American Masters Podcast
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This season the American Masters Podcast presents "Revolutionary Writers," 10 episodes that look at the artists that challenge and shape our thoughts through the power of the written word. The American Masters Podcast features new interviews with contemporary artists, along with previously unreleased interviews from the series’ 30+ years of award-winning documentary films. Subscribe now!
||CleanSusan Sarandon, Emina Soljanin, and Alexandra Dean on actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr||Young women entrepreneurs today can find inspirat…||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.10. The Poet: Dr. Maya Angelou||The venerable poet, writer, activist, dancer and …||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.09. The Poet: Tracy K. Smith||We sit down with U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smit…||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.08. The Songwriter: Willie Nelson||Willie Nelson is a superstar of country music (“R…||11/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.07. The Songwriter: Bonnie "Prince" Billy||Will Oldham is an enigmatic singer/songwriter who…||11/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.06. The Horror Writer: Edgar Allan Poe||Edgar Allan Poe is a global literary icon, best k…||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.05. The Horror Writer: John Carpenter||Known as "The Horror Master," John Carpenter is H…||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.04. The Comedy Writer: Margaret Cho||In this new interview, comedian Margaret Cho talk…||9/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.03. The Comedy Writer: Mel Brooks||Satire is often described as one of the most powe…||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi on artist Tyrus Wong||“American Masters: Tyrus” filmmaker Pamela Tom in…||9/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.02. The Playwright: Arthur Miller||Witch hunts, political hysteria, and paranoia! Li…||8/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2.01. The Playwright: Suzan-Lori Parks||Season 2 of the American Masters Podcast looks at…||8/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRuben Santiago-Hudson on playwright August Wilson||Host and series executive producer Michael Kantor…||1/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.10. Filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady||Listen as host and series executive producer Mich…||10/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNorman Lear and comedian Hasan Minhaj||Comedian Hasan Minhaj, senior correspondent for T…||10/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.09. Author Gloria Naylor on the American Dream||We remember novelist Gloria Naylor, who died Sept…||10/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoan Baez and Dar Williams Sing “If I Wrote You”||Listen to singer-songwriters Joan Baez and Dar Wi…||10/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.08. Singer-songwriters Dar Williams and Joan Baez||American folk music icon Joan Baez began her sing…||9/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.07. Nina Bernstein and June Norton on singer Ella Fitzgerald||Before jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald became the Fir…||9/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.06. Tennis players Venus Williams and Chris Evert on Billie Jean King||Celebrate the 2016 U.S. Open with tennis supersta…||8/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.05. Singer-songwriter Patti Smith on the Scene||Singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist Patti S…||8/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.04. We Love Lucy!||Late comedian, actress, producer and television l…||7/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.03. Comedian Betty White on Carol Burnett||American comedian, actor and nonagenarian Betty W…||7/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.02. Lena Horne on Lena Horne||American singer, dancer, actress and civil rights…||7/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1.01. Activist Gloria Steinem on Marilyn Monroe||The first season of the American Masters Podcast …||6/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing the American Masters Podcast!||The poet Muriel Rukeyser once wrote that the Univ…||6/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Wonderful to hear producer Gail Levin and Gloria Steinem have an in-depth discussion on Marilyn Monroe's significance as an American icon. Looking forward to more treasures from the American Masters vault!
This is such a gem of a podcast! Super interesting to hear Gloria Steinem talk about such an iconic female figure like Marilyn Monroe. Excited for the next episode!