Ep 64 // Selena Coppock / ‘Leave No Trace’

Premiere DateJun 29, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:22 START /// Matt Ruby interviews Selena Coppock
01:44 ‘New Rules For Blondes’ book and experience in publishing
10:52 Defining feminism / ‘The Bachelor(ette)’/ ‘Sex and the City’
16:39 Working as a ‘Sex and the City’ tour guide
20:31 NY Times Wedding Vows blog
24:15 Pro-Hillary/Anti-Bernie
31:02 ‘Me Too’ + Bill Clinton
36:05 Plugs /// END
36:32 1st Person: Corey // Creating Connections
41:12 Movie Review: ‘Leave No Trace’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
42:54 Movie Chat: Jacqueline Soller + J. McVay (spoiler alert)
60:56 John Knefel // No Clarity On Gerrymandering
63:15 "In Holland" (BTR Live Studio) LANZ
68:14 Outro / Credits
69:05 Finish.

Contributor Matt Ruby speaks with Selena Coppock, author of the book New Rules For Blondes, and a standup comedian whose latest album is called Seen Better Days. They discuss her experience in publishing, as well as feminism and politics.

Also, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the newly released movie, Leave No Trace, directed by Debra Granik and starring Ben Foster and Thomasin McKenzie.

Along the way, we’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel with his take on the Supreme Court’s recent decision on gerrymandering and how it could affect both the 2018 and 2020 elections; we’ll hear from a woman named Corey about how studying theater taught her to truly connect with people; and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by LANZ, from an episode of BTR Live Studio set to be released next week.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…
Reg. Contributors Matt Ruby Jacqueline Soller