Jenny Lawton

Jenny Lawton is the Senior Editor of WNYC Studios, where she works on Nancy, Radiolab's More Perfect, and other projects. She was previously the Executive Producer of Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen. Before joining WNYC, she covered politics, technology, and the arts at WBEZ/Chicago Public Radio.

Jenny Lawton appears in the following:

#4: The Elephant in the Room

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Gay Republicans say they’ve got Trump on speed dial. Is he picking up the phone?

#3: I Had No Idea

Sunday, April 16, 2017

We were in a relationship?

#2: Like Two Ken Dolls Being Smashed Together

Monday, April 10, 2017

When sex ed doesn't cover it, you've got to figure stuff out on your own.

#1: Hello, hello

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Come out. Repeat. Record.

Nancy: It's a Podcast, Not a Person

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

BFFs Kathy Tu and Tobin Low are super queer, super fun and ready to take over your podcast feed. Join them for provocative stories and frank conversations about the LGBTQ experience.

How “I Hope You Dance” Changed Everything

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Sometimes a song on the radio can change your life. How “I Hope You Dance” saved one woman from a very expensive mistake.

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Tastemaker in Chief

Thursday, January 12, 2017

President Obama: “the greatest party host we’ve ever had”? 

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Kurt's Favorite Conversation of 2016

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Find out which conversation was Kurt’s pick of the past year.
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Simon McBurney’s Sonic Trip to the Amazon

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Using pitch-shifting mics and a binaural head, Simon McBurney tells the story of a photographer lost in the Amazon.

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Inside 'Sleep No More'

Thursday, November 24, 2016

The immersive play based on “Macbeth” may be the longest-running Shakespeare adaptation ever. 

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Aha Moment: I Am Hamlet

Thursday, November 24, 2016

How Studio 360 listener Jeff House learned to love Shakespeare after watching his own life unfold on stage.

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Unrest in Baton Rouge: Anatomy of a Photo

Thursday, November 10, 2016

The photo of a protester captured racial tension in the US. Kurt takes a closer look with a photo historian and the poet Tracy K. Smith. Plus, the backstory from the subject herself.

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Jacob Collier Live In-Studio

Thursday, November 03, 2016

Singer and multi-instrumentalist Jacob Collier plays songs from his new album “In My Room” … with a little help from an MIT engineer.

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Spooky Scary Studio 360: Making Haunted Houses Scarier

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Enough with the pipe organs and canned screams; one composer is making haunted houses as scary as a horror movie.
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Doing Donald

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Comedian David Carl gives a lesson in imitating Donald Trump. 

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“Black Mirror”: Feverish, Paranoid, and Angry

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The creator of “Black Mirror” explains his own ambivalence about technology.

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Aha Moment: Edith Piaf

Thursday, August 11, 2016

In a smoky World War II-themed bar in Brussels, Edith Piaf finally makes sense.

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Eric Whitacre's Virtual Choir

Thursday, August 11, 2016

The most popular living composer of choral music doesn’t need the world’s best singers in his choir — he just wants thousands of amateurs from all over the world.

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Fancy a British Accent?

Thursday, July 21, 2016

With so many British actors playing American characters, Kurt wondered: how hard would it be to learn a convincing British accent?

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Aha Moment: Diane Arbus

Thursday, July 21, 2016

A photograph by Diane Arbus of a nudist family inspired a young photographer to transform the way he approached his subjects.

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