Elinor Burkett

Journalist, former women’s studies professor and a documentary filmmaker

Guest

Elinor Burkett is an American journalist, author, film producer, and documentary director. A film produced by her, Music by Prudence, won the 2009 Academy Award for Best Documentary on March 7, 2010.

Elinor Burkett on KCRW

Since Caitlyn Jenner made her public debut on the cover of Vanity Fair last week, she’s been hailed as a hero and also criticized, for everything from her ultra-feminine look to her…

A Feminist Response to Caitlyn Jenner

Since Caitlyn Jenner made her public debut on the cover of Vanity Fair last week, she’s been hailed as a hero and also criticized, for everything from her ultra-feminine look to her…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Businesses on the road to reopening are traversing a complex path with rules about distancing, capacity limits, and masks.

from Greater LA

LA City Councilman Joe Buscaino is running to replace Mayor Eric Garcetti, and he held his first official campaign event on Monday along the Venice Beach boardwalk.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Earlier in his career, Hugh Grant played the charming lead in romantic comedies.

from The Business

It’s been two weeks since a gunman in San Jose reported to work, opened fire, and killed nine people before killing himself.

We don’t want to go out, we want to stay in—and keep grooving to this week’s chart topper, the exquisite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” from U.K. compilation label BBE Music .

"Have not parking lots provided great utility, even life-saving service, during the COVID plague?

from Zócalo's Connecting California

News broke in May that AT&T would be spinning off WarnerMedia to Discovery and that David Zaslav would run the combined media empire, but that deal isn’t closing any time soon.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Some of the world’s largest corporations like Amazon, Walmart, Google, and UPS are all looking into using drones to deliver small packages.

from Greater LA