Leslie Jamison joins Medaya and Kate to discuss her latest book “Splinters: Another Kind of Love Story,” a memoir that chronicles the birth of her...
LARB Radio Hour
Hosted by LARB Editors-at-Large Kate Wolf, Medaya Ocher, and Eric Newman, Los Angeles Review of Books Radio Hour is a weekly show featuring interviews, readings, and discussions about all things literary.
Eric Newman speaks with Phillip B. Williams about his debut novel, “Ours.”
Kate Wolf speaks to cultural critic and historian Lucy Sante about her latest book, “I Heard Her Call My Name: A Memoir of Transition.”
Adam Shatz speaks with Kate Wolf and Eric Newman about his latest book, “The Rebel’s Clinic: The Revolutionary Lives of Frantz Fanon.”
Writer Nathan Thrall joins Kate Wolf to talk about his recent book, “A Day in the Life of Abed Salama: Anatomy of a Jerusalem Tragedy,” which was...
Medaya Ocher and Eric Newman are joined by E. J. Koh to discuss her debut novel, “The Liberators,” LARB Book Club’s pick for Winter 2024.
Inspired by Thomas Mann’s impassioned defense of democracy in the face of Hitler and totalitarianism during WWII, 55 Voices for Democracy brings significant voices from all fields to the discussion of democracy as idea and ideal. Produced by LARB and the Thomas Mann House.
Physically putting your body in a place where history happened gives you a different sense of intimacy, a different sense of proximity to that...
Dec 14, 2023
Going through a crisis and having a positive vision of the future are not the same thing. You need to have a positive vision of the future to get...
Nov 30, 2023
There is an understanding that between humans we have this one thing called language and it brings us - or can bring us - together.” Writer and poet...
Oct 19, 2023
Host Tom Zoellner sat down with professor William Wiggins to discuss the ongoing importance of African-American history within the larger context of...
Mar 23, 2023
Time is a political resource. How time is distributed is a question of structures we find within a society. It’s structured by the economic system we...
Mar 2, 2023
I’ve been through war. I’ve witnessed the workings of genocide. I have gone to mass graves across the entire continent (…) We have to un-forget to...
Feb 16, 2023