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Emily Nussbaum received the most hate mail of her career after she panned season 1 of HBO's True Detective. "Most of it was handwritten," she says. C. Clive Thompson/Penguin Random House hide caption

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We All Watch In Our Own Way: A Critic Tracks The 'TV Revolution'

New Yorker TV critic Emily Nussbaum won't appear on panels pitting TV against movies or books. "Everything is valuable in its own way and they don't need to be in tension with one another," she says.

Emily Nussbaum received the most hate mail of her career after she panned season 1 of HBO's True Detective. "Most of it was handwritten," she says. C. Clive Thompson/Penguin Random House hide caption

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We All Watch In Our Own Way: A Critic Tracks The 'TV Revolution'

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Whistle Stop Frank Wess & Johnny Coles
Four Freedoms- Roosevelt Ted Nash Big Band
Soul Stomp Gerald Clayton
Telegram Julian Lage Group & Julian Lage
Monty, is that You? Jones/Crosby/Alexander
It's Maria's Dance Marcus Roberts

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