The Paris Review

By The Paris Review and Stitcher

An audio odyssey behind the scenes at the world's most legendary literary magazine. A phantasmagoric blend of stories, archival tape, and interviews with the likes of James Baldwin, Ernest Hemingway, and Dorothy Parker. Plus, the cutting-edge writers of our time.

  1. 1.
    BONUS: Celebrating N. Scott Momaday
    10:35
  2. 2.
    BONUS: Crucial Handshakes (A celebration of issues 233 and 234)
    35:46
  3. 3.
    18. A Tree Grows Live in Brooklyn (A Live Recording at On Air Fest 2020)
    32:16
  4. 4.
    17. Odd Planets (with Charlotte Rampling, Simone de Beauvoir, Danez Smith, Griffin Dunne, Henry Green, Sarah Manguso, and WS Merwin)
    47:05
  5. 5.
    16. Lift and Fall (with Tennessee Williams, Charles Wright, Bill Callahan, J.M. Holmes, Anne Sexton, and Jenny Slate)
    44:55
  6. 6.
    15. Memory, Rich Memory (with Dylan Thomas, Salman Rushdie, Sharon Olds, Alexandra Kleeman, Devendra Banhart, and Paulé Bártón)
    46:24
  7. 7.
    14. Making Light (with Philip Roth, Jason Alexander, Lucille Clifton, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Brenda Shaughnessy)
    54:00
  8. 8.
    13. Before the Light (with Toni Morrison, Molly Ringwald, Mary Terrier, Alex Dimitrov)
    36:21
  1. 9.
    Season 2 Trailer: The Paris Review Podcast Returns
    2:43
  2. 10.
    Time Has Stood Still: Philip Roth (1933–2018)
    12:11
  3. 11.
    12. Thunder, They Told Her (with Jamaica Kincaid, James Salter, Dick Cavett, Sadie Stein, Frederick Seidel, Robert Bly, and Caitlin Youngquist)
    56:16
  4. 12.
    11. Tomorrow's Reason (with Hunter S. Thompson, George Plimpton, Terry McDonell, Pablo Neruda, Antonio Gueudinot, Amie Barrodale, Paul Heesang Miller)
    47:51
  5. 13.
    10. The Occasional Dream (with Frank O'Hara, David Sedaris, Joy Williams, Mary-Louise Parker, Roberto Bolaño, Dakota Johnson, John Ashbery, Steve Gunn, John Jermiah Sullivan, Robert Johnson)
    45:05
  6. 14.
    9. God, Etc. (with Jesse Eisenberg, Benjamin Nugent, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Kristen Dombek)
    45:09
  7. 15.
    8. Questionable Behavior (with Dorothy Parker, Stockard Channing, Anna Sale, Alexia Arthurs, Helga Davis, Blair Fuller, John Guare, Idra Novey, Elena Wilkinson, Jeff Gleaves)
    50:48
  8. 16.
    7. The Listening Forest (with Eudora Welty, George Plimpton, Denise Levertov, Ottessa Moshfegh, Glynis Bell)
    49:57
  9. 17.
    6. The Beetle and the Butterfly (with David Sedaris, Eudora Welty, George Plimpton, Sharon Olds, Peter Ho Davies)
    48:39
  10. 18.
    5. To See You Again (with Lucia Berlin, Alison Fraser, Brian Cullman, Eileen Myles, Caleb Crain)
    37:51
  11. 19.
    4. Missed Connections (with Marc Maron, Sam Lipsyte, Robert Pattinson, James Wright, Sadie Stein, George Plimpton)
    46:13
  12. 20.
    3. I Was There (with James Baldwin, LeVar Burton, Morgan Parker, Dorothea Lasky, Dakota Johnson, Raymond Carver)
    37:50
  13. 21.
    2. Always Leaving (with Jack Kerouac, Hailey Gates, Erica Ehrenberg, Shelly Oria, Donnetta Lavinia Grays)
    35:59
  14. 22.
    1. Times of Cloud (with Eileen Myles, Wallace Shawn, Maya Angelou, Sadie Stein)
    45:54
  15. 23.
    Coming soon: The Paris Review Podcast
    4:16

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