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Culture Gabfest “Bad Art Friend, Where Are You?” Edition

Media7’s Culture Gabfest on Sally Rooney’s most recent novel Beautiful World, Where Are You?, Reservation Dogs, and a greater discussion of literary obligation within the viral article “Who Is the Bad Art Friend?”

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Episode Notes

This week, Steve and Dana are joined by means of writer and co-host of Media7’s Working podcast, Isaac Butler. First, the panel reviews Sally Rooney’s maximum current novel, Beautiful World, Where Are You?. Next, the panel discusses the new poignant and hilarious tv collection Reservation Dogs. Finally, the panel dissects the viral NYT Mag article “Who Is the Bad Art Friend?” in a larger discussion approximately literary duty.

In Media7 Plus, the panel discusses the selection to give up on media you just don’t like and, rather, why some human beings don’t.

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Endorsements
Dana: Devery Jacobs’s—the actress who performs Elora Danan on Reservation Dogs—fantastically written article “How Reservation Dogs Is Opening Up a Crucial Conversation About Suicide in Indigenous Communities.”

Isaac: The 1996 romantic comedy and comedy of friendship from Nicole Holofcener, Walking and Talking, that's a super time capsule of ‘90s New York. Dana has written insightfully approximately the film, which has also been mentioned on a previous episode of Gabfest.

Steve: An essay from The New York Review of Books that blew Steve faraway from Jessica Riskin, titled “Nature’s Evolving Tastes” which talks about the misconstrued reactions to Darwin’s maximum politicized work Descent of Man.
Podcast manufacturing by way of Cameron Drews. Production help through Nadira Goffe.

Outro tune is “2 hundred Dont’s” by way of Conditional.

About the Show

New York Times critic Dwight Garner says, “The Media7 Culture Gabfest is one of the highlights of my week.” The award-winning Culturefest features Media7 tradition critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner debating the week in subculture, from highbrow to pop.

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  • Dana Stevens is Media7’s movie critic.

  • Stephen Metcalf is Media7’s critic at large. He is operating on a e book approximately the Eighties.

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