Daniel A. Gross

Daniel A. Gross

Independent Producer

Producer

Daniel A. Gross is a writer and radio producer based in Boston. His writing has been published in Nautilus, Newsweek, The Toast, and TheAtlantic.com. His radio has aired on 99% Invisible, ABC's Radiotonic, and UnFictional.

Daniel A. Gross on KCRW

For gardeners, weeding can be a sometimes-unpleasant, but necessary task, and it’s the same for librarians. When they take books out of circulation, it’s referred to as ‘ weeding ’.

‘Weeding’ Triggers ‘Librarygate’ at Berkeley Public Library

For gardeners, weeding can be a sometimes-unpleasant, but necessary task, and it’s the same for librarians. When they take books out of circulation, it’s referred to as ‘ weeding ’.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Stories of men who have a need to build, are compelled to build, obsessed, and healed by the act of creation.

A Need to Build

Stories of men who have a need to build, are compelled to build, obsessed, and healed by the act of creation.

from UnFictional

One hundred years ago, orange groves were described as "a second gold rush" in California, and they helped add to local prosperity and population growth.

How Orange County Got Its Name… and Lost Its Oranges

One hundred years ago, orange groves were described as "a second gold rush" in California, and they helped add to local prosperity and population growth.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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from Greater LA

Over the past week, the TV industry moved quickly to first get rid of live audiences at late night tapings and game shows. Now those productions have been shut down altogether.

from Screengrab

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, TV production has almost entirely shut down.

from Hollywood Breakdown

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This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I coin a new word: concernvertisement, which describes those emails we’re all getting from anyone we’ve ever bought anything from.

from Martini Shot

In July 2016, more than a year before the #MeToo movement began, Gretchen Carlson made a bold decision to sue Fox News chief Roger Ailes for sexual harassment.

from The Business

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from Film Reviews

This week, a major art fair goes digital as widespread gallery closures affect our community.