WAMC

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WAMC/Northeast Public Radio is a regional public radio network serving parts of seven northeastern United States. These include New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, New Jersey, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania. Stations and translators are in ten locations thoughout the region.

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Hosted by Devin Lander, the New York State Historian, and Don Wildman of Mysteries at the Museum on Travel Channel, A New York Minute In History is podcast about the history of New York and the unique tales of New Yorkers.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Jun 06, 2018
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A radio series about the opportunities for, and achievements of, women with disabilities in STEM fields.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Jul 26, 2010
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PPT reinvents the one-on-one interview around the premise that people reveal themselves most intimately when speaking not directly about themselves but about something they care about. A 25-minute weekly program, each show features guests who come prepared to talk about a person, and a place, and a thing that are important to them, allowing them to tell stories they never have before.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Jun 07, 2014
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Celebrate and remember legendary folk singer and activist Pete Seeger with this 2-hour special. Seeger has spent his remarkable life, both on and off the stage, supporting civil and labor rights, racial equality, environmental consciousness and peace with his voice and music.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Jan 28, 2014
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Each week on The Book Show, host Joe Donahue interviews authors about their books, their lives and their craft. It is a celebration of both reading and writers.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Oct 24, 2018
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Words are powerful, they cause fear, confusion, and anger. Or they can create shared understanding. But when words are delivered by a powerful political leader their impact can inspire us to great action. And it is towards those words we turn in the program, The Power of Words.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Jul 19, 2016
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A two-part radio series, supported by the National Science Foundation, highlighting the role of women, past and present, in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

  • From: WAMC
  • Updated: Sep 18, 2008

Latest Pieces

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On the fourth episode of A New York Minute In History, we detail Henry Hudson’s exploration of what would become the Empire State and how his journ...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2019
  • Length: 52:02
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Tara Westover’s memoir, “Educated,” has made its way to the number one spot on the New York Times bestsellers list. She tells her story of being a...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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Andre Dubus III’s first novel in a decade, “Gone So Long,” is a story filled with thrilling tension and heartrending empathy. It tells about a fat...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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David Baldacci is one of the greatest thriller writers of the last two decades. He creates heroes with severe flaws, powerful people of influence w...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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Political, social and natural landscapes are all in peril. Fascism is on the rise, truth is dead, the planet is heating up. Is it really worth lear...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 25:24
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National Book Award finalist Elliot Ackerman’s new novel, “Waiting for Eden,” tells the devastating story of a husband and wife who cannot communic...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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Sigrid Nunez’s novel, “The Friend,” is a moving story of love, friendship, grief, healing, and the magical bond between a woman and her dog. The bo...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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A new, single volume of history sets out to explore the experiment in government that is the United States. Award-winning Harvard historian Jill Le...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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Broadway actor, musician and writer Andy Mientus has just written his debut novel, “The Backstagers and the Ghost Light,” the first book in a middl...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2018
  • Length: 25:00
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It was 1987 when the “Doonesbury” comic strip first imagined a Donald Trump presidential run. Since then, Trump has been a recurring character in c...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2018
  • Length: 25:00