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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

'& Juliet' Imagines a New Future for Shakespeare's Tragic Heroine

11/30/2022
A new pop jukebox musical imagines what might have happened if Juliet survived her love affair with Romeo... and if Anne Hathaway had more say in Shakespeare's plays. David West Read, the Emmy Award winning writer behind "Schitt's Creek," wrote the book and joins us to discuss, alongside Betsy Wolf, who stars as Anne Hathaway. "& Juliet" is on Broadway now.

Duration:00:22:39

A Donkey's Journey in 'EO'

11/30/2022
Director Jerzy Skolimowski's latest film follows a donkey named EO on a journey across European borders, through various owners and caretakers, encountering kindness and violence along the way. Skolimowski joins us with co-writer Ewa Piaskowska to discuss their Cannes Jury Prize-winner, "EO."

Duration:00:16:24

Harry Connick Jr.'s New Holiday Album

11/30/2022
Harry Connick Jr. has a new holiday album out. The Grammy and Emmy award winner joins us to talk about Make It Merry and more. He also takes your calls!

Duration:00:29:00

Gingerbread NYC: The Great Borough Bake-Off

11/30/2022
From now through January 8, The Museum of the City of New York will feature the winners of the holiday-themed exhibit, Gingerbread NYC: The Great Borough Bake-Off, featuring handmade gingerbread displays representing each New York City borough. We speak to the museum's director, Whitney Donhauser, as well as one of the judges of the contest.

Duration:00:11:38

'She Said' Dramatizes the New York Times Investigation into Harvey Weinstein

11/30/2022
The new film, "She Said," presents a dramatized version of the journalistic investigation by Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey into Harvey Weinstein. The film stars Zoe Kazan as Kantor and Carey Mulligan as Twohey. Director Maria Schrader joins us to discuss the movie, which is in theaters now.

Duration:00:23:20

How Some People and Groups Are Welcoming Migrants

11/29/2022
There are thousands of new migrants in our area, and many of them lack access to basics such as food and clothing. WNYC reporter Gwynne Hogan will talk about the teachers in Queens who opened a store for free items. Alana Cantillo, VP of Advocacy for the New York Immigration Coalition joins to discuss their food and coat drive tomorrow. Here's what listeners had to share about where they give: Mark from Middlesex, NJ: The Hikers Ball. Doughtee from Inwood: Good Shepherd Church's food...

Duration:00:20:35

A Book of Conversations with the Late Stephen Sondheim

11/29/2022
This past Saturday was the one-year anniversary of the death of the late great Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim. Before he passed away, D.T. Max, staff writer for The New Yorker, had been speaking with Sondheim on and off for years, working on a magazine profile to be timed with the premiere of a new musical the composer was writing. Those conversations have now been compiled into a book, Finale: Late Conversations with Stephen Sondheim, and author D.T. Max joins us to talk about his...

Duration:00:26:12

After Your First Novel Draft, What Do You Do With It?

11/29/2022
November is National Novel Writing Month, and as the end of the month looms, writers might be wondering what to do with their completed first draft. Author Matt Bell's book about writing is called, Refuse to Be Done: How to Write and Rewrite a Novel in Three Drafts. He talks to us about revisions for style, tone, clarity and continuity, and the task of getting your novel published.

Duration:00:13:11

Jeopardy's Amy Schneider On Trans Healthcare, And The Tournament Of Champions

11/29/2022
With states around the country passing regulations around gender affirming healthcare for trans people, Jeopardy's Amy Schneider, the most recent Tournament of Champions winner, discusses her advocacy, her record-breaking streak.

Duration:00:15:51

Sharing the Stories of Caregivers

11/29/2022
We're spotlighting the role that caregivers fulfill in others' lives as we approach the holidays. After providing care for her father, longtime NPR journalist Kitty Eisele shared her story while examining the complexities of caregiving in the United States as the host of Twenty-Four Seven, a podcast about caregiving. She joins us to discuss some of the stories of caregivers she's interviewed this season and what caregiving for a loved one feels like during a time of family gathering.

Duration:00:24:35

Get Lit with All Of It: Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

11/28/2022
We air highlights from our November Get Lit with All Of It book club event! Our author this month was Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, who joined us to discuss her novel, On the Rooftop. The story follows a mother in 1950s San Francisco who is determined to have her three daughters achieve fame and success as a singing trio... even if that's not what they want. Hear Alison's interview with Sexton, as well as some of the audience Q&A portion of the evening.

Duration:00:29:44

Get Lit with All Of It: Roxy Coss Performs

11/28/2022
Jazz musician and composer Roxy Coss joined as the musical guest at our November Get Lit, and discussed her work as founder and president of the Women In Jazz Organization. She performed original songs with guitarist Alex Wintz, including one from her most recent album, Disparate Parts.

Duration:00:21:03

'The Inspection' Showcases the Struggles of a Gay Marine

11/28/2022
Inspired by the real life story of writer and director Elegance Bratton, "The Inspection" tells the story of a young gay man (Jeremy Pope) who struggles to find acceptance for his identity both at home, and as a part of the U.S. Marine Corps. Bratton and Pope join us to discuss the film, which is in theaters now.

Duration:00:29:09

New Fantasy from Rebecca Roanhorse

11/28/2022
Celebrated fantasy novelist Rebecca Roanhorse has two new books out this year. The first, Fevered Star, is the second in her Between Earth and Sky series, fantasy novels inspired by pre-Columbian American civilizations. The second is Tread of Angels, a novel set in a version of the Wild West where society is divided between the Elect and the Fallen. Roanhorse joins us to discuss her writing.

Duration:00:16:24

The Resilience Of The Lower East Side's Little Ukraine

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM APRIL 26, 2022] Little Ukraine has been a staple of the Lower East Side of Manhattan for over 100 years. While the neighborhood has far less residents with Ukrainian heritage than in the past, classic New York establishments like Veselka on 2nd Avenue and 9th Street serve as a reminder of the rich Ukrainian history in the community. Recently Christopher Bonanos, city editor for New York Magazine, wrote a cover story about the history of Little Ukraine, how much it's changed...

Duration:00:19:41

NYC's Punk Music Scene In The '70s

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM AUGUST 10, 2022] In the late 1970s, punk music was particularly popular amongst teenagers. In New York City, they filled clubs like CBGB, Max's Kansas City, Hurrah, and TR3. They also formed bands. Tim Sommer, journalist and former record executive, recently wrote about this era of New York City music history for the New York Times in the article "In the Late ’70s, Teen Punks Ruled New York. These Are Their Stories." He joins us to discuss the piece alongside Kate...

Duration:00:13:56

The History And Recipes Of Zabars

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM MAY 13, 2022] Zabar's has been a New York staple since it opened on 80th and Broadway in 1934. A new book, written by the late Lori Zabar, tells the history of how this family business was opened by Jewish immigrants fleeing Russian pogroms, and has been able to maintain its quality and relevancy over nearly a century. Zabar's family members Marguerite Mariscal, daughter of Lori Zabar, and Dr. Sandy Zabar, daughter of Stanley Zabar, join us to discuss the book, Zabar's: A...

Duration:00:19:46

The Fight To Protect Manhattan's Former 'Colored School No. 4' As A Landmark

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM JUNE 20, 2022] In honor of Juneteenth, we are spotlighting underreported Black history and culture. Author Eric K. Washington will join to talk about his quest to get official landmark status for a building in Chelsea in which Black children were educated in the years following the Civil War, known as "Former Colored School Number 4."

Duration:00:18:00

How The Lives Of 31 New Yorkers Explain NYC's History

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM OCTOBER 24, 2022] Long time New York Times journalist and NY1 host Sam Roberts joins to talk about his latest book, The New Yorkers: 31 Remarkable People, 400 Years, and the Untold Biography of the World’s Greatest City, which tells the story of thirty one incredible New Yorkers that have been forgotten by history.

Duration:00:15:55

Sketches Of Storefronts That Celebrate Local Business

11/25/2022
[REBROADCAST FROM OCTOBER 20, 2022] When New York City effectively shut down in March 2020, artist Joel Holland began sketching the storefronts in his neighborhood as a homage to beloved small businesses. As the lockdown continued, he moved beyond his neighborhood and began posting on Instagram. His new book, NYC Storefronts: Illustrations of the Big Apple's Best-Loved Spots, contains 225 sketches of storefronts, from bodegas to bars. He joins along with David Dodge, the book's writer, and...

Duration:00:18:12