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

  • Louis C.K.’s Return to the Stage

    Feb 7, 2020
    Hilton Als talks about what a performer who committed misconduct owes to his audience. And will any of the Democratic front-runners attract enough black voters to win the Presidency?
  • The Alternative Oscars, 2020 Edition

    Jan 24, 2020
    A New Yorker critic names the best films of 2019; and two prison abolitionists explain a vision of the world of ‘decarceration,’ where only a tiny number of people are locked up.
  • Mass Incarceration, Then and Now

    Jan 17, 2020
    Mass incarceration has been profoundly harmful to communities of color. Ten years after “The New Jim Crow” helped to identify the problem, how much headway have we made? 
  • Terry Gross Talks with David Remnick

    Jan 3, 2020
    The celebrated interviewer opens up about finding her radio voice and what she’s given up to host “Fresh Air.” Plus, New Yorker writers pick sides for an age-old battle: cats or dogs?