PRX - Pieces for Format: Essay

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

215 results

Piece image
The Kolkata Book Fair is one of the largest in the world. But it also has space for the smallest of publishers.

  • Added: Feb 11, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Poetry inspired by music and musicians.

  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: 01:00:09
Piece image
Sandip Roy remembers his boyhood fascination with Hergé's famous comic, Tintin

  • Added: Jan 22, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Three-time Georgia Author of the Year for poetry and editor of THE GEORGIA REVIEW, Stephen Corey reads from his book STARTLED AT THE BIG SOUND: ESS...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Piece image
'Tis the season for our end-of-year episode. Each year at the holidays, World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill reads At The Fishhouses, a poem by Eliza...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2018
  • Length: 04:34
Piece image
Winner of San Francisco's 2015 LitQuake essay contest. Published in Word Riot (with audio) December 2015.

  • Added: Nov 26, 2018
  • Length: 03:18
Piece image
Second part in the silent series, featuring a story about tinnitus and a story about declaring independence from internal monologue.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 26, 2018
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
I'm not about to declare continental living a danger to one's health, but I'm starting to wonder. What is it about small, isolated places surrounde...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2018
  • Length: 13:08
Piece image
The national news media is mesmerized by a president who runs the White House like a reality show. Jen Rice takes a look at the weird relationship ...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 57:42
Piece image
We continue our summer travels with native American poet Deborah Miranda, who reads from her multi-genre book, BAD INDIANS: A TRIBAL MEMOIR, winne...

Bought by WNJR

  • Added: Aug 01, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Poet Linda Back McKay shares her poem "Howl" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Jul 09, 2018
  • Length: 02:10
Piece image
Poet Steve Juenemann shares his poem "Big White Feather" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: May 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:35
Piece image
Poet Emilio Degrazia shares his poem "Why He Didn't Pray" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:20
Piece image
Stay Human takes a closer look at being undecided, not here and not there but in-between.

  • Added: Mar 27, 2018
  • Length: 59:32
Piece image
On this segment of Wordish Jennifer Derrick shares her essay "Dressing Room".

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:01
Piece image
Poet Serenity Schoonover shares her poem "Simple, Sacred".

  • Added: Feb 26, 2018
  • Length: 02:50
Piece image
Poet Brett Elizabeth Jenkins shares her poem "A Man in an Illinois Toll Booth Called Me a Beautiful Woman as I Was Driving Away".

  • Added: Feb 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:52
Caption: Mt. Julius Caesar by Leor Pantilot
The power and process of naming places. -- Beginning with an ear hike through John Muir National Forest, this episode dives into the process of nam...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Amy Tan and Sandip Roy at the Jaipur Lit. Fest., Credit: Sandip Roy
Sandip and writers Amy Tan and Rabih Alameddine explore what makes Jaipur one of the greatest literature festivals in the world.

  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Joyce Sutphen shares her poem "Defying Gravity" about the experience between a parent and a child.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:43
Caption: Jaipur Lit Fest panel, Credit: Sandip Roy
Writer Sandip Roy experiences a deeper meaning to the 'Lit fest’ circuit.

  • Added: Jan 23, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Micheal Goldberg takes a look at Russia through music, poems and essays.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:12
Piece image
Celebrating the continental American solar eclipse with Michael Goldberg.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:20
Piece image
Robert Jevne shares "In Totality (or not)" on this segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Aug 23, 2017
  • Length: 03:23
Piece image
On this segment Michael Goldberg gives us animal stories; a wolf, a donkey, a dog, animals teaching us something on how to stay human.

Bought by KTSW 89.9, 'The Sea', and KMUD

  • Added: Aug 09, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:02
  • Purchases: 3