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On today's special edition of Big Talk!, Michael Glab speaks with Indiana State Poet Laureate Adrian Matejka about his poetry and the inspiration h...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 08:23
Caption: Andy Weir’s Artemis is the new novel set in a city on the Moon. , Credit: Crown Publishing
The author of #1 bestseller The Martian is back with Artemis, a superbly-researched, rollicking adventure in the first city on the Moon. You might ...

Bought by WTJU, KMRE-LP, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WXAV 88.3FM and more

  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
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The Maumee River runs more than 100 miles before emptying into Lake Erie in Ohio. And it carries a lot of the farm runoff that triggers algae bloom...

Bought by WBFO, WCPN, and WKSU

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: :45
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Book Cover, Credit: Michael West
Guests Include: Christine Todd, mother of a recovering addict and Learn To Cope facilitator and Island Author/Poet Michael West.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2017
  • Length: 29:33
Caption: An a-MAZE-ing MAZE, Credit: The Vineyard Gazette
Guests Include: Joyce Wagner Writer and Humorist and Alex Palmer, Retired Teacher and Maze Mentor.

  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 30:29
Caption: A War Letter, Credit: Chapman University
Guests Include: Author/HIstorian Andrew Carroll talks about his latest book MY FELLOW SOLDIERS: GENERAL JOHN PERSHING AND THE AMERICANS WHO HELPED ...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:42
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We usually don’t think of the free market as a very… sentimental place. But a new book suggests that Adam Smith’s classical economics aren’t so hea...

Bought by KENW

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 03:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Take note: On this episode we're following the "Race Beat." We talk with Hank Klibanoff who's book "The Race Beat" tells the story of journalists c...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 25:00
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A conversation with biologist and naturalist E.O. Wilson on what winning a second Pulitzer Prize meant for him and his Harvard colleagues. A look ...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 24:59
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This episode's stories come from some of Alabama's Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists: Rick Bragg who wrote about the Susan Smith murders and the O...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 25:00
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In this episode we're looking at the small town through the literary lens. Hear how Shirley Ann Grau author of "Keepers of the House" hung up on th...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 24:59

  • Added: Apr 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:34
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Bloomington author Annette Oppenlander discusses her books, including a coming of age novel set in World War II Germany, with Michael Glab on this ...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 08:38
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Our topic this week is creativity behind bars. We showcase poetry from prisoners working with the Indiana Prisoners' Writing Project, a piece by Sh...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 28:19
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Time travel is really possible, in theory...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 02:35:33
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Jean Bouchebel and his family sweat bullets in an olive grove...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 11:51
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Louis the German divides the Rhine and the doomed space shuttle Challenger is used by the Department of Defense on its last successful (classified)...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2016
  • Length: 02:20:46
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Joaquin Murrieta became notorious during the California gold rush, and even inspired an author to write a famous swashbuckler. And an ancient city...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2016
  • Length: 02:25:39
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Think of the Anthropocene as a science fiction thought experiment. We imagine future geologists looking back into the rock record, and trying to pi...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 36:22
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"Recalculating" is Charles Bernstein's first new book of poetry since his daughter, Emma Bee Bernstein, died in December of 2008, and is in large m...

  • Added: May 31, 2016
  • Length: 57:19
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A struggling writer finds unexpected kindness and friendship from his poor landlord in this short story by George Gissing, whom George Orwell ranke...

Bought by WMUU-LP

  • Added: Mar 07, 2016
  • Length: 57:55
  • Purchases: 1
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A Bloomington artist who has altered a single poem for years, all the while performing it for live audiences.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2016
  • Length: 07:38
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America's formidable guardian of the Constitution, Justice Antonin Scalia, is dead...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2016
  • Length: 02:22:45
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Stories about how our need for redemption from our disappointment expresses itself in the holiday season marked by the solstice and the turn of the...

Bought by KRPS, KRPS, and WMUU-LP

  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:12
  • Purchases: 3
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A month of sci-fi, fantasy, gothic, and horror begins with two stories from W.E.B. Du Bois’s 1920 collection Darkwater: Voices from within the Veil...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2015
  • Length: 59:53