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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.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

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

What to Screen at New York Film Festival

9/26/2022
New York Film Festival program directors Eugene Hernandez and Dennis Lim return to the show to discuss this year's lineup and special anniversary events.

Duration:00:15:57

Previewing Brooklyn Book Festival

9/26/2022
Brooklyn Book Festival kicked off yesterday and runs until October 3. Co-founders Carolyn Greer and Liz Koch join to discuss this year's offerings.

Duration:00:12:32

Listening Party: Lang Lang Does Disney

9/26/2022
International superstar pianist Lang Lang has tackled Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Chopin, Bach, and Beethoven, but his latest released takes on a true behemoth: the Disney songbook. Lang Lang joins us to talk about The Disney Book and his career, including his recently announced star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Duration:00:24:31

Fall Music Review/Preview

9/26/2022
With new albums from heavy hitters like Taylor Swift, Kid Cudi, The 1975, The Arctic Monkeys, and more expected this fall, it's sure to be a great season for music. So, we round up some of the best and most anticipated new music with Charlie Harding, co-host and executive producer of the podcast Switched On Pop, and Alana Yzola, anchor and producer at Complex.

Duration:00:25:43

Hua Hsu's 'Stay True: A Memoir'

9/26/2022
When Hua Hsu was an undergrad at Berkeley, to his surprise and amusement, he developed a friendship with a classmate named Ken, who in some ways was Hsu's opposite. But when tragedy strikes, Hsu has to grapple with loss, grief and coming of age all at the same time. Hsu joins to discuss his memoir, Stay True, which Kirkus calls "masterfully structured and exquisitely written."

Duration:00:21:40

The Art of Set Design

9/23/2022
If you love theater, you've likely seen a set designed by Tony Award-winner Beowulf Boritt, from "Come From Away" to "Flying Over Sunset" to "Merry Wives" to "POTUS." Now he's drawn back the curtain on his process, and the importance of set design, in his new book, Transforming Space Over Time: Set Design and Visual Storytelling with Broadway's Legendary Directors. Boritt joins to reflect on his career, and his collaboration with directors like James Lapine, Kenny Leon, Hal Prince, Susan...

Duration:00:24:43

Things to do in NYC This Weekend Call-In

9/23/2022
The Fall is here, and arts and culture events to do in NYC this season is off the charts. Steve Smith, culture and arts editor for WNYC/Gothamist, joins to give us his list of things to do in New York City this weekend.

Duration:00:12:14

A Refugee's Welcome

9/23/2022
Little Amal is a giant puppet of a 10 year old Syrian refugee girl, and she's recently arrived in New York. Reporter Alexandra Starr followed her around.

Duration:00:18:20

Modern Jewish Comfort Food for the Jewish Holidays

9/23/2022
Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins at sundown on September 25. Author Shannon Sarna, who's latest cookbook is called, Modern Jewish Comfort Food: 100 Fresh Recipes for Classic Dishes from Kugel to Kreplach, joins to discuss the variations of Jewish cooking around the world, traditional holiday recipes, and take your calls.

Duration:00:21:01

Two New Artistic Directors on Their Vision for the Future of Theater

9/23/2022
This year, Jill Rafson will replace John Doyle as the artistic director of Classic Stage Company, and Patricia McGregor takes over the role of artistic director at the New York Theater Workshop, previously held by James C. Nicola since 1988. Rafson and McGregor join us together to discuss their future programming, and their visions for the future of theater in New York.

Duration:00:27:31

"MUD/DROWNING" Returns To Mabou Mines

9/22/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM MARCH 2, 2020] JoAnne Akalaitis and Philip Glass join us to discuss Akalaitis's double bill, "MUD/DROWNING." The production features the work of María Irene Fornés, including Philip Glass’ transformation of her five-page play, "Drowning," into an opera, and a version of Fornés’s, "Mud." Both are directed by Akalaitis with new music composed by Glass. "MUD/DROWNING" is returning to Mabou Mines for a limited run from September 24 to October 9.

Duration:00:20:52

Talking Banned Books With The American Library Association's Next President

9/22/2022
Headlines about "book bans" have become more and more commonplace over the past months and years, targeting mainly works by Black and Queer authors, which they consider not to be "age appropriate" reading material for youths. Emily Drabinski, president-elect of the American Library Association for 2023-24, joins to discuss.

Duration:00:29:15

"God's Creatures" Explores the Limits of a Mother's Love

9/22/2022
A new film explores the lengths a mother will go to in order to protect her son, even in the wake of disturbing allegations. Emily Watson stars as Aileen, a woman from a small Irish fishing village thrilled when her son (Paul Mescal) returns. But when a woman in town accuses her son of sexual assault, Aileen is faced with some difficult choices. "God's Creatures" was directed by Saela Davis and Anna Rose Holmer, who join us to discuss, alongside Emily Watson. The film premieres in select...

Duration:00:27:04

It's Fall, Y'all

9/22/2022
It's fall, and what better time to escape the city and check out the corn mazes, apple farms and pumpkin patches, just a quick drive or train ride away. We'll get the low down from the editor of Westchester Family magazine and the founder of MontclairGirl.com.

Duration:00:24:18

Nigella Lawson Takes Your Calls

9/21/2022
Nigella Lawson will be in conversation with Ina Garten at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn on November 9. In advance, she's checking in with All Of It listeners to talk about food, her latest projects, and take your calls.

Duration:00:24:09

Radiolab for Kids Presents: 'Terrestrials'

9/21/2022
Host Lulu Miller and producer and "songbud" Alan Goffinski, join to talk about Terrestrials, a new podcast from Radiolab for Kids. The podcast is for people of all ages and explores the strangeness that exists right here on Earth. Each episode examines a creature or phenomenon.

Duration:00:17:58

YouTube's Rise to the Top

9/21/2022
YouTube is a vital online platform and a huge player in the attention economy. But it wasn't always a billion-dollar platform for daily vloggers, podcasters, gamers, and more. It used to be a place where you could watch fun viral videos, like "Double Rainbow," "Annoying Orange," or "Gangnam Style." Now, everything on YouTube seems to have gotten out of control. Mark Bergen, technology reporter at Bloomberg, recently wrote a book called, Like, Comment, Subscribe: Inside YouTube's Chaotic Rise...

Duration:00:21:49

Reviewing 2022 Latin Grammy Nominations

9/21/2022
The nominations for the 23rd annual Latin Grammy Awards are in and Puerto Rican reggaetonero Bad Bunny is in the lead with ten nods. Reggaetón historian Katelina Eccleston joins us to discuss the 2022 Latin Grammy nods.

Duration:00:09:32

A Summer News Roundup

9/21/2022
Today is the last full day of summer. It was a summer of consequential news around the world, from the overturning of Roe v. Wade, to Elon Musk's attempted Twitter takeover, to notable pop culture moments, like Beyoncé's Renaissance album. Alongside All Of It senior producer Kate Hinds, we will reflect on the stories of the summer and what it could all mean for the future, and take your calls.

Duration:00:27:43

Fall Movie Preview

9/20/2022
Many of the year's most hotly anticipated movies have premiered in Venice and Toronto, setting the stage for an interesting awards season packed with star performances and fascinating new films. New York Times awards season columnist and friend of the show Kyle Buchanan joins us to give his opinions on the movies you should be looking forward to this fall. Plus, we take calls from listeners.

Duration:00:20:32