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NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR begins the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month with the 2018 Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize winner, Martín Espada. In t...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Sep 17, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We talk strategies for teaching computer science (CS), with Dr. Cynthia Taylor, a computer science professor at The University of Illinois at Chica...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2017
  • Length: 37:10
Caption: Christopher Nolan's 'Inception'
Citizen Kane, Vertigo, The Godfather. 200 years from now, will anyone even remember these movies? Or are we currently overlooking the classics of t...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP, WQCS, WRIR, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Jan 13, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: The 40th Anniversary of the Band's "The Last Waltz:" All Access
Robbie Robertson shares insights looking back from 40 years on at one of, if not THE best rock and roll concerts and films, The Last Waltz. Interv...

Bought by Prairie Public, KSRQ, KAZU, KGLT, KVMR and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 58:24
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Mahershala Ali and Alex R. Hibbert in Barry Jenkins' 'Moonlight'
Director Barry Jenkins and playwright Tarell McCraney grew up in the same neighborhood in 1980s-era Miami. "Moonlight," based on an autobiographica...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WRIR, GCR (Global Community Radio), WOUB, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Nov 04, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger in 'A Nightmare On Elm Street'
The clown under the bed. The shadow on the other side of the shower curtain. The elevator filled with blood. Scary movies make an impression -- and...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WRIR, WNJR, GCR (Global Community Radio), KSKQ and more


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Documentary director and producer, Steve James
Back in June, IDA and Chicago's Kartemquin Films invited Adam to host a career-spanning conversation with documentary filmmaker Steve James ("Hoop ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WRIR, KCPW, GCR (Global Community Radio), WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
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2 Hours with Jimmy Page, Robert Plant & John Paul Jones talking about the creation of Led Zeppelin's 2 disc masterpiece, "Physical Graffiti."

Bought by Prairie Public and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:38:43
  • Purchases: 2
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To help ring in 2015, we bring you a rebroadcast of Adam and Josh's review of this year's most talked about film, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood." Th...

Bought by KSRQ, WRIR, WOUB, KSKQ, and KCPW


  • Added: Jan 02, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Emotionally Intelligent Approach to Healthcare
Changes in healthcare have led to pressures on providers to spend less time with patients resulting in less time for questions, empathy and compass...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2014
  • Length: 54:11
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The complete story behind Bob Dylan and The Band's 1967 recordings in Woodstock, NY, now known as the Basement Tapes

Bought by KUMD, WKMS, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 28, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 30
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What if you could change not just how much you know, but your actual intelligence?

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 52:53
  • Purchases: 1
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In May of 2012, Harvard and MIT announced a partnership to provide free courses to anyone, anywhere, sparking an intense debate about the future of...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Nov 18, 2013
  • Length: 53:54
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: pork walk, Credit: archive
Passions for food and music shine through the nation of Catalunya.The traditional, the innovative, the very local and the trans-Mediterranian fusio...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Sometimes all it takes to get kids excited about science is a bag full of eyeballs.

Bought by WCWP and WTJU


  • Added: Jun 09, 2013
  • Length: 53:48
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dr Kate Macdonald, Assistant Professor of English Literature at the University of Gent, Belgium
As part of a series marking Armistice Day, the anniversary of the end of the First World War, reporter, Alison Turner, talked to Dr Kate Macdonald ...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2012
  • Length: 54:00
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Paul Simon recalls the creative sparks and controversies surrounding his landmark album, "Graceland"

Bought by Prairie Public, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WUKY, CBC Inside the Music, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: May 17, 2012
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 12
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Joey Ramone's close friends and family salute him by rocking out and finishing the tracks Joey left behind when he died.

Bought by WTJU, KPVL, WMMT, and CBC Inside the Music


  • Added: May 17, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Bill McKibben
Into the national conversation about climate change and our planet's natural resources comes The Global Warming Reader: A Century of Writing About ...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2012
  • Length: 28:40
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Archival Paul Simon interviews from various moments of his career are intertwined to show the evolution of his creative process. Hosted by Rita Ho...

Bought by WKMS, KBYS 88.3 FM, KISU, North State Public Radio, WETS and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
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Wynton Marsalis looks back on music from throughout his career, from the straight jazz to his more classical compositions.

Bought by KISU, Radio New Zealand, WCAI / WNAN, WAMC, KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 11, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Brand new one-hour special features exclusive Sting interview looking back on music from his solo career.

Bought by KPVL, WUKY, Prairie Public, CBC Inside the Music, WAMC and more


  • Added: Sep 30, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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A new perspective on the often-overlooked story of the Marines who fought in the brutal Pacific Campaign of World War II.

Bought by 'The Sea', Indie3 Radio, KOSU, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, KHNS and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2009
  • Length: 55:54
  • Purchases: 43
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Joe Strummer spins his favorite tracks from around the world

Bought by Radio New Zealand, KDUR, WXAV 88.3FM, WTIP, KMXT and more


  • Added: Oct 13, 2009
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Michael Tilson Thomas, Host of Keeping Score
A Preview of Season 2 of the PBS program series, "Keeping Score" with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. Use this 5:17...

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Oct 13, 2009
  • Length: 05:17
  • Purchases: 1