Each week, two of the New York Times’s finest cultural commentators, Wesley Morris and Jenna Wortham, distil the latest in TV, film, celebrity and the internet into their funny and incisive podcast Still Processing. Praised as “sharp and intellectual, goofy and raw”, the series was named in The Atlantic’s top podcasts of 2017. See them on stage for a special Festival edition of the podcast.
Supported by the University of Sydney.
Wesley Morris (International)
Wesley Morris is a critic-at-large at the New York Times and a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine, where he writes about popular culture and hosts the podcast Still Processing, with Jenna Wortham. For three years, he was a staff writer at Grantland, where he wrote about movies, television, and the role of style in professional sports, and co-hosted the podcast Do You Like Prince Movies, with Alex Pappademas. Before that, he spent 11 years as a film critic at the Boston Globe, where he won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Criticism. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.
Jenna Wortham (International)
Jenna Wortham is an award-winning technology reporter and staff writer for the The New York Times Magazine. She is the co-host (along with Welsey Morris) of the the New York Times podcast, Still Processing. Prior to this, Jenna was a technology and culture reporter for Wired. Jenna’s work has also appeared in Matter, The Awl, Bust, The Hairpin, Vogue and Smithsonian Magazine among other publications. Pi.co calls her "one of those rare writers who is able to explain the shapeshifting culture of the younger and newer internet,” and in 2017 she was named as one of the most powerful people in tech in Ebony magazine’s Power List. Wortham is co-writing a book with Kimberly Drew, The Black Futures Project.