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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday April 17 2018 • 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
In-person event

Brian Lehrer broadcasting live from The Greene Space


Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC’s Peabody Award-winning radio show in which Brian will take questions from callers and the audience at The Greene Space.

Guests include:

Julie Menin, the media and entertainment commissioner for New York City, and authors Jennifer EganEsmeralda SantiagoImbolo Mbue and Hari Kunzru — plus Academy Award winner Barry Jenkins (“Moonlight”) by phone. They’ll join us to talk about “One Book, One New York,” a city-wide project where New Yorkers will read the same book at the same time. Right now, we’re in the voting period where New Yorkers are choosing the book from five, all about different local neighborhoods. (Jenkins will be calling in to rep James Baldwin.)

Jonathan Lemire, White House reporter for the Associated Press and political analyst for MSNBC/NBC News, talks about the latest national political news of the day.       

Lizz Winstead, comedian, writer, co-creator of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” and founder of Lady Parts Justice League, offers political commentary and gives her comedic take on the news. 


Live Video Stream

→ Can’t make it in person? Watch our free live stream.


Please note: The Brian Lehrer Show is a daily news program. All guests are subject to change based on the news of the day and the needs of the show.


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About the Brian Lehrer Show Live

Every third Tuesday of the month, Brian takes his show outside of the studio and into The Greene Space at WNYC for a live broadcast in front of a studio audience.

→ See full schedule and buy tickets here. 

Event Details

2 hours
The Greene Space
44 Charlton Street
New York , NY United States

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