Before joining Studio 360, Lynn spent five years working at Radiolab (just a few rows over at WNYC), where she produced stories about the power of blood, the loneliness of space, and the language of dolphins, among other things. She has a degree in film studies from Wesleyan University, where she was one of the last students to cut her thesis film on a big old Steenbeck editing table before everything went digital. If you're ever in Austin, TX you can take an interactive audio tour that Lynn wrote and produced. She tweets at @LynnRLevy, but not about anything terribly important.
Lynn Levy appears in the following:
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Valeria Luiselli’s novel “The Story of My Teeth” was born through a long-distance collaboration with workers in a Mexican juice factory.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
The director Sebastian Schipper got so frustrated with making films that he dreamed of robbing a bank. Instead, he made a heist movie with stakes almost as high: one shot, one take.
Thursday, October 08, 2015
John Landgraf, the CEO of FX, thinks there are just too many shows on TV — and that could be a big problem.
Monday, October 05, 2015
Chemical Bouillon uses their chemistry set to make swirling, dripping, entrancing works of art.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
David Hrobowski is building every piece of furniture in his house out of popsicle sticks. You don’t have to be that obsessed to enter our extra credit challenge — but it couldn’t hurt.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Elizabeth Gilbert shares advice for being creative from her new book, “Big Magic.” Turns out it might be something you know already.
Thursday, September 03, 2015
When Alice Cooper burst onto the scene, he was denounced as Satanic and a bad influence. But one of his biggest fans, Groucho Marx, understood that “Coop” was rehabilitating vaudeville.
Thursday, September 03, 2015
If Idris Elba is “too street” to play James Bond, will we ever have a black 007?
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Lily Tomlin has squeezed more out of life than most people, but she has a few words of advice for her younger self: “Barrel through life with all the audacity you can.”
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Jason Segel isn’t playing a sweet stoner in “The End of the Tour” — he’s playing doomed genius David Foster Wallace. How’d that happen?
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Inara George and Greg Kurstin — The Bird and the Bee — managed to record their gorgeous new record around busy family schedules by meeting up just once a week.
Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Two artists and programmers built an automated moth generator that turns tweets into gorgeous insects. The only question is: why?
Thursday, July 16, 2015
In Harper Lee’s newly published novel, “Go Set a Watchman,” Atticus Finch has turned into a bigot. "LA Times" reviewer David Ulin says we should have seen it coming.
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
I knew nothing about the first woman in space — I didn't even know her name. That is, until "Orange is the New Black" sent me into a research wormhole.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The members of the band Braids have been making music since high school, and that familiarity shows on their latest album, “Deep in the Iris.”
Thursday, August 21, 2014
It's tough to make small talk with a stranger—especially when that stranger doesn't speak your language. (And he has a blowhole.)
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
On my way to the workshop, I pass a haunted house. It's not October, not even close, so I'm pretty surprised to see scarecrows and plastic skeletons and—is that a hearse? Yes it is. It takes all my strength not to pull into the parking lot for a little off-season ...
Monday, June 02, 2014
Steve Axford’s photographs seem to come from a slightly enchanted place. It’s a place where the pale brown lumps I think of as "mushrooms" have been transformed into a host of strange new creatures—some shimmering, some translucent, some hairy, some hideous, but all magic.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
John Conway paints pictures of old dead things. But he doesn't paint them like they're old and dead—he paints them like maybe they’re outside your window right now, looking at you.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
NASA is reporting that Voyager 1 has finally left the heliosphere and is now cruising through interstellar space!