Thursday, October 02, 2014

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The New York Times Close Up

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On the September 27th edition of "The New York Times Close Up," Sam Roberts talks with author Robert Caro about the 40th anniversary of his book "The Power Broker, the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of New York City planner Robert Moses.

Former Times Economics columnist Jeff Madrick discusses "Seven Bad Ideas," his latest book, reviewed in this week's Times Book Review.

Times Op-Ed Columnist Nicholas Kristof and his wife Sheryl WuDunn, both Pulitzer Prize-winning writers, discuss their latest book, "A Path Appears."

"A History of New York in 101 Objects," a new book that began as an article in the Sunday Times Metropolitan section, looks at 101 reasons why New York is special.

And the New York Times reporters roundtable convenes.

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Produced in association with The New York Times, The New York Times Close Up gives viewers an inside preview of the most compelling reports from Sunday's Times, with the correspondents who filed the stories.

The show is hosted by New York Times Urban Affairs Correspondent Sam Roberts, and features Times reporters, columnists and editors examining the week's top New York City stories.

The hour-long program airs each Saturday at 10 p.m. and repeats each Sunday at 10 a.m.

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