Studio 360 with Kurt Anderson
News & Music Stations: Sun, 7 - 8am
- Hosted by Kurt Andersen
Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 is public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, host Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture. Life is busy — so let "Studio 360" steer you to the must-see movie this weekend, the next book for your nightstand, or the song that will change your life. "Studio 360" is also the place where astronauts play piano on the International Space Station, walk through steel monoliths with sculptor Richard Serra, and hang out with indie rock stars in an Omaha basement. Let "Studio 360" be your cultural guide.
Kurt Andersen began his career in journalism at NBC's Today program and at Time magazine, where he was an award-winning writer on politics and criminal justice and for eight years the magazine's architecture and design critic. Returning to Time in 1993 as editor-at-large, he wrote a weekly column on culture and from 1996 through 1999 he was a staff writer and columnist for The New Yorker. He was also a co-founder of Inside.com and Very Short List, editorial director of Colors magazine, and editor-in-chief of both New York and Spy magazines, the latter of which he co-founded.