The Leonard Lopate Show


Leonard Lopate hosts the conversation New Yorkers turn to each afternoon for insight into contemporary art, theater, and literature, plus expert tips about the ever-important lunchtime topic: food.


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Home Repair That Won't Break the Bank

August 8th, 2018

The show’s original “Gurus of How-To,” Alvin and Lawrence Ubell, discuss all things home repair.  This segment is guest hosted by Nancy Giles. Go to Episode

Flying High, Beating the Odds

August 8th, 2018

Keith O’Brien discusses his new book, Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History. Between the world wars, airplane racing… Go to Episode

The Effects of Charlottesville Now

August 7th, 2018

FRONTLINE correspondent A.C. Thompson discusses Documenting Hate: Charlottesville. Made in collaboration with ProPublica, this investigation exposes… Go to Episode

How the Financial Crash Changed the World

August 7th, 2018

On the 10th anniversary of the financial crisis, Adam Tooze discusses his new book Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World. Tooze… Go to Episode