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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

'Keep the Meter Running' Highlights the Fascinating Lives of NYC Cab Drivers

12/8/2022
A new series hosted by comedian Kareem Rahma explores the lives and stories of NYC cab drivers. "Keep the Meter Running" is a TikTok show that follows cab drivers as they take Rahma on adventures around the city, whether that be to a driver's favorite Moroccan restaurant or to Pier 40 to kick around a soccer ball with a preprofessional player turned cab driver. Along the way the cab drivers share life lessons and tidbits of wisdom, and at the end Rahma covers the fare, costs of meals, and a...

Duration:00:22:57

Mike Birbiglia Faces Health Crisis in New Show 'The Old Man & the Pool'

12/8/2022
Comedian Mike Birbiglia was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes a few years ago. He chronicles his attempts to reverse that diagnosis by taking up swimming in his hilarious new one-man show, "The Old Man & the Pool." Birbiglia joins us to discuss the show, which is running now at the Vivian Beaumont Theater through January 15th.

Duration:00:23:42

Hold On

12/8/2022
Artist, author, and designer Maira Kalman's latest book, Women Holding Things, is, in her words, "a love song to women and at times everyone (as exhausted as we all are from holding everything)." Like much of her work, it combines her observations with her paintings and becomes something whimsical, philosophical and deeply moving. She joins us to discuss.

Duration:00:27:11

Lee Daniels and Jordan E. Cooper on Their New Satire 'Ain't No Mo'

12/8/2022
Producer Lee Daniels and playwright and star Jordan E. Cooper join us to discuss their new Broadway satire "Ain't No Mo,'" about a world in which Black Americans are offered a free one-way ticket to Africa by the U.S. government. "Ain't No Mo'" is running at the Belasco Theater through February 26th.

Duration:00:28:43

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at City Center

12/7/2022
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is back for its first full holiday season in a few years. After a truncated run due to last year’s Omicron surge, Ailey kicked off November 30 and runs through December 24. Director Robert Battle and guest choreographer Kyle Abraham join us to discuss this season of the company's performances.

Duration:00:13:50

Why You Should Consider Gifting A Pen for the Holidays

12/7/2022
Everyone appreciates a good pen. For this holiday season, why not gift some pens? To learn more about the best pens to gift for the holidays, from fountain to ballpoint, we speak with Brad Dowdy, blogger and host of The Pen Addict podcast, and we take your calls.

Duration:00:24:09

Re-Gifts to the City

12/7/2022
Under New York City rules, public servants cannot accept gifts from people or entities doing business with the city. But when you hold an office like Mayor, people tend to want to give you things. What happens to those items? Now, the Department of Citywide Administrative Services is auctioning them off. We learn about what is up for grabs -- and who benefits -- with Nick Benson, a DCAS official.

Duration:00:11:43

Noah Kahan Performs Songs from 'Stick Season' Live

12/7/2022
The singer songwriter and proud Vermonter Noah Kahan's latest album, Stick Season, is a tribute to the time of the year between fall and winter, what locals in his hometown call stick season. Coming off his nationwide tour of the album, Kahan joins us in studio for a Listening Party, and also performs some special acoustic versions of songs from the album.

Duration:00:24:19

Bill Nighy and Kazuo Ishiguro on 'Living'

12/7/2022
A new film from an adapted screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro, titled "Living," finds Bill Nighy as a 1950s civil servant who, after a fatal cancer diagnosis, endeavors to give his tedious life meaning. Nighy and Ishiguro join us to discuss the movie, which opens in theaters on December 23.

Duration:00:27:26

Happy Pawlidays!

12/6/2022
The holidays can be a wonderful time for your pets (maybe you're taking time off and will be home more); they can also be fraught (maybe you're traveling with your dog/cat to see family). An animal expert join us today to field your questions: Sarah Fraser is co-CEO of Instinct Dog Training, Inc. and co-founder of Instinct Dog Behavior & Training, where she's worked with hundreds of NYC owners and dogs with severe aggression, fear, and anxiety issues.

Duration:00:28:59

Loudmouth: A New Documentary Looks at the Life of Activist Al Sharpton

12/6/2022
Rev. Al Sharpton has spent his life saying things people did not want to hear. The new documentary "Loudmouth" chronicles his path from a teenage preacher to a racial justice firebrand on the streets of 1980s New York to becoming a presidential adviser and media elder statesman. Sharpton and director Josh Alexander joins us to discuss. "Loudmouth" closed out this year's Tribeca Film Festival, and it opens in theaters on December 9th and streams on Amazon and Apple TV in January.

Duration:00:26:18

Samora Pinderhughes' Solo Exhibition, GRIEF, at The Kitchen

12/6/2022
Named after his most recent album, Samora Pinderhughes' Grief is an expansive, three-month solo exhibition showing in Manhattan. The show includes monthly performances and collaborative films which focus on creating communal space for grieving and healing, particularly for people of color. Pinderhughes joins us to talk about the exhibition on view until January 24 at The Kitchen.

Duration:00:19:51

Tips for Caring for the Caregiver

12/6/2022
As we continue our weekly caregiving series, we discuss how caring for others that are ill can cause strain and hardship for caregivers. Clinical psychologist Allison J. Applebaum directs the Caregivers Clinic at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She joins us to offer tips about self-care for caretakers and to take your calls.

Duration:00:25:17

Playwrights Horizons' "Downstate" Dives into Difficult Conversations

12/5/2022
Playwrights Horizons "Downstate," written by Bruce Norris, follows four men convicted of sex crimes sharing a group home in downstate Illinois after a man shows up to confront his childhood abuser. Norris joins us alongside director Pam MacKinnon and actor K. Todd Freeman who plays Dee, a sex offender, to talk about the play. "Downstate" has been extended and is currently showing through December 22.

Duration:00:34:12

Sundance Opener 'Tantura': An Israeli Look At Violence Against Palestinians

12/5/2022
In the 1990s, an Israeli graduate student conducted research into a massacre of Palestinian civilians in 1948, the year of Israel's establishment as a nation. That research led the student to be discredited, and labeled a traitor. A new documentary from Israeli producer Alon Schwartz, "Tantura," revisits that research, the violence it documented, and the efforts to gloss over some of the darker parts of Israel's fight for independence.

Duration:00:17:41

Historic Survey of Puerto Rican Art at the Whitney

12/5/2022
This year is the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Maria. In the first major U.S. museum survey of Puerto Rican art in nearly 50 years, the Whitney is bringing together dozens of pieces by artists whose work responds to the aftermath of the disaster, and provides cultural context for what life was like before the storm hit in 2017. "no existe un mundo poshuracán: Puerto Rican Art in the Wake of Hurricane Maria," is on view until April 23, and the show's curator Marcela Guerrero, alongside...

Duration:00:22:57

Ron Howard and José Andrés on 'World Central Kitchen' Documentary

12/5/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM May 18, 2022] Director Ron Howard's documentary, "We Feed People," follows the career and humanitarian efforts of chef José Andrés and his non-profit, World Central Kitchen. Howard and Andrés discuss the film and the organization that has brought meals to Haiti, Lebanon, the United States, Ukraine and many other countries amid crises.

Duration:00:26:29

Directing the Downeys in 'Sr'

12/2/2022
The new documentary "Sr." is a tribute to countercultural underground director Robert Downey Sr, produced by and featuring his movie star son. It is available to stream on Netflix today. Director Chris Smith joins us. The intro was updated to correct an error. Chris Smith's co-producer Kevin Ford, not Smith, set up an editing suite and worked with Robert Downey Sr. in his bedroom.

Duration:00:23:03

All Of It Wrapped

12/2/2022
This week Spotify released it's popular "wrapped" feature, which shows users what artists and songs they spent the most time listening to this year. Joining us to talk about his personal top artists and tracks from 2022 is Charlie Harding, co-host and executive producer of the podcast Switched on Pop. Plus, we take calls from listeners who want to share their Spotify Wrapped results.

Duration:00:23:35

Kelli O'Hara and Composer Kevin Puts on 'The Hours'

12/2/2022
The modern classic novel, The Hours, has been adapted for the big screen, and now it has been adapted into an opera. Kevin Puts, the composer, and Kelli O'Hara, who stars as troubled 1950s housewife Laura Brown, join us to discuss the adaptation, showing now at the Metropolitan Opera.

Duration:00:27:01