n+1 Podcast

n+1 magazine

The n+1 podcast is a monthly show of arts, politics, theory, and literature, featuring interviews, readings, stories, and more. Produced by Aaron Braun, Malcolm Donaldson, Moira Donegan, and Eric Wen with n+1 magazine.
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Episode 34: Sour Heart

0:00 | Aug 1st, 2017

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, Jenny Zhang reads her short story "Why Were They Throwing Bricks?" featured in Issue 28. The story is excerpted from her forthcoming collection Sour Heart.
Episode 33: A Dalliance with Transhumanism

0:00 | Jun 22nd, 2017

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, Nausicaa Renner interviews Meghan O'Gieblyn author of the essay “Ghost in the Cloud” from Issue 28 to discuss her spiritual history in relationship with Transhumanism.
Episode 32: Against Everything

0:00 | Jan 19th, 2017

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, an interview with n+1 cofounder Mark Greif about his book Against Everything.
Episode 31: On Frank Zappa

0:00 | Dec 12th, 2016

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, Nausicaa Renner and Dan Piepenbring sit down with Paul Grimstad to talk about his essay "Never a Hippie, Always a Freak" on the life of musician Frank Zappa and the new biographical documentary Eat That Question.
Episode 30: The Case for BDS

0:00 | Nov 18th, 2016

This month on the n+1 podcast, Aaron Braun interviews regular contributor and Columbia University professor Bruce Robbins about his piece in Issue 24 "The Logic of the Beneficiary" on Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions.
Episode 29: Slow Wars

0:00 | Sep 10th, 2016

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, Moira Weigel joins us to talk about her essay “Slow Wars” about the slow cinema movement in foreign art films, the impact changes in filmmaking and film viewing technology have on the art form, and the nebulous ter...Show More
Episode 28: The Selfishness of Others

0:00 | Aug 30th, 2016

Does your brother entertain you with witty anecdotes? Does he tell you stories about his day? Does he ask you questions about your own life? Is he contributing anything to this ride situation at all? Or is he sort of sitting there, like some kind of ...Show More
Episode 27: On Fire

0:00 | Aug 19th, 2016

On this episode of the n+1 podcast, we feature Jonathan Griffin, author of the book On Fire, in conversation with Paper Monument editor Dushko Petrovich. On Fire explores the phenomenon of studio fires and how artists recover in the aftermath.
Episode 26: Uncanny Valley

0:00 | Aug 5th, 2016

Anna Wiener speaks with editor Dayna Tortorici about her essay “Uncanny Valley,” a fictionalized account of her time working in the Silicon Valley tech industry. Anna and Dayna discuss the background of the story and how this became one of the magazi...Show More
Episode 25: Baseball

0:00 | Jun 15th, 2016

I always dislike hearing the national anthem. It has always struck me as a horrible tick of US chauvinism, that the national anthem gets played every time there’s a game played.