda Evangelista's Lawsuit Reveals About Toxic Beauty Standards

10/20/2021
This month, supermodel Linda Evangelista announced she was suing the company behind the cosmetic procedure CoolSculpting, alleging that she had been “brutally disfigured.” Rhonda Garelick, dean of the School of Art and Design History and Theory at Parsons, joins us to discuss the case, and cosmetic procedures more broadly. She wrote about Evangelista’s lawsuit in a piece for The New York Times titled “The Cruel Paradox of Linda Evangelista’s Fate.”

Duration:00:22:01