Listening, Watching, Reading

April 5, 2024

Paul Simon, Fran Lebowitz, Bill Hader, a New Yorker short story and a New Film Masterpiece

Paul Simon, Fran Lebowitz, Bill Hader, a New Yorker short story and a New Film Masterpiece

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Hosted byJody Avirgan

Curated byMatthew Horovitz, Hark Contributor

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“In Restless Dreams: the Music of Paul Simon”

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David Bianculli reviews the new two-part documentary about Paul Simon from documentary master Alex Gibney.
“In Restless Dreams: the Music of Paul Simon”

Fresh Air

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“Do Not Expect Too Much From The End Of The World”

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From The Slate Culture Gabfest, here are Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner, sharing their love for 'Do Not Expect Too Much From the End of the Wold.'
“Do Not Expect Too Much From The End Of The World”

Culture Gabfest

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Fran Lebowitz on Grudges

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Julia Louis Dreyfus interviews the brilliant writer Fran Lebowitz, who describes why the greatest two joys in life are cigarettes and grudges.
Fran Lebowitz on Grudges

Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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Bill Hader Walks Out of the SAT’s and Falls in Love with Movies

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Comedian Bill Hader explains how the most impactful day of his life was walking out in the middle of the SAT’s.
Bill Hader Walks Out of the SAT’s and Falls in Love with Movies

Talking Pictures

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“Bozo” by Souvankham Thammavongsa

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Author Souvankham Thammavongsa reads her short story “Bozo.”
“Bozo” by Souvankham Thammavongsa

The New Yorker: The Writer's Voice - New Fiction from The New Yorker

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