Latest Studio 360 Episodes

Each edition has that days stories listed with it.

Pure speculation

The many aspects of speculative fiction: sci-fi, fantasy, horror, alternate history and everything else otherworldly.

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All most famous

Theresa Rebeck on the most famous actress of her day, Justine Bateman on fame waxing and waning, and a pirate radio station that got too famous for the FCC.

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Mind the generation gap

Millennials and boomers do battle in “Boomer1,” learning to love Lawrence Welk and Argentine experimental musician Juana Molina performs live.

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Hawkish

Ethan Hawke embraces the aging process, the enduring power of Edward Hopper’s “Nighthawks” and the genre-defying music of Balún.

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Pacific Northbest

The golden age of grunge — and moving beyond dumb grunge cliches — in the Pacific Northwest.

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Apocalypse, wow

How Ann Dowd makes her dystopian character on “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Aunt Lydia, more believable, and how hippies in the late ’60s started obsessing over Doomsday.

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EGOT to have it

What does it take to win entertainment’s grand slam?

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A room with a viewfinder

Liz Diller on her favorite use of architecture in film, a classic Richard Pryor album turns 40 and a noteworthy summer for black cinema.

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Framing the debate

How the politics of the past, and today, inspire art, music and poetry.

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The golden age of anonymous music

The curious world of vintage stock music libraries, a groundbreaking radio thriller and America’s most prestigious cinema: the White House.

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