Staff writer for the New Yorker
When you talk about the Lakers, you’re really having a conversation about Kobe Bryant. But Kobe’s injured and out for the season. Again.
Mar. 25, 2014
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Ry Russo-Young on the inevitability of her role in her own documentary
from The Treatment
Rita Dove’s new book of poetry, “Playlist for the Apocalypse,” goes in many different historical and personal directions.
A filmmaking couple in Mia Hansen-Løve's wonderful "Bergman Island" spend a summer residency on the island off the coast of Sweden where Ingmar Bergman lived and made some of his most…
from Film Reviews
Josh, Liz, Sean and Amy talk about President Joe Biden’s economic problems and redistricting ahead of the 2022 midterm elections.
from Left, Right & Center
Rabih Alameddine speaks about being in love with the characters in his new novel, “The Wrong End of the Telescope."
"Californians have never been less mobile than they are right now.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Documentary filmmaker Judith Ehrlich joins Robert Scheer on this week’s “Scheer Intelligence” to discuss “The Boys Who Said No,” a documentary about the Vietnam War draft resisters.
from Scheer Intelligence
Pregnancy poses unique mental health challenges that we need to address urgently.
from Second Opinion
Netflix is in hot water after a series of failed PR moves following the release of Dave Chappelle’s new comedy special, “The Closer.”
from Hollywood Breakdown