Host Leonard Lopate lets you in on the best conversations with writers, actors, ex-presidents, dancers, scientists, comedians, historians, grammarians, curators, filmmakers, and do-it-yourself experts.
New Yorker staff writer Rachel Aviv tells the story of Niveen Ismail, whose young son was taken away from her and put up for adoption by the state of California, despite her fight to get him back. Josh and Benny Safdie and the subject of their new documentary, “Lenny Cooke,” about why Lenny, who was rated higher than Lebron James when he was in high school, never played in the NBA. Jesse Eisenberg talks about the publication of his second play, “The Revisionist.”
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