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Longform

By Longform

A weekly conversation with a non-fiction writer about how they got their start and how they tell stories. Co-produced by Longform and The Atavist.

  1. 1.
    Bonus Episode: Dan Taberski12/14/2018
    51:08
  2. 2.
    Episode 322: Maria Streshinsky12/12/2018
    37:18
  3. 3.
    Episode 321: Nicholas Schmidle12/05/2018
    59:50
  4. 4.
    Episode 320: Irin Carmon11/28/2018
    1:02:43
  5. 5.
    Episode 319: Madeleine Baran11/21/2018
    1:07:24
  6. 6.
    Episode 318: Beth Macy11/14/2018
    1:06:54
  7. 7.
    Episode 317: Paige Williams11/07/2018
    1:01:24
  8. 8.
    Episode 316: Joe Hagan10/31/2018
    1:13:04
  1. 9.
    Episode 315: Elizabeth Kolbert10/24/2018
    59:21
  2. 10.
    Episode 314: Lisa Brennan-Jobs10/17/2018
    1:17:10
  3. 11.
    Episode 313: Liana Finck10/10/2018
    1:07:42
  4. 12.
    Episode 312: Rebecca Traister10/03/2018
    1:18:16
  5. 13.
    Episode 311: Jerry Saltz09/26/2018
    1:05:26
  6. 14.
    Episode 310: Eli Saslow09/19/2018
    1:03:56
  7. 15.
    Episode 309: Jeanne Marie Laskas09/12/2018
    1:01:54
  8. 16.
    Episode 297: Elif Batuman, author of "Japan's Rent-a-Family Industry" and "The Idiot"09/05/2018
    1:05:03
  9. 17.
    Episode 308: Jon Caramanica08/29/2018
    1:03:28
  10. 18.
    Episode 307: Jeff Maysh08/22/2018
    1:10:06
  11. 19.
    Episode 306: David Marchese08/15/2018
    52:40
  12. 20.
    Episode 305: Nathaniel Rich08/08/2018
    1:03:44
  13. 21.
    Episode 304: Laura June08/01/2018
    55:16
  14. 22.
    Episode 303: Rukmini Callimachi07/25/2018
    1:41:32
  15. 23.
    Episode 302: Megan Greenwell07/18/2018
    1:11:26
  16. 24.
    Episode 301: Bryan Fogel07/11/2018
    50:54
  17. 25.
    Episode 260: Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah, Pulitzer-winning author of "A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof"07/04/2018
    52:47
  18. 26.
    Episode 300: May Jeong06/27/2018
    48:37
  19. 27.
    Episode 299: Helen Rosner06/20/2018
    1:16:41
  20. 28.
    Episode 298: Reeves Wiedeman06/13/2018
    56:18
  21. 29.
    Episode 297: Elif Batuman06/06/2018
    1:07:29
  22. 30.
    Episode 296: Leon Neyfakh05/30/2018
    56:03
  23. 31.
    Episode 295: Deborah Fallows and James Fallows05/23/2018
    1:04:44
  24. 32.
    Episode 294: Sheila Heti05/16/2018
    57:40
  25. 33.
    Episode 293: Adam Davidson05/09/2018
    53:48
  26. 34.
    Episode 292: Lauren Hilgers05/02/2018
    48:45
  27. 35.
    Episode 291: Charlie Warzel04/25/2018
    45:48
  28. 36.
    Episode 290: Michelle Dean04/18/2018
    1:07:14
  29. 37.
    Episode 289: Craig Mod04/11/2018
    49:00
  30. 38.
    Episode 288: Tom Bissell04/04/2018
    52:49
  31. 39.
    Episode 287: Will Mackin03/28/2018
    1:03:25
  32. 40.
    Episode 286: Nitasha Tiku03/21/2018
    43:32
  33. 41.
    Episode 285: Chana Joffe-Walt03/14/2018
    58:03
  34. 42.
    Episode 284: Joe Weisenthal03/07/2018
    1:01:49
  35. 43.
    Episode 283: Sean Fennessey02/28/2018
    1:09:14
  36. 44.
    Episode 282: Jenna Wortham02/21/2018
    59:15
  37. 45.
    Episode 281: Michael Idov02/14/2018
    43:36
  38. 46.
    Episode 280: Liliana Segura02/07/2018
    1:04:08
  39. 47.
    Episode 279: Seth Wickersham01/31/2018
    53:01
  40. 48.
    Episode 278: Nathan Thornburgh 01/24/2018
    49:12
  41. 49.
    Episode 277: Kiera Feldman01/17/2018
    56:12
  42. 50.
    Episode 276: Azmat Khan01/10/2018
    1:00:14
  43. 51.
    Episode 210: Ben Taub, New Yorker Staff Writer01/03/2018
    1:15:14
  44. 52.
    Episode 254: Maggie Haberman, New York Times White House Correspondent12/27/2017
    46:02
  45. 53.
    Episode 275: Tina Brown12/20/2017
    50:04
  46. 54.
    Episode 274: Mara Shalhoup12/13/2017
    39:21
  47. 55.
    Episode 273: Zoe Chace12/06/2017
    1:05:54
  48. 56.
    Episode 272: Jason Leopold11/29/2017
    1:03:25
  49. 57.
    Episode 271: Kara Swisher11/22/2017
    1:02:25
  50. 58.
    Episode 270: Tyler Cowen11/15/2017
    47:36
  51. 59.
    Episode 269: Jodi Kantor11/08/2017
    55:10
  52. 60.
    Episode 268: Jim Nelson11/01/2017
    1:03:03
  53. 61.
    Episode 267: Sarah Ellison10/25/2017
    44:15
  54. 62.
    Episode 266: Patricia Bosworth10/18/2017
    38:44
  55. 63.
    Episode 265: Michael Barbaro10/11/2017
    1:01:43
  56. 64.
    Episode 264: Vanessa Grigoriadis10/04/2017
    48:48
  57. 65.
    Episode 263: Jelani Cobb09/27/2017
    57:06
  58. 66.
    Episode 262: PJ Vogt of Reply All (Part 2)09/20/2017
    55:41
  59. 67.
    Episode 262: Alex Goldman of Reply All (Part 1)09/20/2017
    53:04
  60. 68.
    Episode 261: Hillary Clinton09/13/2017
    54:12
  61. 69.
    Episode 260: Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah 09/06/2017
    53:41
  62. 70.
    Episode 259: Ellen Barry08/30/2017
    43:57
  63. 71.
    Episode 258: Kate Fagan08/22/2017
    50:02
  64. 72.
    Episode 257: Jay Caspian Kang08/16/2017
    53:23
  65. 73.
    Episode 256: David Gessner08/09/2017
    50:10
  66. 74.
    Episode 255: Matthew Klam08/02/2017
    51:55
  67. 75.
    Episode 254: Maggie Haberman07/26/2017
    50:11
  68. 76.
    Episode 253: Steven Levy07/19/2017
    57:58
  69. 77.
    Episode 252: Mark Bowden07/12/2017
    42:57
  70. 78.
    Episode 239: S-Town's Brian Reed07/05/2017
    1:12:06
  71. 79.
    Episode 251: Ginger Thompson06/28/2017
    1:01:16
  72. 80.
    Episode 250: Patricia Lockwood06/21/2017
    41:14
  73. 81.
    Episode 249: John Grisham06/14/2017
    50:52
  74. 82.
    Episode 248: Erin Lee Carr06/07/2017
    57:49
  75. 83.
    Episode 247: Ariel Levy05/31/2017
    54:57
  76. 84.
    Episode 246: Jeffrey Gettleman05/24/2017
    52:52
  77. 85.
    Episode 245: Rafe Bartholomew05/17/2017
    55:47
  78. 86.
    Episode 244: Nick Bilton05/10/2017
    59:04
  79. 87.
    Episode 243: Samin Nosrat05/03/2017
    58:41
  80. 88.
    Episode 242: Sarah Menkedick04/26/2017
    34:09
  81. 89.
    Episode 241: David Grann04/19/2017
    1:13:36
  82. 90.
    Episode 240: Alex Kotlowitz04/12/2017
    52:02
  83. 91.
    Episode 239: Brian Reed04/05/2017
    1:13:12
  84. 92.
    Episode 238: Hrishikesh Hirway03/29/2017
    45:47
  85. 93.
    Episode 237: Sheelah Kolhatkar03/22/2017
    1:02:44
  86. 94.
    Episode 236: Al Baker03/15/2017
    1:01:05
  87. 95.
    Episode 235: Caity Weaver03/08/2017
    46:00
  88. 96.
    Episode 234: Matthew Cole03/01/2017
    1:00:04
  89. 97.
    Episode 233: Alexis C. Madrigal02/22/2017
    57:37
  90. 98.
    Episode 232: Ana Marie Cox02/15/2017
    51:11
  91. 99.
    Episode 231: Brooke Gladstone02/08/2017
    46:22
  92. 100.
    Episode 230: Ezra Edelman02/01/2017
    1:02:56
  93. 101.
    Episode 229: Alexey Kovalev01/25/2017
    29:32
  94. 102.
    Episode 228: Jeff Sharlet01/18/2017
    54:39
  95. 103.
    Episode 227: Jace Clayton01/11/2017
    47:01
  96. 104.
    Episode 226: Terry Gross01/04/2017
    1:21:57
  97. 105.
    Episode 225: Ta-Nehisi Coates12/21/2016
    1:00:56
  98. 106.
    Episode 224: Hua Hsu12/14/2016
    37:41
  99. 107.
    Episode 223: Carl Zimmer12/07/2016
    54:28
  100. 108.
    Episode 222: Wesley Lowery11/30/2016
    47:17
  101. 109.
    Episode 221: Adam Moss11/23/2016
    59:28
  102. 110.
    Episode 220: Kyle Chayka11/16/2016
    37:51
  103. 111.
    Episode 219: Susan Casey11/11/2016
    43:55
  104. 112.
    Episode 218: Wesley Morris11/02/2016
    1:00:22
  105. 113.
    Episode 217: Doreen St. Félix10/26/2016
    1:02:26
  106. 114.
    Episode 216: Emily Witt10/19/2016
    54:32
  107. 115.
    Episode 215: Krista Tippett10/12/2016
    55:38
  108. 116.
    Episode 214: Luke Dittrich10/05/2016
    56:08
  109. 117.
    Episode 213: A.J. Daulerio09/28/2016
    1:02:16
  110. 118.
    Episode 212: Julia Turner09/21/2016
    1:03:32
  111. 119.
    Episode 211: Naomi Zeichner09/14/2016
    46:31
  112. 120.
    Episode 210: Ben Taub09/07/2016
    1:16:55
  113. 121.
    Episode 209: Sarah Schweitzer08/31/2016
    45:51
  114. 122.
    Episode 208: Rachel Monroe08/24/2016
    51:42
  115. 123.
    Episode 207: McKay Coppins08/19/2016
    39:15
  116. 124.
    Episode 206: Gabriel Sherman08/17/2016
    55:56
  117. 125.
    Special 'Love and Ruin' Reissue: Jon Mooallem08/12/2016
    52:08
  118. 126.
    Episode 205: Ezra Klein08/10/2016
    1:05:46
  119. 127.
    Episode 204: Malcolm Gladwell08/03/2016
    51:04
  120. 128.
    Episode 203: Ellis Jones07/27/2016
    32:38
  121. 129.
    Episode 202: David Remnick07/20/2016
    1:05:40
  122. 130.
    Episode 201: T. Christian Miller & Ken Armstrong07/13/2016
    52:48
  123. 131.
    Episode 200: Jack Hitt07/06/2016
    57:54
  124. 132.
    Episode 199: Kathryn Schulz06/29/2016
    59:37
  125. 133.
    Bonus Episode: Shane Bauer06/27/2016
    47:59
  126. 134.
    Episode 198: Frank Rich06/22/2016
    46:27
  127. 135.
    Bonus Episode: Louisa Thomas and Evan Thomas06/19/2016
    57:47
  128. 136.
    Episode 197: Nikole Hannah-Jones06/15/2016
    48:44
  129. 137.
    Episode 196: Jon Favreau06/08/2016
    1:06:12
  130. 138.
    Episode 195: Leah Finnegan06/01/2016
    52:00
  131. 139.
    Episode 194: Pablo S. Torre05/25/2016
    57:24
  132. 140.
    Episode 193: Robin Marantz Henig05/18/2016
    56:50
  133. 141.
    Episode 192: Seymour Hersh05/11/2016
    40:39
  134. 142.
    Episode 191: Kelly McEvers05/04/2016
    56:51
  135. 143.
    Bonus Episode: Evan Ratliff04/29/2016
    46:07
  136. 144.
    Episode 190: Susie Cagle04/27/2016
    41:23
  137. 145.
    Episode 189: Maciej Ceglowski04/20/2016
    59:54
  138. 146.
    Episode 188: Nate Silver04/13/2016
    54:37
  139. 147.
    Episode 187: Elizabeth Gilbert04/06/2016
    1:17:05
  140. 148.
    Episode 186: Gabriel Synder03/30/2016
    45:00
  141. 149.
    Episode 185: Ben Smith03/23/2016
    58:34
  142. 150.
    Episode 184: Daniel Alarcón03/16/2016
    1:00:00
  143. 151.
    Episode 183: Jia Tolentino03/09/2016
    1:01:23
  144. 152.
    Episode 182: Heather Havrilesky03/02/2016
    1:00:19
  145. 153.
    Episode 181: Wesley Yang02/24/2016
    53:27
  146. 154.
    Episode 180: Mishka Shubaly02/17/2016
    50:37
  147. 155.
    Episode 179: Heben Nigatu and Tracy Clayton02/10/2016
    1:15:33
  148. 156.
    Episode 178: Michael J. Mooney02/03/2016
    58:40
  149. 157.
    Episode 177: Alex Perry01/27/2016
    57:44
  150. 158.
    Episode 176: Grant Wahl01/20/2016
    51:26
  151. 159.
    Episode 175: Brooke Gladstone01/13/2016
    1:03:31
  152. 160.
    Episode 174: Venkatesh Rao01/05/2016
    54:29
  153. 161.
    Episode 173: Doug McGray12/23/2015
    59:54
  154. 162.
    Episode 172: Kliph Nesteroff12/16/2015
    1:02:51
  155. 163.
    Episode 171: Adrian Chen12/09/2015
    49:03
  156. 164.
    Episode 170: Aleksandar Hemon at the Miami Book Fair12/04/2015
    34:38
  157. 165.
    Episode 169: Chip Kidd at the Miami Book Fair12/02/2015
    37:42
  158. 166.
    Episode 168: Ta-Nehisi Coates11/25/2015
    1:06:40
  159. 167.
    Episode 167: Kurt Andersen11/18/2015
    1:00:49
  160. 168.
    Episode 166: Ed Caesar11/11/2015
    48:48
  161. 169.
    Episode 165: Jazmine Hughes11/04/2015
    46:19
  162. 170.
    Episode 164: Lena Dunham10/28/2015
    25:26
  163. 171.
    Episode 163: Matthew Shaer10/21/2015
    1:00:20
  164. 172.
    Episode 162: John Seabrook10/14/2015
    1:05:56
  165. 173.
    Episode 161: Karina Longworth10/07/2015
    50:32
  166. 174.
    Episode 160: Jessica Hopper09/30/2015
    1:05:36
  167. 175.
    Episode 159: Ira Glass09/23/2015
    1:10:00
  168. 176.
    Episode 158: Peter Hessler (live)09/16/2015
    38:30
  169. 177.
    Episode 157: Margo Jefferson09/09/2015
    1:09:28
  170. 178.
    Episode 156: Renata Adler09/02/2015
    1:22:22
  171. 179.
    Episode 155: S.L. Price08/26/2015
    51:19
  172. 180.
    Episode 154: William Finnegan08/19/2015
    56:57
  173. 181.
    Episode 153: Tim Ferriss08/12/2015
    1:03:05
  174. 182.
    Episode 152: Carol Loomis08/05/2015
    1:00:26
  175. 183.
    Bonus Episode: Noreen Malone07/31/2015
    19:58
  176. 184.
    Episode 151: Ian Urbina07/29/2015
    43:23
  177. 185.
    Episode 150: Margaret Sullivan07/22/2015
    45:30
  178. 186.
    Episode 85: Tavi Gevinson07/15/2015
    1:01:13
  179. 187.
    Episode 149: Ross Andersen07/08/2015
    48:12
  180. 188.
    Episode 148: Anna Holmes07/01/2015
    1:00:11
  181. 189.
    Episode 147: James Verini06/24/2015
    51:36
  182. 190.
    Episode 146: Rembert Browne06/17/2015
    1:00:26
  183. 191.
    Episode 145: Ashlee Vance06/10/2015
    58:15
  184. 192.
    Episode 144: Cheryl Strayed06/03/2015
    1:43:40
  185. 193.
    Episode 143: Masha Gessen05/27/2015
    1:11:49
  186. 194.
    Episode 142: Sarah Maslin Nir05/20/2015
    49:29
  187. 195.
    Episode 141: Stephen J. Dubner05/13/2015
    47:04
  188. 196.
    Episode 140: George Quraishi05/06/2015
    53:12
  189. 197.
    Episode 139: Andy Greenwald04/29/2015
    1:06:51
  190. 198.
    Episode 138: Alexis Okeowo04/21/2015
    59:20
  191. 199.
    Episode 137: Rachel Syme04/15/2015
    40:38
  192. 200.
    Episode 136: Anna Sale04/08/2015
    1:05:15

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