Los Angeles Review of Books
Humanities editor for the Los Angeles Review of Books, where she writes for the "Dear Television" column
Summer calls for the open road, national park camping trips or relaxing on the beach with a good book. Right? Nah - why bother when you have new TV to watch?
Jun. 22, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
HBO was all about politics last night. The much anticipated Game of Thrones season 5 premiered, and what is that series if not a political drama.
Apr. 13, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Aaron Sorkin didn’t mince words in a New York Times op-ed today , saying journalists who publish leaked emails from the Sony hack are “morally treasonous and spectacularly…
Dec. 15, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Barbara Ferrer, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, talks about the latest numbers and projections for LA County as we battle COVID-19.
Mar. 31from Greater LA
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.
Mar. 25from Martini Shot
The worldwide coronavirus pandemic has fouled spring break trips, long-planned vacations and overseas travel.
Mar. 25from KCRW Features
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about a big problem hospitals are facing: Should medical residents be involved in the fight against COVID-19?
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
As we navigate this temporary but new normal of being relegated to our homes, we get suggestions for recipes and healthy kitchen projects.
Mar. 27from Good Food
Chancellor Angela Merkel's handling of the COVID-19 crisis is being praised around the world.
Mar. 24from Studio Berlin
LA Rabbi Steve Leder says there’s a lot of catastrophic (and thus unproductive) thinking among his congregants.
Mar. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Today’s entire show is about how Angelenos are helping their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. One Huntington Park bakery is offering free bread to kids each day.
Mar. 25from Greater LA