92Y Talks

Marissa Mayer talks with Josh Tyrangiel about her childhood in Wisconsin, her experience as one of the few women in the Stanford Computer Science department at Princeton to the early days of Google. It was recorded in March 27, 2012, months before she became CEO of Yahoo.

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Poet, confessor, political firebrand, tongue-twisting genius. Ranked as one of the greatest and most influential rappers in history, Nas shares his remarkable story. Recorded January 8, 2013 at 92nd Street Y.

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If you've ever eaten at Blue Hill or Blue Hill at Stone Barns, you'll know that Dan Barber is one of the most innovative chefs on the planet. He's also one of the most influential—which is why the publication of his new book, The Third Plate, is making waves that extend way beyond the "foodie" community. He's joined by "This American Life" host Ira Glass as he proposes a new pattern of eating rooted in cooking with and celebrating the whole farm—a cuisine as sustainable as it is delicious. Recorded June 11, 2014 at 92nd Street Y.

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Bill O'Reilly dishes to Geraldo Rivera on President Obama, Bill and Hillary Clinton, the minimum wage, his colleagues at FOX, Vladimir Putin, Stop and Frisk, potential Presidential candidates in 2016, and lots more. Recorded June 18, 2014 at 92nd Street Y.

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Judge Judy Sheindlin, the irrepressible judge of the #1 show in daytime television, “Judge Judy,” shares her common-sense approach to justice and life in a one-on-one interview with Katie Couric. The Judge discusses her no-holds-barred style; her long career in Family Court and starting a second career after the age of 50. Recorded September 17, 2013 at 92nd Street Y.

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Renowned British ethologist, Richard Dawkins, discusses science and religion with physicist and World Science Festival co-founder Brian Greene. Recorded September 24, 2013 at 92nd Street Y.

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Recorded on June 8th 2010, long time friends Salman Rushdie and the late Chris Hitchens discuss his life, his work, and his memoir Hitch 22.

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Drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, New York Times best-selling author and member of The Roots -- Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, is the unmistakable heartbeat of Philadelphia's most influential hip-hop group. Here he talks with Rolling Stones's Anthony DeCurtis on The Roots, Jimmy Fallon and getting dropped from Def Jam on his birthday.

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Portlandia's co-creator-writer-stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein join Ophira Eisenberg at New York's 92nd Street Y for a conversation about their creative process and the unique careers that brought them together on this hilarious and award-winning show. This was recorded on February 25, 2014.

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