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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.

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English

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WNYC Radio 160 Varick St. New York, NY 10013


Episodes

Silvana Estrada's Debut Solo Album, 'Marchita'

1/27/2022
Silvana Estrada is a rising singer-songwriter from Veracruz, Mexico, whom NPR's Alt.Latino has named one to watch for 2022. Her debut solo album, Marchita, whose title translates to "withered," explores heartbreak through minimalist, intimately recorded songs based in part in the folk tradition son jarocho. Estrada joins us for a Listening Party.

Duration:00:16:08

Kim’s Video & Music Series at The Metrograph

1/27/2022
A new film series at The Metrograph celebrates the former East Village staple Kim’s Video & Music, which influenced and inspired generations of creators with its eclectic and rare selections. The series was curated by former Kim’s Video employees and Mr. Kim himself. Metrograph’s programmer-at-large Nellie Killian joins us to discuss the new series.

Duration:00:11:17

New Series Grapples with Bill Cosby's Cultural Legacy

1/27/2022
In 2018, the famous comedian and television star Bill Cosby was convicted of sexual assault, and has been accused by up to sixty women. However, in 2021, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned the conviction on a legal technicality, and Cosby was released. But what should we take away from the cultural legacy of Bill Cosby? Comedian and activist W. Kamau Bell takes on this question in a new four-part series called, "We Need to Talk About Cosby," which will air on Showtime on January 30....

Duration:00:21:55

2022 Debuts: Daphne Palasi Andreades' 'Brown Girls'

1/27/2022
Brown Girls, the debut novel from author Daphne Palasi Andreades, tells the story of a friend-group of brown girls in Queens, and their experiences of growing up together through the various stages of their lives. As part of our '2022 Debut' series, Andreades, who was born and raised in Queens, is with us to discuss the novel which The New York Times calls a "daring debut."

Duration:00:14:19

Janis Ian on her Final Album

1/27/2022
Singer-songwriter Janis Ian released her self-titled debut album in 1967. Its single, "Society's Child," written by Ian when she was fourteen, would be one of her most lasting. In the next decade, she released the hit song, "At Seventeen." Now, she has said that her new album, The Light at the End of the Line, will be her last. Ian joins us for a Listening Party, and we open the lines up for listeners to share their experiences with her music.

Duration:00:36:08

Listening Party: 'Night Call' from Years & Years

1/26/2022
Years & Years began as a three-piece electropop outfit, turning out danceable hits like 2015's "King." But in 2021 they announced that the band would become the solo project of frontman Olly Alexander. Alexander, who also starred in the Channel 4/HBO series, "It's A Sin," joins us for a Listening Party for Years & Years' new album, Night Call.

Duration:00:20:48

Amy Schneider's 'Jeopardy!' Winning Streak

1/26/2022
Current "Jeopardy!" champ Amy Schneider has the second-longest winning streak in "Jeopardy!" history. Schneider is part of a recent trend, as the last few jeopardy winners have had longer and longer winning streaks. New York Times culture reporter Julia Jacobs has been following the trend and joins to discuss the theories behind it.

Duration:00:12:33

An Insider's Guide to 'Jeopardy!'

1/26/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM November 9, 2020] Claire McNear, author of the book, Answers in the Form of Questions: A Definitive History and Insider's Guide to Jeopardy!, joins us to discuss the show the iconic show, and its late host Alex Trebek.

Duration:00:16:14

'Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness'

1/26/2022
"Queer Eye" grooming expert Jonathan Van Ness explores everything from skyscrapers to bugs, or from gender identity to snacks in a new series based on his weekly podcast. "Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness" premieres January 28 on Netflix. Jonathan Van Ness joins us to talk about the show.

Duration:00:20:56

Mike Schur on his New Book

1/26/2022
Mike Schur, creator of "Parks and Rec" and "The Good Place," joins us to discuss his new book How to Be Perfect: The Correct Answer to Every Moral Question, a humorous but serious guide to ethics.

Duration:00:27:58

Todd Haynes' 'The Velvet Underground'

1/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM October 27, 2021] Despite receiving relatively little commercial success in their original 10-year run, The Velvet Underground have become one of the most influential and iconic bands in rock history, instantly recognizable from their Andy Warhol-produced banana album cover. A new documentary from director Todd Haynes takes a fresh look at the band and its legacy. Haynes joins to talk about "The Velvet Underground," in theaters now and available to stream on Apple TV+.

Duration:00:16:11

From Barbed-Wire Kisses to New Queer Cinema

1/25/2022
On January 25, thirty years ago, artists and journalists collaborated to host the Barbed-Wire Kisses panel at the 1992 Sundance Film Festival, which helped spur a new LGBTQ+ film movement, New Queer Cinema. Amongst the panel members were filmmakers like Derek Jarman and Todd Haynes, artists Sadie Benning and Isaac Julien, and critic B. Ruby Rich. Journalist Erik Piepenburg joins us to discuss the panel and its legacy, which he looks at in his new piece "The Day New Queer Cinema Said: Let’s...

Duration:00:14:45

A New Book Looks Inside the World of NYC's Ballroom Community

1/25/2022
Writer Ricky Tucker’s new book, And the Category Is...: Inside New York's Vogue, House, and Ballroom Community, takes readers behind the curtain into the ballroom community spotlighting its icons, values and history. Tucker joins us to talk the new book, which is out today, January 25.

Duration:00:18:49

Update with Kate — Jan. 25, 2022

1/25/2022
WNYC's news editor Kate Hinds joins to discuss the stories and top headlines the newsroom is following this week.

Duration:00:09:22

Listening Party: Immanuel Wilkins' 'The 7th Hand'

1/25/2022
Philly born and Brooklyn-based saxophonist and composer Immanuel Wilkins made some waves with his debut jazz album, Omega. Now, he's back with his sophomore release, called, The 7th Hand. Wilkins joins us for a Listening Party to discuss the record, which is out on January 28.

Duration:00:19:45

Wajahat Ali on his New Memoir

1/25/2022
New York Times and Daily Beast columnist Wajahat Ali mixes personal stories with national politics and cultural commentary in his new memoir, Go Back to Where You Came From: And Other Helpful Recommendations on How to Become American. Ali joins us to discuss his book and preview Wajahat Ali & Friends, an event of Asian-American storytelling, comedy and music at Symphony Space.

Duration:00:22:36

Sian Heder and Marlee Matlin on 'CODA'

1/24/2022
The film “CODA” tells the story of Ruby Rossi, the only hearing member of her Gloucester family. The rest of the Rossi family relies on Ruby as an interpreter and as a deckhand on her family's fishing boat, but all Ruby wants to do is sing. We speak with writer and director Sian Heder, and Academy Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin, who stars as Jackie Rossi in the film. “CODA” is available to stream now on Apple TV Plus, and has been nominated for two SAG Awards.

Duration:00:31:38

Celebrating Arturo Schomburg on his Birthday

1/24/2022
Today is the birthday of a man who gave our city one of its finest institutions: Arturo Alfonso Schomburg. His life's work led to the creation of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem. In order to learn more about the man behind the National Landmark, we are joined by Interim Dean at Macaulay Honors College Dr. Vanessa K. Valdés, author of Diasporic Blackness: the Life and Times of Arturo Alfonso Schomburg.

Duration:00:17:25

The Best and Most Anticipated Translated Literature

1/24/2022
Some of the best books from 2021 were works of translated literature, whether it was the memoir The Copenhagen Trilogy or Karl Ove Knausgaard's latest. And there are lots of exciting translated works coming up 2022. Corinne Segal, a senior editor at Literary Hub and a big fan of translated literature, joins us for a Review/Preview to recommend the best of 2021 and upcoming translated books. Corinne's Picks: Published in 2021 The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency, Tove...

Duration:00:14:58

The Art of Translation with Literary Translator Jennifer Croft

1/24/2022
One of the most anticipated books of the year is the English translation of Nobel winner Olga Tokarczuk’s magnum opus, The Books of Jacob. Jennifer Croft, her longtime translator, joins us to discuss the novel, her career, and the art of translation. Croft was awarded the 2018 Man Booker International Prize, alongside Tokarczuk, for her translation of Flights.

Duration:00:17:10