Fran Lebowitz

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Talk Hole: Kidney Girl Autumn

October 8, 2021

“I assumed Fran would have something grumpy to say about karaoke, and I was right.”

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Jeremy O. Harris and Mel Ottenberg on Fran Lebowitz, Veneno, and That Duke from Bridgerton

January 27, 2021

Our Creative Director and the playwright on the hottest shows of COVID winter.

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“I’m Not an Assassin!”: Fran Lebowitz on Not Sleeping, Not Writing, and Not Naming Names

January 19, 2021

The writer, social critic, and professional raconteur discusses bad art and why New York City for the culture is doing more than the entire country.


Everyone, Including Fran Lebowitz, Loves Dolly Parton

January 19, 2021

We celebrate the American icon’s 75th birthday by visiting her July 1989 “Interview”┬ácover portfolio.

That Time Toni Morrison Thought Her Nobel Prize Win Was a Hoax

August 7, 2019

The Swedish Academy called Toni Morrison to tell her she had won a Nobel Prize. She wanted proof.