Culture Gabfest
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 19 2014 11:29 AMIs Italian Oscar Nominee The Great Beauty a Sumptuous Feast or a Pretentious Mess?
Feb. 5 2014 11:01 AMRosanne Cash Names Her Favorite Rosanne Cash Song
Jan. 22 2014 12:01 PMShould the Allegations Against Woody Allen Affect How We Feel About His Movies?
Jan. 8 2014 12:49 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Do Androids Dream of Joaquin Phoenix?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Her, Isaac Asimov’s predictions for 2014, and the pretense of anonymity in restaurant criticism.
Dec. 25 2013 10:00 AMWhat Makes for “Good Conversation”?
Dec. 11 2013 1:02 PMThe Culture Gabfest “All That Chintz” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Inside Llewyn Davis, the threat of “smarm,” and “Interwoven Globe” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Nov. 27 2013 1:04 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Over the River and Through the Woods” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Nebraska, new online shopping site the Prowl, and the highs and lows of Thanksgiving fare.
Nov. 13 2013 11:43 AMWhat Makes Scandal So Addictive?
Oct. 30 2013 11:42 AMIs Romeo and Juliet a Good Play? Slate’s Culture Gabfest Discusses.
Oct. 16 2013 11:01 AMThe Culture Gabfest “We’re Not Here to Fish” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Captain Phillips, the SAT writing section, and Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize.
Oct. 2 2013 9:58 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Butchery and Bitchery” EditionSlate’s podcast about Drake’s new album, hatchet job book reviews, and Apple’s new operating system iOS7.
Sept. 18 2013 9:49 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Can Someone Show Me How to Laugh Deeply?” EditionA special call-in edition of Slate’s Culture Gabfest, in which topics range from globalization to chicken husbandry.
Sept. 4 2013 11:27 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Working-Class Slag From a Crap Town” EditionSlate’s podcast about the new film Drinking Buddies, increasing human life expectancy, and Simon Doonan’s latest book The Asylum.
Aug. 21 2013 11:07 AMThe Culture Gabfest “In a World Without Steve and Dana” EditionSlate's podcast about the new film In a World, experiments in online longform journalism, and “Blurred Lines.”
Aug. 7 2013 10:24 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Take It to the Bridge” EditionSlate's podcast about The Spectacular Now, the FX crime drama The Bridge, and the power of melody.
Feb. 12 2014 12:33 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Piece of Resistance” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Lego Movie, how the Sochi games affect U.S. views of Russia, and historical photos on Twitter.
Jan. 29 2014 2:15 PMIn What World Could Philomena Win Best Picture?
Jan. 15 2014 10:42 AMThe Culture Gabfest “From Now on This Gabfest Is a Space for Silent Reflection” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on True Detective, The Spoils of Babylon, and the absence of African-American artists at the top of Billboard charts.
Jan. 2 2014 12:55 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Wolfie Is My Safe Word” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Wolf of Wall Street, Call the Midwife, and Britney Spears’ Las Vegas residency.
Dec. 18 2013 6:24 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Don’t Put Metal in the Science Oven” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on American Hustle, the Danish political drama Borgen, and long-form journalism in the digital age.
Dec. 4 2013 2:27 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Eat My Shortz” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on HBO’s Getting On, the saga of “Diane in 7A,” and the crossword puzzles with Will Shortz.
Nov. 20 2013 10:31 AMWill Matthew McConaughey Win an Oscar for Dallas Buyers Club?
Nov. 6 2013 12:01 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Two-Thirds French” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Blue is the Warmest Color, The Returned, and Claudia Roth-Pierpont’s new book Roth Unbound.
Oct. 23 2013 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Radiators and Bassoons” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on 12 Years a Slave, Up Late with Alec Baldwin, and Welcome to Night Vale.
Oct. 9 2013 10:37 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Watch Out for the Dildo” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Alfonso Cuarón’s new film Gravity, Masters of Sex, and “coolness” in 2013.
Sept. 25 2013 3:54 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Live From Brooklyn” EditionA Brooklyn live show of Slate’s Culture Gabfest, in which the critics discuss Enough Said, “Brooklyn” the brand, and Grand Theft Auto V.
Sept. 11 2013 10:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Log-Toting Salinger” EditionSlate’s podcast about the new documentary Salinger, popularity in the Internet age, and changes at the Onion.
Aug. 28 2013 12:49 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Flirting With Vomit” EditionSlate's podcast about the new film The World’s End, Miley Cyrus’ “racy” performance at the MTV Video Music Awards, and amusement parks.
Aug. 14 2013 12:35 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Summer Strut” EditionSlate's podcast about Larry David’s new HBO movie Clear History, the dearth of women in philosophy, and the Summer Strut 2013 playlist.
July 31 2013 10:28 AMThe Culture Gabfest “It Was a Dark and Stormy Gabfest” EditionSlate's podcast about Woody Allen’s new film Blue Jasmine, racism on Big Brother, and first lines in literature.