PhD candidate in Sociology at UC Berkeley
There’s a movie in theaters right now called The Second Mother. It’s the story of middle-aged live-in housekeeper in an upscale Brazilian home.
Sep. 11, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A new test offers some benefits, but also some risks, to finding out if you are at high risk for Alzheimer’s - a disease for which there are currently no good treatments available.
Aug. 2from Second Opinion
Seth Rogen stars as Herschel Greenbaum, a 1920s struggling laborer who immigrates to America with dreams of building a better life for his beloved family.
Aug. 6from KCRW's Summer Club
Ken White and Josh Barro talk about “meat and potatoes” crimes, and what it means when you say the value of your pro bono legal counsel is unascertainable.
Aug. 5from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The restaurants on Santa Monica’s Main Street took a huge hit from the COVID-19 shutdown.
Aug. 3from Design and Architecture
Press Play wraps up its week-long series on education in the time of COVID-19. Today’s focus: How the virus is expanding the already wide education gap between the rich and poor.
Jul. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The nominations for the 2020 Emmy Awards have been released, and HBO’s “Watchmen” leads with 26 nominations, including Outstanding Limited Series.
Aug. 1from The Business
Some companies are in phase three trials for COVID-19 vaccines. KCRW looks at the work being done by Moderna, Pfizer, and AstraZeneca.
Aug. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Playwright and showrunner Katori Hall joins Elvis Mitchell this week on ‘The Treatment.’
Aug. 4from The Treatment
Californians are still traveling this summer — they’re just staying closer to home.
Aug. 6from KCRW Features