The Longest Shortest Time
About the Podcast
The Longest Shortest Time is an award-winning podcast about parenthood in all of its forms. But you don’t need to be a parent to listen. Stories about the surprises and absurdities of raising other humans—and being raised by them. Created by This American Life contributor and author Hillary Frank, hosted by Andrea Silenzi.
About the Host
Before hosting The Longest Shortest Time, Andrea hosted a hit podcast about dating and relationships called Why Oh Why, named a best new show by The New York Times, Vulture, Esquire, HuffPo, and Apple Podcasts. For Slate Magazine, she was the founding producer of the daily news show The Gist with Mike Pesca. Her work has aired on BBC4, StoryCorps, WNYC, The Organist and PRI’s Studio 360. Andrea holds the world record for most guests booked for an hour-long radio show, and that’s 67.