Interviews with writers, journalists, filmmakers, and podcasters about how they do their work. Hosted by Aaron Lammer, Max Linsky, and Evan Ratliff.



Episode 461: Jay Caspian Kang

Jay Caspian Kang is a contributor at New York Times Magazine. His new book is The Loneliest Americans.

”I have a lot of thoughts and talk to people to make sure my thoughts are right, or change them because I think they're wrong. What more does one want out of an intellectual life? It's good work.”

Show notes:

  • @jaycaspiankang
  • Kang on Longform
  • Kang on Longform Podcast (Apr 2013)
  • Kang on Longform Podcast (Aug 2017)
  • Kang’s New York Times Magazine newsletter
  • 5:00 "The High Is Always the Pain and the Pain Is Always the High" (The Morning News • Oct 2010)
  • 12:00 "Bing Liu Sees Skateboarding as a Tool for Life" (New York Times Magazine • Jan 2019)
  • 35:00 Time To Say Goodbye podcast

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 2021-10-20  47m