WBUR's 'Modern Love: The Podcast' Premieres With New York Times Editor Daniel Jones

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For the premiere of "Modern Love: The Podcast," we listen to Episode 2: "One Last Swirl," written by Dan Barry and read by Jason Alexander. We also talk with the editor and creator of The New York Times column Modern Love about what he hears in this essay.


Daniel Jones, writer, editor of Modern Love. He tweets @danjonesnyt.


The New York Times: Introducing Modern Love: The Podcast

  • "You’ll be able to listen to a new episode of Modern Love: The Podcast each Thursday at, and on iTunes, Stitcher or the podcast app of your choice. Each episode will feature a reading by familiar voices, including Judd Apatow, Sarah Paulson, Michael Shannon and January Jones, followed by a conversation led by the host, Meghna Chakrabarti, with the essayist and me about what’s happened since and how the writer feels about the story now."

WBUR: Modern Love: The Podcast

  • "Modern Love: The Podcast is a new audio experience produced by WBUR and based on The New York Times’ popular series of weekly reader-submitted essays."

This segment aired on January 21, 2016.


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