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Interviews with writers, journalists, filmmakers, and podcasters about how they do their work. Hosted by Aaron Lammer, Max Linsky, and Evan Ratliff.

Interviews with writers, journalists, filmmakers, and podcasters about how they do their work. Hosted by Aaron Lammer, Max Linsky, and Evan Ratliff.

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New York, NY

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Interviews with writers, journalists, filmmakers, and podcasters about how they do their work. Hosted by Aaron Lammer, Max Linsky, and Evan Ratliff.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 400: Maria Konnikova

7/8/2020
Maria Konnikova is a journalist, professional poker player, and author of the new book The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win. Thanks to Mailchimp for sponsoring this week's episode. Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock HolmesLongform Podcast #324: Malcolm Gladwell"When Authors Disown Their Work, Should Readers Care?""Is Huckleberry Finn's ending really lacking? Not if you're talking psychology."The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It . . . Every...

Duration:00:49:01

Episode 399: Tessie Castillo and George Wilkerson

7/1/2020
Tessie Castillo, a journalist covering criminal justice reform, and George Wilkerson, a prisoner on death row in North Carolina, are two of the co-authors of Crimson Letters: Voices from Death Row. Thanks to Mailchimp for sponsoring this week's episode. @TessietheWriterCastillo's archive"A Second Chance"

Duration:00:42:59

Episode 398: Dean Baquet

6/26/2020
Dean Baquet is executive editor of The New York Times. Thanks to Mailchimp for sponsoring this week's episode. Baquet’s archive at The New York Times"Tom Cotton: Send In the Troops""A Reckoning Over Objectivity, Led by Black Journalists"The Trust: The Private and Powerful Family Behind The New York Times Dean Baquet’s 1988 Pulitzer Prize“Still Processing: The Day After”Longform Podcast #254: Maggie Haberman

Duration:01:34:31

Episode 397: Jacqueline Charles with Patrice Peck

6/17/2020
Jacqueline Charles is the Caribbean correspondent at the Miami Herald. Guest host Patrice Peck is a freelance journalist and writes the Coronavirus News for Black Folks newsletter. "There are things that you see that if you start taking it in, you’re never going to stop and you’re not going to be able to do your job…I have family in all of these countries and when disaster strikes, you can’t help everyone. But what you hope is that with your pen, with your voice, with your recording of...

Duration:01:19:56

Episode 396: Kierna Mayo with Patrice Peck

6/10/2020
Kierna Mayo is the showrunner and head writer for the Lena Horne Prize for Artists Creating Social Impact. She is the former editor-in-chief of Ebony and Honey Magazine, which she co-founded at age 27. Guest host Patrice Peck is a freelance journalist and writes the Coronavirus News for Black Folks newsletter. Her most recent article is "Black Journalists Are Exhausted," an op-ed published in The New York Times. is Thanks to Mailchimp for sponsoring this week's...

Duration:01:23:37

Episode 395: Wesley Lowery

6/3/2020
Wesley Lowery is a correspondent for “60 in 6” from 60 Minutes. He is the author of They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement and won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for "Fatal Force," a Washington Post project covering fatal shootings by police officers. Thanks to Mailchimp for sponsoring this week's episode. @WesleyLoweryLongform Podcast #222: Wesley LoweryIn Ferguson, Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery gives account of his arrest"

Duration:00:39:26

Episode 394: Philip Montgomery

5/27/2020
Philip Montgomery is a photojournalist. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @philip_nycphilipmontgomery.com"The Epicenter: A Week Inside New York’s Public Hospitals.""How Do You Maintain Dignity for the Dead in a Pandemic?"War Photographer"Is Stop and Frisk Worth It?""The Longest Night""Flash Points""‘We’ve Upped the Ante.’ Why Nancy Pelosi Is Going All in Against Trump""Jeff Sessions Is Winning for Donald Trump. If Only He Can Keep His Job""De Niro...

Duration:01:10:24

Episode 393: Isaac Chotiner

5/20/2020
Isaac Chotiner conducts interviews for The New Yorker. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @IChotinerChotiner on LongformChotiner's New Yorker archive"V.S. Naipaul on the Arab Spring, Authors He Loathes, and the Books He will Never Write"TalkHe Was a Science Star. Then He Promoted a Questionable Cure for Covid-19.""What We Know About Masks and the New Coronavirus"

Duration:00:39:23

Episode 392: David Haskell

5/13/2020
David Haskell is the editor-in-chief of New York Magazine. Thanks to Mailchimp, Pitt Writers, Squarespace, and Literati for sponsoring this week's episode. @DavidGHaskelldavidhaskell.usKings County Distillery"Rich Corona, Poor Corona: Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Thrives"I Was Caroline Calloway"What is College Without the Campus?"

Duration:01:05:21

Episode 391: Cheryl Strayed

5/6/2020
Cheryl Strayed is the author of Wild and Tiny Beautiful Things. Her new podcast is Sugar Calling. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @CherylStrayedcherylstrayed.comLongform Podcast #144: Cheryl StrayedStrayed on LongformSugar CallingTransparent

Duration:00:50:46

Episode 390: Bonnie Tsui

4/29/2020
Bonnie Tsui is a journalist and author of the new book Why We Swim. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @bonnietsuibonnietsui.comWhy We SwimAmerican Chinatown: A People's History of Five Neighborhoods The Deep"With His Absence, My Artist Father Taught Me the Art of Vanishing""After Fires, Napa and Sonoma Tourism Industry Is Getting Back on Its Feet""Child Care: What — and Who — It Takes to Raise a Family""The Break: Female Big-Wave Surfers Prepare to...

Duration:01:01:35

Episode 389: Lulu Miller

4/22/2020
Lulu Miller is a former producer at Radiolab and a co-founder of Invisibilia. Her new book is Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life. Oh, what's your trick? Thanks to Mailchimp, Literati, and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @lmillernprlutimestwo.comMiller's archive at NPRInvisibiliaWhy Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life"The Reluctant Immortalist"

Duration:01:09:31

Episode 388: Naomi Klein

4/15/2020
Naomi Klein is a senior correspondent at The Intercept and the author of The Shock Doctrine and No Logo. Her most recent book is On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal. Thanks to Mailchimp, Literati, and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @NaomiAKleinnaomiklein.orgKlein on Longform"The Problem With Hillary Clinton Isn’t Just Her Corporate Cash. It’s Her Corporate Worldview."On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal.No LogoThe Shock DoctrineThis Changes...

Duration:00:48:26

Episode 387: Eva Holland

4/8/2020
Eva Holland is a freelance journalist and a correspondent for Outside. Her new book is Nerve: Adventures in the Science of Fear. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @evahollandHolland's archive at Outside MagazineHolland on LongformNerve: Adventures in the Science of Fear"No Sleep 'Till Fairbanks"

Duration:00:51:57

Episode 386: Ed Yong

4/1/2020
Ed Yong is the author of I Contain Multitudes and a science writer at The Atlantic . His most recent article is "How the Pandemic Will End." Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @edyong209edyong.meYong on Longform"How the Pandemic Will End""The Next Plague Is Coming. Is America Ready?""How a Pandemic Might Play Out Under Trump"Flash Forward Podcast"The Last Giraffes on Earth"

Duration:00:50:14

Episode 385: Charlie Warzel

3/25/2020
Charlie Warzel is a writer-at-large for The New York Times opinion page. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @cwarzelWarzel's archive at The New York Times Longform Podcast #291: Charlie WarzelWarzel on Longform"Please, Don’t Go Out to Brunch Today""Please, Listen to Experts About the Coronavirus. Then Step Up.""They Went off the Grid. They Came Back to Coronavirus."

Duration:00:44:13

Episode 384: Jon Mooallem

3/18/2020
Jon Mooallem is a journalist, author, and host of The Walking Podcast. His latest book is This is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together. do Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @jmooallemjonmooallem.comMooallem on LongformLongform Podcast #74: Jon MooallemThis Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together"The Senseless Logic of the Wild""Neanderthals Were People, Too""We Have Fire...

Duration:01:01:35

Episode 383: Jad Abumrad

3/11/2020
Jad Abumrad is the co-creator and host of Radiolab. His new podcast is Dolly Parton's America. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @JadAbumradjadabumrad.com"Patient Zero"Dolly Parton's America9 to 5"Dixie Disappearance""My Tennessee Mountain Home"More Perfect"The Architect"Democracy in America"Where Does the Term Redneck Come From?""Race""Yellow Rain""Playing God""Words""Musical Language""Lucy"

Duration:01:11:49

Episode 382: Mara Hvistendahl

3/4/2020
Mara Hvistendahl is a freelance reporter and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for her first book, Unnatural Selection. Her new book is The Scientist and the Spy: A True Story of China, the FBI, and Industrial Espionage. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @MaraHvistendahlmarahvistendahl.comHvistendahl on LongformThe Scientist and the Spy excerptThe Scientist and the Spy: A True Story of China, the FBI, and Industrial Espionage"Some People Just Smell Like...

Duration:00:50:45

Episode 381: Hannah Dreier

2/26/2020
Hannah Dreier is a reporter at The Washington Post and the winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing. Thanks to Mailchimp and Pitt Writers for sponsoring this week's episode. @hannahdreierhannahdreier.comDreier on Longform"Former MS-13 Member Who Secretly Helped Police is Deported""Trust and Consequences"Dreier's archive at New YorkDreier on This American Life"How a Crackdown on MS-13 Caught Up Innocent High School Students""A Child's Scraped Knee a Life or Death Matter in...

Duration:01:02:58