On the November 30th edition of The New York Times Close Up, Sam Roberts discusses the transition from the Bloomberg administration to the de Blasio administration with Nathan Leventhal, who headed both the Dinkins and Bloomberg transition teams.
Andrea Batista Schlesinger, the deputy director of U.S. programs at the Open Society Foundations a co-sponsor of the Talking Transition program, assesses the priorities offered by New Yorkers this month.
The Times of the '70s gets revisited by writer-at-large Clyde Haberman, who edited this new book and wrote the commentary about that turbulent decade.
The co-chief Film Critic A.O. Scott talks about how no other medium can replace the big screen, from an article in the Sunday Times Magazine.
NYTimes.com continues that topic, taking a look at the screen's finest actors making very short films.
And the Times Reporters Roundtable is off this week, but reconvenes next week.
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.