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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

Tamara Lanier's Attempt to Seek Justice for Her Family and Hold Harvard Accountable

9/30/2022
In 1850, a Harvard professor who held racist views commissioned a daguerreotype be made of a slave named Renty. The daguerreotype still remains in Harvard's collections today. Tamara Lanier is the great-great-great granddaughter of Renty, and for the past few years, she has tried to get Harvard to cede possession of the image of her relative, taking the university to court to seek justice. A new documentary, "Free Renty," has followed Lanier in her efforts, and Tamara Lanier joins alongside...

Duration:00:24:57

2022 Debuts: 'The Old Place' by Bobby Finger

9/30/2022
Fans might already know Bobby Finger as the co-host of the popular celebrity gossip podcast, Who? Weekly, but now they get to know Finger as a novelist as well. His debut, The Old Place, tells the story of a small-town Texas teacher whose life is disrupted by the return of her sister. Finger joins us to discuss as part of our series 2022 Debuts, which spotlights debut authors.

Duration:00:15:47

Things to do in NYC This Weekend

9/30/2022
Steve Smith, arts and culture editor for WNYC/Gothamist, joins to give us his list of things to do in New York City this weekend, from the best concerts, to Medieval festivals, to Bob Dylan tributes.

Duration:00:12:45

Exploring the Career of Sinéad O'Connor

9/30/2022
It's been thirty years since Irish musician Sinéad O'Connor tore up a photo of Pope John Paul II on "Saturday Night Live," leading to controversy that changed her life and career forever. A new documentary, "Nothing Compares," tells her story. Director Kathryn Ferguson joins us to discuss the film, which streams on Showtime today, and airs on October 2.

Duration:00:20:44

A Dramatization of the Debate Between James Baldwin and William F. Buckley, Jr.

9/30/2022
In 1965, novelist James Baldwin and conservative thinker William F. Buckley Jr. debated this topic at Cambridge University: "The American Dream is at the expense of the American Negro." The resulting discussion was an inflection point in the fight for racial justice in America. That debate has been dramatized for the stage in the new production, "Baldwin and Buckley at Cambridge," running at The Public Theater. We're joined by Greig Sargeant, who conceived of the show and stars as James...

Duration:00:25:38

Get Lit: Kay Hanley

9/29/2022
Singer/Songwriter Kay Hanley had hits with her band Letters to Cleo in the 1990's and went on to create music for TV and film as well as pen articles for Variety, Esquire and Billboard. She stops by to perform two songs and talk about her career and influences.

Duration:00:20:40

'The American Dream and Other Fairy Tales'

9/29/2022
“The American Dream and Other Fairy Tales” is a new documentary that lifts the curtain on “the happiest place on earth” to demonstrate how income inequality is playing out in. Directors Abigail Disney and Kathleen Hughes join us to discuss the film and talk about why they say corporate America has lost its way.

Duration:00:31:42

Final Season of 'The Good Fight'

9/29/2022
Creators of the hit shows "The Good Wife" and its spinoff "The Good Fight" Robert & Michelle King join to speak on the final season of "The Good Fight" and share their thoughts on the future of television.

Duration:00:18:01

Get Lit: October Book Preview with A.M. Homes!

9/29/2022
We continue our Get Lit radio celebration with a preview of our October selection! A.M. Homes joins us to discuss her first book in a decade, The Unfolding, which tells the story of a man, and his family, undone by the results of the 2008 election. Our Get Lit event with Homes will be in person, at the SNFL Rooftop Event Center, on October 27th at 6 pm. Tickets, are free, click here to get yours now! Homes will also be in conversation with Alison, and former Get Lit author Gary Shteyngart,...

Duration:00:10:48

Get Lit: Emma Straub's 'This Time Tomorrow'

9/29/2022
It's our Get Lit with All Of It radio celebration! We've spent the month reading the novel This Time Tomorrow from author Emma Straub. In light of the recent passing of her father, novelist Peter Straub, we've decided to celebrate on the radio this month, and to reair our original interview with Emma about the novel, which tells the story of a 40 year old woman who finds herself transported back to 1996, on her 16th birthday.

Duration:00:20:10

'American (tele)visions' Explores the American Dream in a Walmart Aisle

9/28/2022
A new play from Victor I. Cazares tackles the American Dream through the story of an undocumented Mexican family in the 1990s that takes place in a Walmart aisle. Cazares joins us to discuss their play, "American (tele)visions," alongside director Rubén Polendo. "American (tele)visions" is running at New York Theater Workshop through October 16.

Duration:00:17:08

Listening Party: Maya Hawke, 'Moss'

9/28/2022
In addition to being a breakout star of "Stranger Things" and the daughter of actors Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, Maya Hawke is also an active recording and touring musician. Her debut album, Blush, was described by NME as an "aching collection of folk-rock tales." Her follow-up, Moss, arrives just a week after the Netflix release of her new film, "Do Revenge." Hawke joins us for a Listening Party. *The live version of this interview incorrectly identified the song "Backup Plan" as...

Duration:00:28:49

Tyler Perry on 'A Jazzman's Blues'

9/28/2022
A new film, "A Jazzman's Blues," tells the story of Bayou, a sweet, creative teenager who falls in love with a girl, Leanne, who is visiting her grandfather in the south in the summer but her mother forces her to leave town. We air part of Alison Stewart's conversation with playwright, showrunner and filmmaker Tyler Perry about his latest film at the live 92nd Street Y event.

Duration:00:34:50

Post-Season Baseball in New York

9/28/2022
For the first time in a long time, both the Yankees and Mets are headed to the post-season, and many New Yorkers are excited about the prospect of a Subway Series. Plus, all eyes are on Yankee outfielder Aaron Judge as he attempts to break the American League single season home run record. We talk to Deesha Thosar, Mets and Yankees reporter for Fox Sports, and Max Goodman, who covers the Yankees for Sports Illustrated, about the Yankees and Mets postseason odds. Plus, we take your calls!

Duration:00:15:52

Why NASA Crashed A Probe Into An Asteroid, And More Space News

9/27/2022
From NASA rockets that couldn't safely launch, to a revived effort to look for not only life, but civilization on other planets, to an Armageddon-like mission to redirect a massive asteroid, there's a lot of space news to cover. Kate Howells, communications strategist and space policy adviser with The Planetary Society, joins to explain the latest.

Duration:00:17:41

A New Exhibition Explores NYC's Foodways

9/27/2022
The food eaten in New York City reflects culinary traditions and cultural practices from around the world. A new exhibition at The Museum of the City of New York examines the city's bustling restaurant scene, diverse street food and current activist efforts to source food locally. Museum of the City of New York associate curator Dr. Monxo Lopez and New York University food studies professor Dr. Fabio Parasecoli join us to talk about the show, Food in New York: Bigger Than the Plate, which is...

Duration:00:32:05

New Yorkers and Empathy

9/27/2022
A new study commissioned by Citizens revealed that overall, New Yorkers feel high levels of empathy and optimism. Chris Duffy, comedian, tv writer, and host of the TED podcast, How to Be a Better Human, joins to teach us about the importance of empathy and how to incorporate the emotion into our lives, and take your calls on how New York City makes you feel more empathetic.

Duration:00:14:57

Get Your Sweet On

9/27/2022
The author of Sheet Pan Suppers returns with a cookbook for those with a sweet tooth. Molly Gilbert joins to share recipes for treats in her latest, Sheet Pan Sweets from the Pumpkin Tiramisu Roll to Chocolate Chip Cake.

Duration:00:16:15

A New Poetry Collection from Sandra Cisneros

9/27/2022
Celebrated author Sandra Cisneros has published her first poetry collection in 28 years. Titled Woman Without Shame, the collection includes poetry both in English and in Spanish, and is a chronicle of her life as an artist. Cisneros joins us to discuss.

Duration:00:19:33

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