John Keene, one of our time’s most notable writers, discsusses his expansive new book of poetry, "Punks: New & Selected Poems," seven sections that offer different perspectives on what…
Honoree Fanonne Jeffers discusses writing about the full range of a community, its sexuality and gender, in her first fiction novel, “The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois.”
Master poet Honoree Fanonne Jeffers discusses her fiction debut, “The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois.”
In part two of KCRW's conversation with Bradley Cooper, he gets real about his anxieties around the future of the industry.
from The Business
Documentarian Jonas Poher Rasmussen long wanted to tell the story of his friend, who fled Afghanistan as a child and ended up alone in a Danish town.
from The Business
An influx of patients is straining already short-staffed hospitals, and some have canceled elective surgeries, including Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the San Fernando…
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Despite two straight years of pandemic challenges, a longtime seasonal tradition is soldiering on.
from KCRW Features
Jonathan Bastian talks with psychologist Paul Bloom about the role that hardship and pain play in living a good life.
from Life Examined
The Mercury Prize winner, upcoming Grammy nominee, and KCRW 2021 Best Album artist stopped by Anne Backyard for an intimate performance and candid conversation with MBE’s Novena Carmel.
from Anne's Backyard
Assembly member Ash Kalra defends AB 1400, his bill that would establish California universal health care by taxing businesses and citizens.
from Greater LA
Dave Eggers further discusses his new book, “The Every.”
In "Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America," the documentary filmmakers Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler conjure with surprising concepts--including the weight of cotton--to…
from Film Reviews