Overheard with Evan Smith brings you in-depth interviews with today's most fascinating public figures. You'll meet politicians, authors, artists, actors, journalists, businesspeople, & anyone who's at the center of things. Join us for smart conversations with the country's most interesting people, always with an eye toward the news and always with a sense of humor.

Support for Overheard with Evan Smith is provided by: Hillco Partners, The Mattson McHale Foundation, mfi Foundation, and Alice Kleberg Reynolds Foundation

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  • Taylor Branch

    Taylor Branch is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, historian, and public speaker.


  • Cokie Roberts

    Cokie Roberts is a best-selling author and a contributor to NPR’s Morning Edition.


  • Barney Frank

    Fmr. Congressman Barney Frank represented the 4th District of MA for more than 30 years.


  • Marc Maron

    Marc Maron is a stand-up comedian, writer, and podcast host.


  • Kim Gordon

    Kim Gordon is a founding member of Sonic Youth and author of the best-selling memoir Gi...


  • Salman Khan

    Salman Khan is the founder of Khan Academy, a non-profit providing online instruction.


  • Hendrik Hertzberg

    Hendrik Hertzberg is a Senior Editor and Staff Writer at The New Yorker.


  • Bernie Sanders

    Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is the junior United States Senator from Vermont.


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