Senior reporter for The Verge
Remember the movie The Graduate? Benjamin Braddock was given one word of advice for his future career: “plastics.” Well, UCLA’s class of 2015 may be hearing another word: patents.
May. 6, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Nico is obsessed with counting calories. But this compulsion to monitor food doesn’t line up with how they see themself. Why does Nico want parts of their body to disappear?
May. 27from Bodies
Anthologist André Naffis-Sahely says he provided a historical perspective to The Heart of a Stranger: An Anthology of Exile Literature.
May. 28from Bookworm
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 29, 2020.
May. 29from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
Many people have been telecommuting for more than two months now. “I really need a lot of quiet. I'm either on the phone interviewing people or am quietly writing.
May. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Like it or hate it, home cooking is the task that won’t go away during the pandemic.
May. 29from Good Food
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report May 25, 2020.
May. 25from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
A ward-winning poet and essayist Jane Hirshfield joins KCRW’s Jonathan Bastian to talk about her latest collection of poems; Ledger, Buddhism and the importance of words and…
May. 30from Foxhole
Cities nationwide have erupted in anguish and protest after police recently took the lives of African Americans: George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery.
May. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Off label prescribing as grown into an enormous problem, and it risks putting people’s health at risk.
May. 31from Second Opinion