AO Scott

AO Scott appears in the following:

What's On Your Shelf? Discussing Pop Culture Collecting with A.O Scott

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Film critic for the New York Times A.O. Scott joins us to talk about what we collect and why, and he takes listeners' calls. 

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A Year of Performing Humanity, Reviewed

Monday, December 13, 2021

A.O. Scott, co-chief film critic of the New York Times, helps us review the year in culture. What can we learn about our struggling effort to live together from this year’s art?

The Ties That Bind: Bruce Springsteen And The Wide Divide

Monday, September 23, 2019

A Springsteen concert "created a civic space in which two antithetical sentiments could coexist and communicate with each other," writes A.O. Scott. The Boss turns 70 years old today.


In Defense of Critics

Thursday, April 07, 2016

In his new book, “Better Living Through Criticism,” New York Times movie critic A.O. Scott argues that criticism is the highest form of art.

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How Criticism Allows Creativity to Flourish

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Film critic A.O. Scott discusses the value of criticism and how it shapes art, literature and pop culture in his new book. 

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