26 episodes

Artist Neil Goldberg uses a collection of thousands of index cards onto which he's obsessively jotted observations, reflections, and ideas to prompt conversations with some of his favorite New York artists, writers, performers, and beyond.

She’s A Talker Neil Goldberg

    • Philosophy
    • 5.0, 114 Ratings

Artist Neil Goldberg uses a collection of thousands of index cards onto which he's obsessively jotted observations, reflections, and ideas to prompt conversations with some of his favorite New York artists, writers, performers, and beyond.

    Isaac Mizrahi: Nakedness & Abstraction

    Isaac Mizrahi: Nakedness & Abstraction

    Neil discusses the pleasure of medical touch. Designer/entertainer Isaac Mizrahi consoles us that at least Stephen Sondheim isn't the best bridge player.

    • 33 min
    Mike Dimpfl: Post-Embarrassment

    Mike Dimpfl: Post-Embarrassment

    Neil talks about his childhood wish to stop the waves. DJ and academic Mike Dimpfl talks about his research on "toilet feelings."

    • 34 min
    Cakes Da Killa: Wild Orchid in a Basement

    Cakes Da Killa: Wild Orchid in a Basement

    Neil talks about summer as its own lifespan. His guest, rapper Cakes Da Killa, discusses how to tell a friend their music sucks.

    • 30 min
    Sharon Marcus: Bred for Opacity

    Sharon Marcus: Bred for Opacity

    Neil talks about air conditioning and sense memory. His guest, literary scholar Sharon Marcus, imagines a daredevil visit to a perfume shop.

    • 33 min
    Michael Smith: Room Tone

    Michael Smith: Room Tone

    In this bonus live episode, artist Michael Smith talks about how to get creative with bad teaching evaluations. Season 3 coming soon!

    • 25 min
    The Most Beautiful No

    The Most Beautiful No

    Writer and performer Annie Lanzillotto talks about how, actually, old people are the future.

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
114 Ratings

114 Ratings

Fight4URight ,

probably great

so. i have this disease, and it’s pretty famous for causing excruciating pain—especially when you smile too much. (did you know there was such a thing as smiling too much?)

thing is, i listen anyway. it’s a delight.

so. give her a whirl. maybe she’ll twirl ya back.

BrilliantMove ,

Something for everyone <3

Smart and provocative without being exclusive. Sweet and earnest but not at all saccharine. Deep AND deeply funny. A true pleasure.

jon kinzel ,

Is trust the only real currency?

SO Thankful Neil's steadfast and articulated approach towards seemingly random yet subtantive passages of contemporary record making, and mix of uninhibited pleasure and delibrerated insights, are riding the air waves. Brilliant! Genuine, and gently probing. Great guests. More than a meow.

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