KalaLea

KalaLea appears in the following:

Helen Rosner on the Culture of Fermentation

Friday, November 30, 2018

The New Yorker’s food correspondent gets a lesson in fermentation from the celebrity chef René Redzepi, and brings David Remnick some microbial snacks.

Parenthood with Joshua Rothman

Friday, November 02, 2018

A New Yorker editor picks three favorites for a new parent.

Derek Smalls—Harry Shearer’s Character in “Spinal Tap”—Returns with His Solo Début

Friday, November 02, 2018

The bassist of the fictional band has struck out on his own, and he talks with Andy Borowitz about his new album.  

In the Midterms, White Supremacy Is Running for Office

Friday, October 19, 2018

Candidates who once cloaked their views on white nationalism, like the Iowa congressman Steve King, are now tweeting about them openly and regularly.

Kelela Reinvents R&B

Friday, October 19, 2018

Onstage at the 2018 New Yorker Festival, Kelela talks about how Napster helped her find her voice as a singer, and then she performs live with a d.j.

Rebecca Traister Is Happy to Be Mad

Friday, October 05, 2018

A leading feminist argues that women have been discouraged from showing anger—but that they need to express it if they want to create change.

Joan Jett’s Reputation

Friday, September 28, 2018

A rock icon looks back on a groundbreaking career.

Jill Lepore on the Long Sweep of American History

Friday, September 21, 2018

In “These Truths,” a historian shares her deep perspective on American conflicts past and present.

Kwame Anthony Appiah on the Complications of Identity

Friday, September 07, 2018

A philosopher of identity says that each of us is more complicated than we realize.

Hasan Minhaj Interviewed by Vinson Cunningham

Friday, June 29, 2018

The “Daily Show” correspondent Hasan Minhaj describes learning to be funny—and unlearning it.

Glenn Close Doesn’t Play Evil (with One Exception)

Friday, May 04, 2018

They’re complicated and difficult, but don’t call Glenn Close’s characters—even in “Fatal Attraction”—villains.