Life TK
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 16
  • Last: 27 Feb 2018
Interviews with amazing women writers, editors, and journalists ages thirty and beyond, about professional life in their twenties.

Episodes (16)

  • 15 / The Go-Slow Approach
    15 / The Go-Slow Approach
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    Published: 27 Feb 2018 Duration: 39:20
    My interview today is with Melissa Ludtke, a journalist who has reported for Sports Illustrated, been a correspondent for Time, worked at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism, and is also the creator of a transmedia project called Touching ... Read more →
    My interview today is with Melissa Ludtke, a journalist who has reported for Sports Illustrated, been a correspondent for Time, worked at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism, and is also the creator of a transmedia project called Touching ... Read more →

  • 14 / Waiting for Life to Start
    14 / Waiting for Life to Start
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    Published: 13 Feb 2018 Duration: 32:45
    My interview today is with Mandy Len Catron, author of How to Fall in Love with Anyone, a memoir in essays, and a professor of English and creative writing at the University of British Columbia. You might be familiar with Mandy's name becau... Read more →
    My interview today is with Mandy Len Catron, author of How to Fall in Love with Anyone, a memoir in essays, and a professor of English and creative writing at the University of British Columbia. You might be familiar with Mandy's name becau... Read more →

  • 13 / The Next Step
    13 / The Next Step
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    Published: 9 Jan 2018 Duration: 36:09
    Vanessa Hua has done something most of us never will: She's traveled to faraway places including China, Burma, Panama, South Korea, and Ecuador to report. Here she shares what steps she took to transform a career working in business and te... Read more →
    Vanessa Hua has done something most of us never will: She's traveled to faraway places including China, Burma, Panama, South Korea, and Ecuador to report. Here she shares what steps she took to transform a career working in business and te... Read more →

  • 12 / Let the Others Be Average
    12 / Let the Others Be Average
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    Published: 26 Dec 2017 Duration: 37:49
    Life TK is breaking the rules this week, because Caitlin Kelly's career didn't begin in her 20s—she started in high school. The award-winning journalist and author of two books recounts how she got her first assignment and a fellowship that... Read more →
    Life TK is breaking the rules this week, because Caitlin Kelly's career didn't begin in her 20s—she started in high school. The award-winning journalist and author of two books recounts how she got her first assignment and a fellowship that... Read more →

  • 11 / Ask and Give in the Same Sentence
    11 / Ask and Give in the Same Sentence
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 33:22
    Freelance entertainment, culture, and travel writer Valentina Valentini (Vanity Fair, the BBC, Departures, The L.A. Times, VICE, Refinery29, the list goes on!) was 19 when she abandoned the political science degree she was pursuing at a sch... Read more →
    Freelance entertainment, culture, and travel writer Valentina Valentini (Vanity Fair, the BBC, Departures, The L.A. Times, VICE, Refinery29, the list goes on!) was 19 when she abandoned the political science degree she was pursuing at a sch... Read more →

  • 10 / Don't Get in the Elevator with Anna
    10 / Don't Get in the Elevator with Anna
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    Published: 28 Nov 2017 Duration: 44:57
    Deenie Hartzog-Mislock, formerly the copy director of Vogue, now a full-time freelance copywriter, essayist, and blogger, has one of the most unique "how did I get to be a writer" stories—it involves auditions and fishnets as much as it do... Read more →
    Deenie Hartzog-Mislock, formerly the copy director of Vogue, now a full-time freelance copywriter, essayist, and blogger, has one of the most unique "how did I get to be a writer" stories—it involves auditions and fishnets as much as it do... Read more →

  • 9 / Work Harder! Lean In!
    9 / Work Harder! Lean In!
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    Published: 31 Oct 2017 Duration: 53:21
    Vanessa Grigoriadis, contributing editor at the New York Times Magazine and Vanity Fair, and author of the new book Blurred Lines, on reporting about sexual consent on college campuses, the glory days of magazine journalism, influencers, wh... Read more →
    Vanessa Grigoriadis, contributing editor at the New York Times Magazine and Vanity Fair, and author of the new book Blurred Lines, on reporting about sexual consent on college campuses, the glory days of magazine journalism, influencers, wh... Read more →

  • 8 / Badass, Renaissance, Whatever-You-Need Editor!
    8 / Badass, Renaissance, Whatever-You-Need Editor!
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    Published: 20 Oct 2017 Duration: 31:12
    Happy Friday from Life TK—here's a jazzy little bonus episode, an interview with my dear friend Ettie Berneking! Ettie, a food and drinks writer and social media consultant, had the poor luck of visiting me in Brooklyn the week she turned 3... Read more →
    Happy Friday from Life TK—here's a jazzy little bonus episode, an interview with my dear friend Ettie Berneking! Ettie, a food and drinks writer and social media consultant, had the poor luck of visiting me in Brooklyn the week she turned 3... Read more →

  • 7 / Pitch Your Story; Pitch Yourself!
    7 / Pitch Your Story; Pitch Yourself!
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 53:25
    Lilit Marcus, editor of CNN Travel and author of Save the Assistants, on the best pitching advice ever, how a bad first job led to a brilliant idea (and eventually a book), the one thing she wishes she had learned in her twenties, and the q... Read more →
    Lilit Marcus, editor of CNN Travel and author of Save the Assistants, on the best pitching advice ever, how a bad first job led to a brilliant idea (and eventually a book), the one thing she wishes she had learned in her twenties, and the q... Read more →

  • 6 / Fear and Doubt at Every Stage!
    6 / Fear and Doubt at Every Stage!
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    Published: 3 Oct 2017 Duration: 50:06
    Poet Arisa White goes deep in this episode of Life TK, discussing her early days as an arts coordinator—wrangling dancers and writing poems on command—the magic of collaboration (and the one that didn’t quite work at first), what it’s like ... Read more →
    Poet Arisa White goes deep in this episode of Life TK, discussing her early days as an arts coordinator—wrangling dancers and writing poems on command—the magic of collaboration (and the one that didn’t quite work at first), what it’s like ... Read more →

  • 5 / Go to the Damn Job!
    5 / Go to the Damn Job!
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    Published: 19 Sep 2017 Duration: 43:22
     This is a very special episode—it's my call with Linda Ellerbee, award-winning journalist and my introduction to journalism (Nick News, anyone?). I talked to Linda about the jobs she's never told anyone about—these are not on the résumé—... Read more →
     This is a very special episode—it's my call with Linda Ellerbee, award-winning journalist and my introduction to journalism (Nick News, anyone?). I talked to Linda about the jobs she's never told anyone about—these are not on the résumé—... Read more →

  • 4 / Things Are Going to Start Happening to Me Now!
    4 / Things Are Going to Start Happening to Me Now!
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    Published: 29 Aug 2017 Duration: 27:38
    It's a reference from The Jerk, everyone. Channel your inner Steve Martin with the Emily Gould episode of Life TK. Emily, co-founder of feminist press Emily Books (emilybooks.com) and author of And the Heart Says Whatever and Friendship, t... Read more →
    It's a reference from The Jerk, everyone. Channel your inner Steve Martin with the Emily Gould episode of Life TK. Emily, co-founder of feminist press Emily Books (emilybooks.com) and author of And the Heart Says Whatever and Friendship, t... Read more →

  • 3 / Tenacity...Some People Call It Stalking!
    3 / Tenacity...Some People Call It Stalking!
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    Published: 15 Aug 2017 Duration: 40:52
    Life TK hero and author of more than a dozen books, Laurie Notaro (humor essay collection The Idiot Girls’ Action-Adventure Club, more recently historical novel Crossing the Horizon) cracks me up over trifocals, mullets, unattended babies, ... Read more →
    Life TK hero and author of more than a dozen books, Laurie Notaro (humor essay collection The Idiot Girls’ Action-Adventure Club, more recently historical novel Crossing the Horizon) cracks me up over trifocals, mullets, unattended babies, ... Read more →

  • It's a Life TK Giveaway!
    It's a Life TK Giveaway!
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    Published: 10 Aug 2017 Duration: 01:56
    Listen up for a chance to win a signed book by writer Leigh Stein.
    Listen up for a chance to win a signed book by writer Leigh Stein.

  • 2 / If It's Not a Hell Yes, It's a No!
    2 / If It's Not a Hell Yes, It's a No!
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    Published: 1 Aug 2017 Duration: 37:18
    Writer Leigh Stein (The Fallback Plan, Dispatch from the Future, Land of Enchantment) talks about a stint at the New Yorker, starting a nonprofit, the burden of being the hardest worker in the room, feeling comfortable with being uncomforta... Read more →
    Writer Leigh Stein (The Fallback Plan, Dispatch from the Future, Land of Enchantment) talks about a stint at the New Yorker, starting a nonprofit, the burden of being the hardest worker in the room, feeling comfortable with being uncomforta... Read more →

  • 1 / Can You Rotate This PDF for Me?
    1 / Can You Rotate This PDF for Me?
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    Published: 25 Jul 2017 Duration: 06:00
    Amanda introduces a new podcast about women, writing, and working in your twenties. Music by Justin Le Tourneau and Andrew Huber Logo by Theresa Berens
    Amanda introduces a new podcast about women, writing, and working in your twenties. Music by Justin Le Tourneau and Andrew Huber Logo by Theresa Berens

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