alison podcasts

A Preview of Sundance 2021

The newly minted director of the Sundance Institute, Tabitha Jackson, will discuss this year’s festival, slate...

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Hot Cocktails to Keep You Warm

Now that we are in the dead of winter on top of a pandemic, friend of the show and mixologist Ivy Mix returns to kick...

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Ani DiFranco, 'Revolutionary Love'

Ani DiFranco recorded Revolutionary Love, her 22nd studio album and first since publishing her memoir, mainly over...

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Music Month Extended Play

New York City's Music Month is usually in June and features the city's musicians, industry insiders, and...

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'Saint Maud'

A terrifying new film imagines what happens when faith is taken to the extreme. Writer and director Rose Glass joins...

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A Practical Guide to Preparing for the Effects of Climate Change

CBS “Sunday Morning” science and technology correspondent David Pogue joins us to talk about his new...

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Get Lit Re-Read: Jensen McRae Performs

[REBROADCAST] We air highlights from our conversation with singer-songwriter Jensen McRae, as well as two exclusive...

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Get Lit Re-Read: Audience Q&A with Raven Leilani

[REBROADCAST] We air highlights from the audience Q&A portion of our October 2020 Get Lit with All Of It event...

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Get Lit Re-Read: Raven Leilani

[REBROADCAST] We air highlights from our conversation with author Raven Leilani about her critically acclaimed debut...

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Get Lit: Rodrigo y Gabriela Perform

We air a performance by acclaimed guitar virtuosos Rodrigo y Gabriela that was part of the most recent installment of...

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Get Lit: Audience Q&A with Silvia Moreno-Garcia

We air highlights from the audience Q&A portion of our January Get Lit with All Of It event with author Silvia...

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Get Lit: 'Mexican Gothic' by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

We air highlights from our conversation with author Silvia Moreno-Garcia about her critically acclaimed novel,...

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Kate Has a Plan — Feb. 2, 2021

WNYC planning editor Kate Hinds joins us for her ongoing series, “Kate Has a Plan,” to discuss the...

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Autobiography from NASCAR Driver Bill Lester

NASCAR is one of the most-watched sports in the US and has historically been dominated by southern white men. Bill...

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Debut Album from Arlo Parks

West London songwriter Arlo Parks first gained attention in 2018 with the breakthrough single “Cola.” On...

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'Circe'

[REBROADCAST FROM APRIL 17, 2018] Madeline Miller discusses her novel Circe. It tells the story of Circe, daughter of...

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'Live from Mount Olympus' Podcast

Actors André De Shields and Divine Garland join us to discuss the new narrative podcast, Live from Mount Olympus,...

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'Baseball's Leading Lady' Effa Manley

Author Andrea Williams joins us to discuss her young adult book, Baseball's Leading Lady: Effa Manley and the Rise...

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Teaching Black Lives Matter in Schools

This week marks the beginning of Black History Month. It's also the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action here...

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California's Recent History of Inmate Sterilization

[REBROADCAST FROM JUNE 4, 2020] Director Erika Cohn and producer Angela Tucker discuss their documentary "Belly of...

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