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Andrew Limbong

Reporter, Arts Desk, and Host, NPR's Book of the Day

Andrew Limbong is a reporter for NPR's Arts Desk, where he does pieces on anything remotely related to arts or culture, from streamers looking for mental health on Twitch to Britney Spears' fight over her conservatorship. He's also covered the near collapse of the live music industry during the coronavirus pandemic. He's the host of NPR's Book of the Day podcast and a frequent host on Life Kit.

He started at NPR in 2011 as an intern for All Things Considered, and was a producer and director for Tell Me More.

Originally from Brooklyn and a graduate of SUNY New Paltz, he previously worked at ShopRite.

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Ashton Kutcher and B.J. Novak in a scene from the film Vengeance. Focus Features hide caption

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Actor Paul Sorvino, star of 'Goodfellas,' and 'Law & Order,' dies at 83

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Ottessa Moshfegh's new book, Lapvona, is her most gruesome and graphic work to date. Andrew Casey/Courtesy of Penguin Random House hide caption

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Ottessa Moshfegh's year of death and internet clout

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Desus and Mero changed late night TV. Now, their show is ending after 4 seasons

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Takahashi's original comic inspired a worldwide craze, including an anime television series, and a popular trading card game. Christy Radecic/Invision/AP hide caption

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'Yu-Gi-Oh!' creator Kazuki Takahashi found dead

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The man who killed rising rap star Nipsey Hussle has been convicted

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The Simpsons is the longest running show on television. Production workers who make the show say they deserve the same protections as the writers and animators. Courtesy of Disney Media & Entertainment hide caption

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'The Simpsons' production workers go union, saying they deserve a place at the table

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R. Kelly, sentenced by a court in New York, still faces charges in other states

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A sketch of R. Kelly during his sentencing hearing Wednesday in New York. Elizabeth Williams/AP hide caption

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R. Kelly is sentenced to 30 years in prison

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Federal prosecutors want R. Kelly to be sentenced to 25 years in prison

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These books take a deep dive into the context surrounding the Jan. 6 insurrection

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A jury awarded actor Johnny Depp over $10 million in his defamation suit against ex-wife Amber Heard. Advocates for domestic abuse survivors say the verdict will have ripple effects. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Did the court of public opinion influence the Depp v Heard verdict?

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