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This edition: "Gotham Grows Up"

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 12, 2017.

First aired: October 13, 2017.

On the October 13th edition of “The New York Times Close Up with Sam Roberts,” he talks with one of the city’s foremost chroniclers...the historian Mike Wallace. He’s written a sequel to his Pulitzer prize winning “Gotham,” this one called “Greater Gotham.”

New York Times journalists Contributing Writer Eleanor Randolph, City Hall Bureau reporter William Neuman and Metro Education Reporter Kate Taylor discuss the week’s lead stories on “The Back Story.”

And Sam Roberts offers some final words with “Coda.”

Guest List

William Neuman City Hall Bureau reporter, The New York Times

Eleanor Randolph Contributing Writer, The New York Times

Sam Roberts Editor, New York Times Week in Review and co-host, The New York Times Closeup with Sam Roberts

Kate Taylor Metro Education reporter, The New York Times

Prof. Mike Wallace Founder, Chair of Advisory Board, Gotham Center for New York City History

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