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Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen

PRI and WNYC

Arts, Design, Visual Arts, Society & Culture, TV & Film

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The Peabody Award-winning Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, from PRI and WNYC, is public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, 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.

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Carey Mulligan, Feminist LEGO, & Your Tony Nominees

June 4th, 2015

Episode 60 of 167 episodes

The actor Carey Mulligan always shied away from playing Victorian heroines because she didn’t want to get typecast — now with “Far from the Madding Crowd,” she’s found a character feminist enough to overcome that fear. And speaking of feminism, artist and science journalist Maia Weinstock noticed the lack of good female role models in LEGO sets, so she decided to make her own. And the Tonys are almost here! We round up Kurt's conversations with Broadway’s brightest creative minds.

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