Sharon Mashihi

Sharon Mashihi appears in the following:

David Remnick Speaks with Annie Dillard

Friday, April 29, 2016

Annie Dillard, best known for her 1974 naturalist classic “Pilgrim at Tinker Creek,” discusses a new collection of essays entitled “Abundance.”


Anohni Embraces Pop

Friday, April 29, 2016

Anohni, the former lead singer of Antony and the Johnsons, is seeking a new sound, and a new audience.

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A Better Way to Grow Old

Friday, April 22, 2016

The activist and MacArthur Fellow Ai-jen Poo talks about changing the way we approach the part of life nobody wants to talk about: the end.

Alexandra Schwartz Picks Three

Friday, April 08, 2016

A New Yorker writer discusses, an interactive Hieronymus Bosch Web site, Paris’s underbelly, and a movie about identical twins.

Helping 'Transparent' Get the Trans Experience Right

Friday, April 08, 2016

David Haglund talks to Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst, who serve as co-producers on Jill Soloway’s hit series.

The Ballad of a Trump Fan

Friday, April 08, 2016

One South Carolina voter is “thrilled” by the candidate who “upset the apple cart.” This is his song.

Leaving the Mormon Church, After Reading a Poem

Friday, March 25, 2016

David Haglund grew up in the Mormon Church, but an encounter with Wallace Stevens changed the way he saw the world.

Is Alexander Hamilton Haunting Jane Street?

Friday, March 11, 2016

The founding father died near Jane Street in Manhattan, and his ghost has seemed particularly active lately.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus for President!

Friday, March 11, 2016

The HBO sitcom “Veep” once seemed like outrageous satire. Then the 2016 election started.

The Crazy 2016 Campaign, in Song

Friday, March 04, 2016

An Obie-winning composer takes America’s political temperature, in song.

'Slut: The Play,' an Empowering Story for Young Women

Friday, March 04, 2016

In “Slut: The Play,” stories of sexual assault and its aftermath have been recreated from the experiences of the cast.

Edmund White Has ‘Terrible Gaydar’

Friday, February 26, 2016

At the age of seventy-six, a defining figure in gay fiction talks about the changes in gay life he’s witnessed in the course of his lifetime.

Maria Bamford’s Mental Illness Is a Laughing Matter

Friday, February 19, 2016

The comedian will make you laugh, uncomfortably, at topics like suicide, hospitalization, and psychotropic drugs.

Driving Around West Baltimore with David Simon

Friday, February 19, 2016

The creator of “The Wire” takes stock of Freddie Gray’s Baltimore neighborhood and talks about American policing since the war on drugs.

Junot Díaz on the Dominican Republic, Xenophobia, and Obama

Friday, January 22, 2016

Fiction writer Junot Díaz was a favorite son of the Dominican Republic—until they stripped him of the Order of Merit.

A New Ninth Planet

Friday, January 22, 2016

The ninth planet is out there, says the astronomer who killed Pluto.

Heather Hardy Is Ready to Fight

Friday, January 22, 2016

Boxer Heather Hardy fought and won a match for no prize when she couldn't make weight. That's what it means to be a champion.  

Sarah Larson in Conversation with Aziz Ansari

Friday, January 01, 2016

“If a white guy wrote 'Indians on T.V.,' it would be horrible,” says Aziz Ansari, who created and stars (alongside his own parents) in the Netflix series, “Master of None.”

Aha Moment: Shirley Valentine’s Liberating Fling

Friday, January 31, 2014

Sarah Longley moved to the US from Britain as a young teenager and met her husband at age 23. Soon after they married, she realized the relationship was not going to work, but was r...

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Aha Moment: The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax

Friday, January 17, 2014

Maureen Sestito listens to the show on WHYY from Lansdale, Pennsylvania. Years ago, she was working as a nurse when a colleague suddenly died of a brain tumor — like Maureen, she wa...

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