Joshua Seftel
Joshua Seftel

Essays

 

Trek
This American Life
An interracial pair travel through a still mostly-segregated society.


Calling Evel Kneivel
Salon
A rememberance of the late daredevil and the time he hung up on me.


Kneivel Embodied the American Dream
NPR
Evel Kneival is remembered as a "true American visionary"
and the man who hung up mid-interview.


I Caused the Blackout of 2003
The Daily Beast
A city-wide blackout shed a new light on New York City. 


Josh Seftel, and his mother, talk Oscars
CBS Sunday Morning
The 2014 Oscar nominees are discussed far from the red carpet. 


A Mother, A son, and an iPad
CBS Sunday Morning
The gift of an iPad from a son to his mother changes both of their lives.


The Many Sad Fates of Mr. Toledano
New York Times Op-Ed
 Mr. Toledano sets out to experience every one of his possible fates.

 

The Story Behind "My Mom on Movies"
CBS Sunday Morning
I discuss my mother's late rise to internet fame.