Mallory Yu

Mallory Yu appears in the following:

The Learning Curve Of Lil Nas X

Friday, September 17, 2021

Lil Nas X is breaking Billboard records and barriers through his music — the pop-rap star joins All Things Considered to discuss his debut album Montero.

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José González Returns With 'Local Valley'

Thursday, September 16, 2021

The singer-songwriter, renowned for his hushed work, looked to his surroundings for inspiration on his new album, Local Valley.

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Biden's Coronavirus Response Coordinator Talks About New COVID Plan

Thursday, September 09, 2021

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with White House coronavirus response coordinator Jeff Zients about the Biden administration's new measures to curb COVID-19, like mandating vaccination in many workplaces.

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What's Making Us Happy: A Guide For Your Weekend Watching, Listening And Reading

Friday, September 03, 2021

Each week, the guests and hosts on Pop Culture Happy Hour share what's bringing them joy. Today it's Marie Kondo's new show Sparking Joy, the latest episode of Ted Lasso, and a graphic novel.

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Investigation Shows Post Office Managers Changed Employee Time Cards To Pay Them Less

Thursday, September 02, 2021

The U.S. Postal Service has been cheating mail carriers out of their pay for years, according to a new investigative report. Some workers say they've been shorted thousands of dollars in unpaid wages.

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Health Supplies Land in Afghanistan, But Still Not Enough As Need Grows

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Rick Brennan, the World Health Organization's regional emergency director of the office for the Eastern Mediterranean, regarding the humanitarian needs in Afghanistan.

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New Orleans Mayor Cantrell On The City's Loss Of Power Brought By Hurricane Ida

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with LaToya Cantrell, mayor of New Orleans, about the damage from Hurricane Ida that has left residents without power for days.

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As Withdrawal Deadline Nears, Kabul Airport Crowds Grow Increasingly Desperate

Monday, August 30, 2021

NPR's Leila Fadel talks with Washington Post's Afghanistan bureau chief Susannah George about Sunday's drone strike that killed a civilian family, including several children.

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Former CIA Director Gen. Petraeus Discusses The Taliban's Resurgence In Afghanistan

Friday, August 13, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus, who commanded U.S. forces in Afghanistan, about the resurgence of the Taliban in the country.

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Florida School Superintendent On Going Against Governor's Order By Requiring Masks

Thursday, August 12, 2021

NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Alachua County Public School superintendent Dr. Carlee Simon about the unanimous school board vote to require masks for the first two weeks of school.

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How The Cuomo Probe Fits Into New York AG Letitia James' Career Of Courtroom Battles

Friday, August 06, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Erik Larson of Bloomberg News on how the investigation into Gov. Cuomo fits into New York Attorney General Letitia James' long career as a politician and advocate.

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Lil Nas X Embraces Black Queer Sexuality — And Becomes An 'Industry Baby'

Monday, August 02, 2021

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with New York Times writer Jazmine Hughes about the unique pop stardom Lil Nas X is creating for himself.

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Dev Patel Conquers 'The Green Knight' And Embraces Every Role As A Journey

Friday, July 30, 2021

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Dev Patel, who plays aspiring knight Gaiwan in the new movie, The Green Knight, based on one of the most famous Arthurian legends.

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Yola Takes The Whole Wheel With 'Stand For Myself'

Thursday, July 29, 2021

The British-born singer is, after years of successful but imbalanced collaborative work and four Grammy nominations for her last record, finally and fully at the creative helm of her career.

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Are You A COVID Long Hauler? Send Us Your Questions About Living With Chronic Illness

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

COVID-19 symptoms can linger for months after recovery, commonly known as 'post-COVID syndrome.' NPR's Consider This podcast would like to hear your questions about living with long COVID.

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Mental Health Counselors Address Enormous Grief From Surfside Families

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Sandy Ala, a counselor working with Jewish Community Services of South Florida, who has been talking with survivors and families waiting for news in Surfside.

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70 New Ways To Think About 'America The Beautiful'

Friday, July 02, 2021

Pianist Min Kwon asked 70 artists to examine and interpret the patriotic standard on solo piano. "What they have in common is what they want America to sound like," she says.

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Former White House Chief Of Staff Andrew Card On Working With Donald Rumsfeld

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Andrew Card served as White House Chief of Staff in the George W. Bush administration, working alongside Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld. He remembers his former colleague with NPR's Ari Shapiro.

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How Hollywood Translated The Epic Poetry Of The Viral 'Zola' Thread

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Director Janicza Bravo and co-writer Jeremy O. Harris talk to NPR's Mallory Yu about respecting the storytelling prowess of A'Ziah King while adapting her viral Twitter thread into a feature film.

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Everyone And His Mother: Twitter Embraces A Nun's Complicated Story... By Her Son

Thursday, June 10, 2021

When his mother died, Mark Miller wrote her life story in a Twitter thread, including their complicated relationship and her transformation from wealthy socialite to nun. It quickly went viral.

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