Full episode - April 11, 2019
Frederic Tuten, Cathy Guisewite, Roberto Carlos Lange
Frederic Tuten’s Zelig-like connection to New York, plus cartoonist Cathy Guisewite on creating “Cathy,” and the music of Helado Negro.
Full story - April 11, 2019
Frederic Tuten
The modernist writer talks craft, courting Diane Keaton and his biggest regrets
Full story - April 11, 2019
Cathy Guisewite and her new book “Fifty Things That Aren’t My Fault.”
Cartoonist Cathy Guisewite put more than just her name into the “Cathy” comic strip.
Full story - April 11, 2019
Helado Negro
How a short story by Jamaica Kincaid inspired Helado Negro’s Roberto Carlos Lange.
Full episode - April 09, 2019
Patti Smith's "Horses"
This album helped forge punk’s DIY attitude with its fusion of free-form rock and poetry.
Full episode - April 04, 2019
Mobster mentality
Filmmaker Jia Zhangke, David Remnick and others on why we’re so obsessed with the gangster myth.
Full story - April 04, 2019
David Remnick, Little Casesar
Why are we so fascinated with mob stories?
Full story - April 04, 2019
The family portrait in "The Godfather: Part III"
One brave critic not only defends, but praises Francis Ford Coppola’s much maligned sequel.
Full story - April 04, 2019
Sue Grafton
Sue Grafton grew up reading mysteries. But it wasn’t until she was in her 40s, after a career in Hollywood, that she tried her hand at the genre.
Full story - April 04, 2019
Comedian Shecky Greene performs in 1976.
Vegas comics remember their underworld bosses.