Shumita Basu

Reporter & Host, WNYC News

Shumita Basu appears in the following:

What's Your Big Idea?

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Hear from the women who might one day green light your podcast pitch.

Interview Roulette

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Three hosts, one subject. We brought to the stage Only Human's Amanda Aronczyk, NPR's Melissa Block and Wendy Zukerman of Science Vs. to interview a mystery guest. 

Booking a Killer Guest

Monday, June 27, 2016

A conversation with the master bookers of WNYC, with The Leonard Lopate Show's Melissa Eagan, Freakonomics’ Arwa Gunja, and Death Sex & Money’s Katie Bishop. Moderated by Keli Goff.

This Isn't Downton Abbey

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Public media isn't just going to keep making Masterpiece Theater, says Corporation for Public Broadcasting president Pat Harrison.

Another Round Presents: Stacy's Career Corner

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Stacy-Marie Ishmael and Tracy Clayton dole out unfiltered career advice on everything from social media etiquette to office gurus.

Sounds of Love and War

Friday, June 24, 2016

The Heart’s Mitra Kaboli and Serial’s Kate Bilinski discuss how they use sound to add depth and emotion to their shows. 

Roxane Gay Gets Her Way

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Roxane Gay is a cultural critic, editor, author and the wife of Channing Tatum…allegedly. Roxane gave the keynote address at the first-ever Werk It festival, in June 2015.

We Googled Your Newsy Loose Ends of 2015

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

From the earthquake in Nepal to Stanley Kubrick's faked moon landing, our reporters speed-googled and delivered on-the-spot updates. Listen to what we learned.

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Protesters Take to The Streets in DC, NYC

Saturday, December 13, 2014

From Washington Square to Washington D.C., thousands are marching to demand justice; many are calling for the prosecution of the policeman involved in the death of Eric Garner.