John Powers is the pop culture and critic-at-large on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross. He previously served for six years as the film critic. Powers covers film and politics for Vogue and Vogue.com. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including Harper's BAZAAR, The Nation, Gourmet, The Washington Post, The New York Times and L.A. Weekly, where he spent twelve years as a critic and columnist. A former professor at Georgetown University, Powers is the author of Sore Winners, a study of American culture during President George W. Bush's administration. His latest book, WKW: The Cinema of Wong Kar Wai (co-written with Wong Kar Wai), is an April 2016 release by Rizzoli. He currently resides in Pasadena, California, with his wife Sandi Tan.
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
This week's show features Harper Lee's 'Go Set a Watchman' and a discussion on the state of American film, TV, and book reviews with critic John Powers....
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