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Culture Gabfest
New York Times critic Dwight Garner says “The Slate Culture Gabfest is one of the highlights of my week.” The award-winning Culturefest features critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner debating the week in culture, from highbrow to pop. For more of Slate’s culture podcasts, check out the Slate Culture feed.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.5 stars from 429 ratings
Always interesting!
These guys have the gift of the gab! I love the contrasting takes they have for the different movies, books, cultural movements/issues they discuss. Always thought-provoking but can be light-hearted too. A top-quality podcast.
emma33 via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 03/02/24
A must listen
My husband and I have been listening to this podcast for almost 10 years. We absolutely love it and love it! My husband won’t even watch a show or movie before the gang has reviewed it. It is always a bright spot in my week.
Ash go ash yeah via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/01/24
Favorite Podcast!
I love this podcast and look forward to new episodes every week. The hosts are deeply thoughtful and intelligent, and they are also fun! I feel like I’m hanging out with my smartest, most interesting friends, who happen to be more articulate than anyone I know in real life (including myself). I...Read full review »
Gabfest Junkie via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/29/24
Recent Episodes
Published 02/28/24
On this week’s show, the panel is first joined by Wesley Morris, New York Times’ critic at large, to dissect This Is Me… Now: A Love Story, Jennifer Lopez’s bizarre, nutty, yet utterly delicious self-funded vanity project that cost the singer $20 million to produce. (Wesley wrote a brilliant...
Published 02/28/24
On this week’s show, the panel begins by dissecting Mr. & Mrs. Smith, the episodic remake of Brangelina’s 2005 espionage film. The Prime Video series stars Donald Glover and Maya Erskine as the titular Smiths, spies who become “married” as a part of the job, and explores partnership in the...
Published 02/21/24
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