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Nora Ephron

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American Icons: The Wizard of Oz

Friday, November 29, 2013

It's been over seventy years since movie audiences first watched The Wizard of Oz. Meet the original man behind the curtain, L. Frank Baum, who had all the vision of Walt Disney, but none of the business sense. Discover how Oz captivated the imaginations of Russians living under Soviet rule ...

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Nora Ephron

Friday, December 28, 2012

journalist, essayist, novelist, playwright, screenwriter and director Nora Ephron died in June, at the age of 71. She was on our show a number of times, and was always funny and generous. To remember Nora Ephron, we’re re-airing a selection of my 2010 conversation with her about her book I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections.

You can listen to other interviews with Nora Ephon here.

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American Icons: The Wizard of Oz

Friday, October 19, 2012

Kurt Andersen follows the yellow brick road through America’s favorite story and discovers places in the Land of Oz more wonderful, and weirder, than you ever imagined.

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Nora Ephron on Remembering Nothing

Monday, December 27, 2010

Nora Ephron talks about the past, the present, and the future, recalling everything she hasn’t (yet) forgotten. In I Remember Nothing, she writes about her journalism career, about breaking up, lists, and more.

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Nora Ephron on Divorce and Memory

Monday, November 15, 2010

For nearly fifty years Nora Ephron has been writing about marriage, divorce, family, love and death — in essays and movies that have become popular for their insight and wit about relationships, including “When Harry Met Sally,” “Heartburn,” “Sleepless in Seattle,” and “Julie and Julia.”

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Guest Picks: Nora Ephron

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Find out some of Nora Ephron's favorite things!

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Nora Ephron on I Remember Nothing

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Nora Ephron talks about the past, the present, and the future, recalling everything she hasn’t (yet) forgotten. In I Remember Nothing, she writes about her journalism career, about breaking up, lists, and more.

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Nora Ephron

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Screenwriter and director Nora Ephron discusses her new movie "Julie & Julia," based on the blog and book by Julie Powell, which chronicles her year cooking every recipe in Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Julia Child's seminal cook book. The film tells Julie's story alongside the story ...

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The Queen of Media

Thursday, November 22, 2007

Nora Ephron, writer and filmmaker, guest New York Times op-ed columnist, blogger and the author of, most recently, I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman (Knopf, 2006), talks about women, politics, aging and writing for film, print and cyberspace.

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Nora Ephron: Queen of all Media

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Nora Ephron, writer and filmmaker, guest New York Times op-ed columnist, blogger and the author of, most recently, I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman (Knopf, 2006), talks about women, politics, aging and writing for film, print and cyberspace.

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Lighting a Fire Under FDNY Employment Practices

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

The federal government is suing New York City for discriminating against Blacks and Latinos who want to be firefighters, but the City claims the problem is already fixed. Is it? Also, Nathan Glazer critiques modern architecture; Nora Ephron on Condoleezza Rice, Paul Wolfowitz and her aging neck; and our Pakistani ...

Dorothy, Baum, Kansas

Saturday, November 19, 2005

You may think you know the story, but Kurt Andersen and guests will take you to places in the land of Oz that are more wonderful, and weirder, than you ever imagined. We’ll meet the original man behind the curtain, L. Frank Baum, who had all the vision of Walt ...

Kitchens, Spoons, Machin

Saturday, December 02, 2000

Kurt Andersen and special guest film director and writer Nora Ephron talk about the cult and culture of the kitchen, from the evolution of its design to its inspiration for contemporary artists and poets. We’ll also explore the elegant utility of the spoon and hear one novelist’s passion for Cuban ...

Special Guest: Nora Ephron

Saturday, December 02, 2000

Kurt introduces our special guest, director and writer Nora Ephron.

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