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St. Hildegard of Bingen was an 12th century German nun – a writer, composer of chants, mystic and visionary. You might be asking yourself, what on ...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2019
  • Length: 12:55
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Leigh Hamilton is a dramatic soprano who has been based in Germany for more than 17 years. This episode follows Leigh’s story, which takes her from...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 23:25
Caption: WBOI's Folktales, Credit: Julia Meek
A mother's work is never done--and this week's Folktale celebrates the love, spirit and dedication of mothers, daughters & grandmothers around the ...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), 'The Sea', WLPR, WNMU-FM, WFIU and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:57
  • Purchases: 9
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Anton Disclafani discusses the writing process behind her acclaimed debut novel, The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 13:33
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Patricia Barber is joined by Jazz Double Bassist Patrick Mulcahy and Classical Bassist Andy Anderson to explore the floor of music, the Double Bass...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Apr 21, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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In part two of this interview and public reading by Belarusian poet Valzhyna Mort, she shares work from her 2011 book, COLLECTED BODY, and talks ab...

Bought by WNJR and WJCU


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Microphone, Credit: Grant https://www.flickr.com/photos/visual_dichotomy/
What do our voices say about us? On this edition we explore voice and identity. We'll hear from someone who nearly lost their voice as well as the ...

Bought by WNJR and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Oct 03, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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When it comes to what society finds attractive many factors play a role. Evolutionarily speaking we tend to be attracted to symmetry, and markers t...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2013
  • Length: 07:20
Caption: NC Music Love Army We Are Not For Sale, Credit: Skillet Gilmore
Caitlin Cary may be known for her days in Whiskeytown, but the songwriter has forged strong bonds in North Carolina and recently joined with a scor...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2013
  • Length: 17:21
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Helen Morley was an unsung hero in a relatively unknown battle – the grassroots fight for mental health care in Chicago. Her deficits were often he...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2013
  • Length: 06:20
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LouAnn Shepard Muhm is a widely published poet and teacher living in northern Minnesota. She has been featured in the mnartists.org series "What Li...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2013
  • Length: 01:38
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Ann Niedringhaus is a Duluth poet who has been widely published in journals and anthologies. She belongs to a Duluth writers group that is currentl...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2013
  • Length: 02:08
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Joyce Sutphen is Minnesota's Poet Laureate. Here Joyce Sutphen recites her poem, "Riding with Emily." The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Minneso...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2013
  • Length: 01:47
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Poet Athena Kildeagard, a University of Minnesota - Morris lecturer, looks deeply and metaphorically at a Blue Herring's stop in the poem "On Juggl...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 17, 2013
  • Length: 02:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Roby Lakatos at SMF 2010, Credit: Frank Stewart
Tune in to this episode for a 2010 SMF performance by the unmistakable multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter Shannon Whitworth.

Bought by WAMU and Red River Radio Network


  • Added: Jan 13, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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When New York City author Ginger Strand passed through Tulsa, we sat her down and asked her what she thought about our state. The wind, of course, ...

Bought by KOSU and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 06, 2011
  • Length: 03:07
  • Purchases: 2
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The Mother Tongue Monologues present Black women telling it like it is, with all its' truths, brazen acts, shouts and silent revolutions, from slav...

Bought by KZYX, Lower Cape Communications, WJSU, and KZYX


  • Added: Mar 08, 2011
  • Length: 58:04
  • Purchases: 4
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This show profiles novelist Molly Gloss, whose books have shed light on untold stories of women in the American West.

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Nov 23, 2010
  • Length: 27:52
  • Purchases: 1
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An interview with Megan Marshall, the biographer of The Peabody Sisters -- three women who helped found the Transcendentalist movement in the mid-1...

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston


  • Added: Sep 06, 2009
  • Length: 35:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth." In this edition: Who speaks for Muslim women? You’ve probably heard ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2009
  • Length: :20
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Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth." In this edition: Who speaks for Muslim women? You’ve probably heard ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
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Preview "Inside Islam," a new series from the producers of "Here on Earth." In this edition: Who speaks for Muslim women? You’ve probably heard ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2009
  • Length: 52:35
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a sonic memorial to the healing power of art

Bought by KUT, KTNA, NPR Illinois, KDNK, KUFM - Montana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 27, 2008
  • Length: 26:44
  • Purchases: 9
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A personal journey of an Indian born producer of a widow to look at the situation of widows in India.

Bought by KICI, KUER, KXOT Public Radio, and WBEZ


  • Added: Oct 04, 2006
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Two woment that don't fit in the box of Queer

Bought by KICI, WGDR, Spokane Public Radio, KWCW, and WGBH Radio Boston


  • Added: May 28, 2006
  • Length: 29:43
  • Purchases: 5