Patricia Marx

writer for The New Yorker

Patricia Marx appears in the following:

Patricia Marx Wants You to Be Less Stupid

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Everyone worries about getting dotty as they age. But Patricia Marx actually did something about it — having her brain zapped, learning a language, and practicing the piano all day.

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The Decline of Our Mental Facilities

Monday, July 13, 2015

The very funny New Yorker writer Patricia Marx joins us for a romp through her new book about aging, Let's Be Less Stupid: An Attempt to Maintain My Mental Faculties. 

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Couch Surfing Goes Mainstream

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

It's long been said that when you travel, the best way to get to know a new place is to meet the people who live there. And, while it's not always possible, perhaps the best way to know the locals is to live among them, maybe spend a night or two on their couch. Patricia Marx wrote about couch surfing for The New Yorker. Valerie is a couch surfer from Chicago.

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Shopping in New York

Thursday, May 20, 2010

New Yorker staff writer Patricia Marx talks about the ins and outs of shopping in New York and around the world.

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Leonard's Questions: Patricia Marx

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Patricia Marx shares some of her favorite things on The Leonard Lopate Show.