So for those of you new to Knishes, it may look like this is a brand-new site. Well, it is and it isn’t. Knishes was filmed over the course of several years, made its debut in 2013, is available on Amazon, and will soon break out nationwide. However, my old site would not comply, and […]
In a terrific bit of coincidence, NPR’s All Things Considered just ran a piece about the New York accent and Knishes! (FYI–Not the greatest picture of me, but not the worst.) Thanks to Hansi Lo Wang for the story.
Back in 2011, Reeves Wiedeman, a reporter for The New Yorker, accompanied me on a “Knishes” interview with Joe Franklin. It sounded fantastic, though between seeing Joe for the first time, manning the camera while doing the interview, and performing it all under the watchful eye of a New Yorker reporter, I can safely tell […]
As part of their exhibit called “Mother Tongues,” City Lore on 56 E First St is featuring segments from Knishes. Stop by between now and April 16th!
Head to your newsstand Monday morning and grab the latest issue of The New Yorker before my Mom buys them all! The “Talk of the Town” section will be focusing on an interview I did with the late and very great Joe Franklin.