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City Arts & Lectures

By City Arts & Lectures

Since 1980, City Arts & Lectures has presented onstage conversations with outstanding figures in literature, politics, criticism, science, and the performing arts, offering the most diverse perspectives about ideas and values. City Arts & Lectures programs can be heard on more than 130 public radio stations across the country and wherever you get your podcasts. The broadcasts are co-produced with KQED 88.5 FM in San Francisco. Visit CITYARTS.NET for more info.

  1. 1.
    Alice Wong and W. Kamau Bell: Disability Visibility10/25/2020
    1:04:46
  2. 2.
    Chanel Miller with Jia Tolentino10/18/2020
    1:08:26
  3. 3.
    Claudia Rankine10/11/2020
    1:02:40
  4. 4.
    Yaa Gyasi10/04/2020
    1:00:13
  5. 5.
    Jill Lepore09/27/2020
    55:06
  6. 6.
    The Science of Music with Indre Viskontas09/06/2020
    1:02:30
  7. 7.
    Trevor Noah08/30/2020
    1:07:07
  8. 8.
    Whoopi Goldberg08/23/2020
    58:28
  1. 9.
    Jeffrey Toobin and Preet Bharara08/16/2020
    1:03:59
  2. 10.
    The Buddhist on Death Row08/10/2020
    1:07:44
  3. 11.
    Maria Bamford08/02/2020
    1:06:59
  4. 12.
    Steve Kerr07/26/2020
    1:08:55
  5. 13.
    Charlie Kaufman07/19/2020
    58:24
  6. 14.
    The Science of Psychedelics with Robin Carhart-Harris07/12/2020
    59:21
  7. 15.
    Anna Wiener07/05/2020
    1:00:53
  8. 16.
    Brian Greene06/28/2020
    1:09:52
  9. 17.
    Hanif Abdurraqib 06/21/2020
    1:08:55
  10. 18.
    Ethics in Technology, with Ruha Benjamin and Meredith Whittaker06/14/2020
    1:01:34
  11. 19.
    Mary Karr and Kaveh Akbar06/07/2020
    1:06:23
  12. 20.
    Rebecca Solnit and Britt Marling05/31/2020
    1:07:25
  13. 21.
    Jia Tolentino and Jenna Wortham05/24/2020
    1:02:27
  14. 22.
    Your Undivided Attention: Persuasive Technology with Tristan Harris05/17/2020
    1:06:48
  15. 23.
    FEMAIL: The Art of Sustainable Fashion 05/10/2020
    1:01:07
  16. 24.
    Miranda July05/03/2020
    1:09:34
  17. 25.
    Remembering Oliver Sacks04/26/2020
    1:02:25
  18. 26.
    Peggy Orenstein04/19/2020
    1:06:30
  19. 27.
    Carmen Maria Machado and Namwali Serpell04/12/2020
    58:32
  20. 28.
    Dolores Huerta and Alice Waters04/05/2020
    1:10:14
  21. 29.
    Robert Reich03/29/2020
    1:06:54
  22. 30.
    Ocean Vuong03/22/2020
    1:09:47
  23. 31.
    Ottessa Moshfegh03/15/2020
    1:10:02
  24. 32.
    Dan Pfeiffer03/08/2020
    1:09:31
  25. 33.
    Sally Rooney 03/01/2020
    1:09:20
  26. 34.
    Adam Mansbach and W. Kamau Bell02/23/2020
    1:00:43
  27. 35.
    Raphael Bob-Waksberg02/16/2020
    1:09:57
  28. 36.
    "Eating Alone in My Car" with Melissa Broder 02/09/2020
    1:10:04
  29. 37.
    Ibram X. Kendi02/02/2020
    1:09:57
  30. 38.
    Ben Lerner and Maggie Nelson01/26/2020
    1:10:59
  31. 39.
    Mo Rocca01/19/2020
    1:09:47
  32. 40.
    Gloria Steinem01/12/2020
    1:07:12
  33. 41.
    Chris Hughes01/05/2020
    58:29
  34. 42.
    Liz Phair12/28/2019
    1:07:11
  35. 43.
    Andre Aciman and Andrew Sean Greer12/22/2019
    1:09:20
  36. 44.
    John Lithgow with Calvin Trillin12/15/2019
    1:08:34
  37. 45.
    Zadie Smith12/08/2019
    1:07:32
  38. 46.
    Ta-Nehisi Coates with Chris Jackson12/01/2019
    1:07:29
  39. 47.
    Ta-Nehisi Coates with Michael Chabon12/01/2019
    1:06:32
  40. 48.
    Pico Iyer11/24/2019
    1:09:26
  41. 49.
    Susan Sontag: Her Life and Work11/17/2019
    1:02:47
  42. 50.
    Governor Jerry Brown and Miriam Pawel11/10/2019
    1:08:46
  43. 51.
    Patti Smith11/03/2019
    1:05:16
  44. 52.
    Demi Moore10/27/2019
    58:30
  45. 53.
    Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey10/20/2019
    1:09:57
  46. 54.
    Rachel Maddow10/13/2019
    1:10:52
  47. 55.
    Malcolm Gladwell10/06/2019
    1:07:30
  48. 56.
    Dr. Jen Gunter08/25/2019
    1:09:24
  49. 57.
    Privacy and Technology 08/18/2019
    1:09:48
  50. 58.
    Amor Towles08/11/2019
    1:09:24
  51. 59.
    George Packer08/04/2019
    1:09:30
  52. 60.
    Jared Diamond07/21/2019
    1:08:57
  53. 61.
    Tom Sachs and Adam Savage07/15/2019
    59:51
  54. 62.
    Anand Giridharadas07/14/2019
    1:08:38
  55. 63.
    David Brooks07/07/2019
    1:11:54
  56. 64.
    Combating Climate Change with Bill McKibben and Mustafa Santiago Ali06/30/2019
    58:32
  57. 65.
    Samin Nosrat and Lindy West06/23/2019
    1:10:18
  58. 66.
    Jelani Cobb06/16/2019
    1:08:13
  59. 67.
    Michael Lewis06/09/2019
    1:10:35
  60. 68.
    "Still Processing" Live, with Jenna Wortham and Wesley Morris06/02/2019
    1:09:29
  61. 69.
    Stacey Abrams05/26/2019
    1:11:12
  62. 70.
    Ruth Reichl05/19/2019
    1:11:07
  63. 71.
    Dr. Michio Kaku05/12/2019
    1:06:17
  64. 72.
    Rachel Cusk05/05/2019
    1:01:16
  65. 73.
    "Ear Hustle" with Nigel Poor and Earlonne Woods04/28/2019
    1:08:50
  66. 74.
    "The Whole Brain Child" with Dr. Daniel Siegel04/21/2019
    59:32
  67. 75.
    Rebecca Solnit04/14/2019
    1:10:21
  68. 76.
    Tommy Orange04/07/2019
    1:05:35
  69. 77.
    Preet Bharara03/31/2019
    1:08:12
  70. 78.
    Marlon James03/24/2019
    1:09:15
  71. 79.
    Michael Tubbs03/17/2019
    1:09:37
  72. 80.
    Jad Abumrad03/10/2019
    1:19:15
  73. 81.
    Rebecca Traister03/03/2019
    1:19:00
  74. 82.
    Meg Wolitzer02/24/2019
    1:12:52
  75. 83.
    BJ Miller02/17/2019
    1:18:15
  76. 84.
    Jeff Tweedy02/10/2019
    1:09:41
  77. 85.
    Angela Davis and Ibram X. Kendi02/03/2019
    1:21:06
  78. 86.
    James Forman Jr.01/27/2019
    58:15
  79. 87.
    Nadine Burke Harris01/20/2019
    58:26
  80. 88.
    Kirsten Gillibrand01/13/2019
    59:37
  81. 89.
    Jonathan Franzen01/07/2019
    1:12:43
  82. 90.
    Al Madrigal12/30/2018
    1:02:01
  83. 91.
    Peter Sagal12/23/2018
    1:09:04
  84. 92.
    Eileen Myles12/17/2018
    1:14:37
  85. 93.
    Abbi Jacobson12/10/2018
    59:26
  86. 94.
    Artificial Intelligence: The Problem with Bias, with Kate Crawford12/04/2018
    58:05
  87. 95.
    Jill Soloway and Friends11/26/2018
    58:52
  88. 96.
    Barry Jenkins11/18/2018
    1:07:28
  89. 97.
    Susan Orlean11/13/2018
    1:04:25
  90. 98.
    Doris Kearns Goodwin11/04/2018
    1:05:08
  91. 99.
    The New York Times Op-Ed Live10/28/2018
    1:15:47
  92. 100.
    Fran Lebowitz10/21/2018
    1:11:12
  93. 101.
    Sally Field10/14/2018
    58:50
  94. 102.
    "The Daily" from the New York Times, with Michael Barbaro, Annie Brown, and Kevin Roose10/07/2018
    1:01:02
  95. 103.
    Mohsin Hamid & Pico Iyer09/30/2018
    58:29
  96. 104.
    Gary Shteyngart09/23/2018
    1:04:21
  97. 105.
    Questlove & Boots Riley09/14/2018
    57:38

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