As the New York Review of Books turns 50, its founding editor speaks with Review contributor Mark Danner about the poetry of Twitter, hiding the Pentagon Papers, and how his journal of ideas emerged from the flood of "little magazines" as possibly the unlikeliest success story in publishing.
April 07, 2013
On February 5, 2013, The New York Review of Books celebrated its 50th anniversary. Mark Danner read from his past work for the Review at the celebration at Town Hall in New York City.
February 05, 2013
Mark Danner speaking about the use of narrative and metaphor in politics with University of Auckland professor Michael Hanne. The interview will appear as a chapter in Hanne's forthcoming book on this topic, published by The Psychology Press.
January 22, 2013
Mark Danner and New York Times film critic A.O. Scott interviewed by Brian Lehrer about the film "Zero Dark Thirty," its controversial torture scenes, and its relationship to the recent past.
January 18, 2013
Mark Danner interviewed on "NOW with Alex Wagner," MSNBC, about the film "Zero Dark Thirty," and torture's role in the hunt for Bin Laden.
December 27, 2012
Mark Danner interviewed by Ian Masters' for "Background Briefing," KPFK 90.7 Los Angeles, about the situation in Gaza, the return of Hamas, and reconciliation talks between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority.
December 09, 2012
Mark Danner calls in from Ramallah to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the United States' use of drone warfare on This is Hell with Chuck Mertz. WNUR Chicago, December 1, 2012.
December 01, 2012
Mark Danner interviewed on KCBS Radio, San Francisco
November 18, 2012
Mark Danner speaking at the Danish Institute for International Studies in Copenhagen, Denmark, about the moral history of American power during the last quarter century, current debates about torture and drones, and the November 6 American presidential election.
November 09, 2012
Joshua Oppenheimer discusses his film with Mark Danner and Peter Sellars. Telluride Film Festival, Telluride, CO. September 3, 2012.
September 03, 2012
A discussion with Ziad Doueiri, Ben Affleck, Dror Moreh, Joshua Oppenheimer, Mark Danner, and Michael Winterbottom. Moderated by Annette Insdorf. Telluride Film Festival, Telluride, CO. September 2, 2012.
September 02, 2012
Mark Danner introduces "The Attack," a film by Ziad Doueiri, at the Telluride Film Festival, 2012
September 01, 2012
Mark Danner delivers the 13th annual Helen Ingram Plummer lecture at Georgia State University, Atlanta.
April 11, 2012
Mark Danner speaks before a performance of "Another Life," a play by Karen Malpede staged at the Irondale Theater, Brooklyn, NY. March 21, 2012.
March 21, 2012
Raymond Bonner discusses his new book with Mark Danner, in an event
presented by the Berkeley Law School Death Penalty Clinic and the
Graduate School of Journalism.
March 15, 2012
Mark Danner at UC-Berkeley "Story Hour", Morrison Room at Doe Library. Introduced by Vikram Chandra.
March 08, 2012
Mark Danner interviewed on KCBS radio about the death and life of Marie Colvin, after her passing in Syria.
February 22, 2012
Mark Danner discusses El Mozote's 30th anniversary, on al Jazeera English.
January 17, 2012
Mark Danner interviewed by Brian Lehrer about President Obama's shift in opinion about a bill that would allow indefinite detention.
December 22, 2011
Mark Danner at a centenary celebration for Czeslaw Milosz in Jerusalem.
December 18, 2011
Mark Danner at the Yale Law School Alumni Weekend, 2011. With Edward R. Girardet, Lucy A. Dalglish, Gary Knight, and Kenneth Roth.
November 05, 2011
The 16th Annual Frankel Lecture at the University of Houston Law Center. Lecture by Philip Zelikow, "Codes of Conduct for a Twilight War." Response by Mark Danner.
November 04, 2011
Mark Danner discusses the anniversary of September 11th on This is Hell with Chuck Mertz. WNUR Chicago. Saturday September 17th, 2011.
September 28, 2011
Mark Danner speaks with Ian Masters on Background Briefing.
September 12, 2011
Mark Danner interviewed about Czeslaw Milosz at the poet's old home on Grizzly Peak in Berkeley, CA, for the Lithuanian documentary "The Century of Czeslaw Milosz" (Juozas Javaitis, dir., Teresa Ziboliene, prod.)
August 25, 2011
Mark Danner interviewed about Czeslaw Milosz at the poet's old home on Grizzly Peak in Berkeley, CA, for the Lithuanian documentary, "The Century of Czeslaw Milosz" (Juozas Javaitas, dir., Teresa Ziboliene, prod.)
August 25, 2011
A decade after the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil, we look back to see how both the geopolitical landscape and the U.S. role as a world leader have been impacted.
This program is part of KQED's series on how the country has changed in the decade since 9/11 with host Michael Krasny.
August 24, 2011
Mark Danner interviewed by Sharon Wood for Part 3 of JAK Documentary's project on the history of U.S. foreign policy, "Monsters to Destroy".
July 27, 2011
A centennial celebration of Czeslaw Milosz at his home on Grizzly Peak.
July 24, 2011
Mark Danner interviewed by Isabelle Masson at the Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Canada.
June 28, 2011