American novelist and a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist
Dana Spiotta's Innocents and Others tells the feminist story of how women make do in a male-dominated world through two female filmmaker best friends, and a third, troubled woman adept…
Mar. 24, 2016from Bookworm
Dana Spiotta’s new novel, Innocents and Others, revolves around two best friends. Both women are talented filmmakers, but they don’t agree on much.
Mar. 14, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Aug. 11, 2011from Bookworm
Sometimes watching a play is like having a friend tell you a confusing story.
Apr. 29from Opening the Curtain
Good news for humanity, and for the significant fraction of it that’s been
following the exploits of the Avengers and their allies in twenty-one Marvel
movies over the course of the…
Apr. 26from Film Reviews
With 'Avengers: Endgame' blasting through nearly every box office record, one of the biggest beneficiaries is Iron Man himself. Way back in 2008, Robert Downey Jr.
May. 2from Hollywood Breakdown
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May. 15from Here Be Monsters
A bill in Sacramento called SB50 would override local zoning rules to legalize small and mid-size apartment buildings around public transit and job centers.
May. 8from Design and Architecture
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I get into an argument with a friend of mine, a fellow writer, at dinner, and teach the other two people there a valuable lesson about…
May. 8from Martini Shot
Meeting an ancient relative that’s no bigger than your thumb.
May. 8from Here Be Monsters
CBS News President Susan Zirinsky, who was named to the post in January following a wave of scandals at the network, announced this week that Norah O'Donnell would be anchoring the…
May. 7from Screengrab
I’m Joe Morgenstern. I’ll be back on KCRW next week with more reviews.
May. 10from Film Reviews