Listen to Leslie in conversation with WNYC's own Leonard Lopate, whose popular radio show airs weekdays at noon on 93.9 FM and AM 820, with a rebroadcast at midnight on 93.9 FM.
From WNYC: Host Leonard Lopate lets you in on the best conversations with writers, actors, ex-presidents, dancers, scientists, comedians, historians, grammarians, curators, filmmakers, and do-it-yourself experts. Live interaction is critical to Lopate's conversational and personal style. "I think it's crucial to maintain eye contact when you're discussing complex matters with the likes of John Updike, Doris Lessing, Bill Bradley, Mark Morris, and Francis Ford Coppola, all of whom are return guests to Leonard Lopate on WNYC," says Lopate. The Leonard Lopate Show won a Peabody Award in 2012. The Peabody judges said of the show: "Lopate presides over New York’s most revered radio forum for exploring the arts, cultural affairs and the public life of the city."