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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


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Episodes

Kurt Streeter on Rodney King

3/3/2021
30 years ago, a police beating of a Black motorist named Rodney King, was caught on videotape causing global outrage. The world—and the Los Angeles community—was further outraged when all four policemen were acquitted of all charges. The riots that followed the verdict remain the most destructive in history. But what progress have we made since? And how did Rodney King himself deal with the trauma of police brutality and an inequitable justice system? New York Times columnist and West Coast...

Duration:00:13:11

MoMA's 'Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America'

3/3/2021
Mabel O. Wilson, the Nancy and George E. Rupp professor of architecture, planning and preservation at Columbia University, and associate curator in the Department of Architecture and Design at MoMA, Sean Anderson, join us to discuss organizing a new show at MoMA titled, Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America, which runs through May 31, 2021.

Duration:00:17:59

Amanda Seyfried on 'Mank'

3/3/2021
Actor Amanda Seyfried was nominated for a Golden Globe for her role as Marion Davies in "Mank", David Fincher’s Netflix film about the making of "Citizen Kane." She joins to talk about the film, her role, and what’s next in her career.

Duration:00:21:45

R+R=NOW

3/3/2021
Pianist Robert Glasper and trumpet player Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah join us to talk about the new live album from their supergroup R+R=NOW. We also continue our conversation with Adjuah about his solo album Axiom, nominated for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, and we speak to Glasper about his own Grammy-nominated album, F*** Yo Feelings, which is up for Best Progressive R&B Album. Both musicians have additional nominations this year.

Duration:00:26:44

Changes in Media

3/3/2021
Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, some news outlets like the Boston Globe are taking a new look at previously published stories like minor arrests, that can alter someone’s abilities to get a loan, or an apartment, or a job long term. Joining us to discuss this new initiative is NPR media reporter David Folkenflik.

Duration:00:13:18

A Bioethicist on the Vaccine Rollout

3/2/2021
As the Covid-19 vaccine rolls out, and eligibility changes, there has been more discussion about the ethics of getting the vaccine. From the new BMI requirement, to the lists of underlying conditions, how are people feeling about being relatively healthy or privileged and being able to get the vaccine? We talk to bioethicist Barron Lerner about some of these ethical conundrums and how it can lead to a sense of guilt and confusion.

Duration:00:15:40

'Get Lit with All Of It' with Pharoahe Monch

3/2/2021
We’ll also air an interview from the most recent installment of our virtual book club series, “Get Lit with All Of It” with rapper Pharoahe Monch and performances from his new project, th1rt3en. The group features Monch, guitarist Marcus Machado, and drummer Daru Jones. Missed the event? Watch it in full here. To find out more about our Get Lit with All Of It book club, and our partnership with the New York Public Library, click here, and follow us on Instagram at @allofitwnyc.

Duration:00:17:54

'Get Lit with All Of It': Mateo Askaripour's 'Black Buck'

3/2/2021
We’ll air the latest installment of our virtual book club series, “Get Lit with All Of It,” with author Mateo Askaripour. His debut novel, Black Buck, tells the story of a man who becomes the first Black employee at a New York start-up and develops a plan to help young people of color infiltrate America’s sales force. Missed the event? Watch it in full here. To find out more about our Get Lit with All Of It book club, and our partnership with the New York Public Library, click here, and...

Duration:00:22:14

'Get Lit with All Of It' with Investor Thomas McLeod

3/2/2021
We’ll air an interview from the most recent installment of our virtual book club series, “Get Lit with All Of It,” with Thomas McLeod, an investor with Saltwater and the chief content officer at Coil, who shares his experience as a Black man in Silicon Valley, and poses some ideas about how to make things better. Missed the event? Watch it in full here. To find out more about our Get Lit with All Of It book club, and our partnership with the New York Public Library, click here, and follow...

Duration:00:11:19

Julien Baker's Little Oblivions

3/2/2021
Singer-songwriter Julien Baker’s new album, Little Oblivions, is her first since 2017. During that time she went on a world tour, formed the supergroup, boygenius, with Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus, and finished her college degree. On the vulnerable new album, she explores more challenging experiences from that time: anxiety, questions about faith, and struggles with sobriety. Baker joins us for a Listening Party to discuss one of this year’s most anticipated albums.

Duration:00:23:44

Kate Has a Plan — March 2, 2021

3/2/2021
WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for our ongoing series, "Kate Has a Plan," to discuss the stories the newsroom is following this week.

Duration:00:09:31

Tanya Selvaratnam's Memoir

3/1/2021
Film producer and activist Tanya Selvaratnam joins us to discuss her memoir, Assume Nothing: A Story of Intimate Violence, which details how her relationship with former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman devolved into abuse and how she ultimately left the relationship and decided to share her story.

Duration:00:18:04

'Simply Julia'

3/1/2021
Best-selling cookbook author Julia Turshen joins us to discuss her new book, Simply Julia: 110 Easy Recipes for Healthy Comfort Food. Throughout the book, Turshen also includes essays on a wide range of topics from body image, to volunteering, and her experiences as a private chef. Julia Turshen will be in conversation with Ashley Ford March 1 at 7 p.m. via a virtual event with Books Are Magic. Excerpted recipe from Simply Julia below: Sticky Chicken During the first few days of...

Duration:00:30:45

'Review/Preview': 2021 Books

3/1/2021
Kalima DeSuze, owner of the bookstore, Café con Libros, joins us for the next installment of our “Review/Preview” series to offer a roundup of some of the most anticipated reads of early 2021.

Duration:00:13:50

'Rent' Turns 25

3/1/2021
The musical, "Rent," was first performed in January of 1996 at the New York Theater Workshop in the East Village. This year marks the production's 25th anniversary and the New York Theatre Workshop is honoring the musical by making it the centerpiece of its annual gala -- 25 Years of Rent: Measured in Love. The gala takes place virtually on March 2 at 8pm and the production and will remain available for streaming online through March 6. Original cast members Daphne Rubin-Vega and Adam Pascal...

Duration:00:32:48

All Of It presents Full Bio: Frederick Douglass

2/27/2021
We present the full conversation of February's installment of our Full Bio series. Historian David Blight about his book, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom, which won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for History.

Duration:01:50:16

Whalers of Color: 'America’s First Meritocracy'

2/26/2021
[REBROADCAST FROM AUGUST 3, 2020] Historical accounts of whaling in America often overlook the significance of Black captains and whalers of color. Historian and 2020 Martha’s Vineyard Medal recipient Skip Finley discusses his latest book, Whaling Captains of Color: America’s First Meritocracy, about the history of Black whaling captains on Martha's Vineyard and throughout the United States.

Duration:00:15:22

The Get Out (Feb. 26, 2020)

2/26/2021
WNYC arts and culture editor Jennifer Vanasco recommends some (safe) activities for this weekend.

Duration:00:11:13

Full Bio: Frederick Douglass's Final Years

2/26/2021
We wrap up February’s installment of the "Full Bio" series with a look at the last years of Frederick Douglass’s life, including his experience as minister and consul general to Haiti. Historian David W. Blight, author of Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom, describes the reaction to Frederick Douglass’s death in February of 1895 as well as why Douglass’s second marriage to a woman named Helen Pitts became one of the biggest scandals in 19th century America.

Duration:00:21:18

'KAWS: WHAT PARTY' at the Brooklyn Museum

2/26/2021
Artist and designer Brian Donnelly, known in the art world as KAWS, launches his first ever career survey at a major New York institution today, with the Brooklyn Museum's "KAWS: WHAT PARTY." Curator Eugenie Tsai joins us to talk about the highly anticipated show.

Duration:00:15:31