Stories by Greta Johnsen
Self portraits, LEGOs, and cancel culture. The Nerdette panel is back to unpack the week.
This week, we take a look at complicated friendships in our lives: unvaccinated friends, Facebook friends, and ‘bad art friends.’
We discuss deals with the devil, intergalactic warfare, and defiant joy with author Ryka Aoki.
We talk to two trailblazing guests: former NCAA swimmer Schuyler Bailar and tubist Richard Antoine White.
Lit Society Pod co-hosts Kari Herrera and Alexis Honoria join Greta to process Michelle Zauner’s new memoir.
It’s all TV and trees this week! We’re joined by culture reporter Hannah Giorgis, canopy ecologist Meg Lowman, and two “Bachelor”-ologists.
Nerdette’s resident epidemiologist is back! We talk to infectious disease expert Emily Landon about the Delta variant and how much we should be bracing ourselves for winter.
On this week’s episode, we talk about hitting your limit and what to do next.
We talk music news with Jasmine Garsd (NPR) and Jill Hopkins (Vocalo), check in with actor Harvey Guillén (‘What We Do in the Shadows’), and walk through an American Medical Association report that could make life a lot easier for trans and intersex folks.
It’s our long-awaited episode on ‘Klara and the Sun’! We dive into Kazuo Ishiguro’s latest with ‘Divergent’ author Veronica Roth and writer Anita Felicelli.