29 episodes

Sprawling interviews that are mainly about books and reading.

Apology Jesse Pearson

    • Arts
    • 4.9 • 128 Ratings

Sprawling interviews that are mainly about books and reading.

    Lucy Sante

    Lucy Sante

    On this episode of Apology, the writer Lucy Sante talks with Jesse Pearson about many things including—but not limited to—Belgian vs. French surrealists, learning from the Jesuits, trans literature, Edmund Wilson, Elizabeth Hardwick, working at The Strand bookstore with various No Wave stars, and more! more! more!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Ed Templeton

    Ed Templeton

    On this episode of Apology, the artist and skateboarder Ed Templeton talks with Jesse Pearson about a lot of things including but not limited to: all the books he's got on his nightstand right now, patriotism, atheism, the Ghent Altarpiece, his family history, and his hometown of Huntington Beach, CA.

    • 1 hr 56 min
    Daniel Arnold

    Daniel Arnold

    On this episode the photographer Daniel Arnold speaks with Apology's Jesse Pearson about the ethics of street photography, his intimate connection to New York City, and dodging a felony charge.

    • 1 hr 44 min
    Naomi Fry

    Naomi Fry

    On this episode, the New Yorker staff writer Naomi Fry talks about Martin Amis, Émile Zola, the '90s heyday of cultural studies, classic New Yorker stories, and more. 

    • 59 min
    Simon Critchley

    Simon Critchley

    On this episode of the Apology podcast, the philosopher, teacher, and author Simon Critchley talks with Apology’s Jesse Pearson about mysticism, krautrock, the Marx Brothers, and his up-and-down history with the work of T.S. Eliot.

    • 1 hr 44 min
    Dennis Cooper

    Dennis Cooper

    On this episode of the Apology podcast, the writer Dennis Cooper talks about finding inspiration in the Jesus and Mary Chain, his teenage reading of the Marquis de Sade, his legendary punk literary fanzine Little Caesar, the kind of writing that crystal meth begets, and the George Miles cycle (a.k.a. his magnum opus).

    • 1 hr 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
128 Ratings

128 Ratings

Hattiehein ,

Intelligence, honesty, calmness

A well-read host who actually listens to his guests. A solid half-read, half haven’t collection of guests and references. A calming feeling of respectful intellect.

Stlskater92 ,

A must listen!

Incredible guests, great production, fun interviews and you get tons of book recommendations. What more could you want?

Presidenthenry ,

Love it 💘

Great guests interesting, informative and inspiring

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