Profiles, storytelling and insightful conversations, hosted by David Remnick.

  • Jack Antonoff on Growing up Jersey

    Jul 30, 2021
    The acclaimed music producer returns with a record of his own. Plus, John Kerry on trying to get the world to tackle climate change; and an evangelical scholar breaks from her church.
  • The Ascendance of Eric Adams

    Jul 23, 2021
    New York’s likely next mayor was once a victim of police violence and is now an advocate for the N.Y.P.D. Plus, how Iran plotted to kidnap an American citizen from her home in Brooklyn.
  • Helen Rosner’s Summer Drinks

    Jul 16, 2021
    The food-and-drink writer picks three cocktails to toast the reopening world, and mixes them on a very hot roof. Plus, the perilous future of girls’ education in Afghanistan.
  • The Newspaperman Who Championed Black Tulsa

    Jun 18, 2021
    A. J. Smitherman documented Greenwood at its height, and tried to prevent its destruction in the Tulsa massacre. Plus, David Remnick on what a new Prime Minister will mean for Israel.
  • Jon M. Chu on “In the Heights”

    Jun 11, 2021
    The director talks about his film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical. Plus, the politics of race drives a wedge deep into America’s largest Protestant denomination.