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Caption: Ana Alcaide
Celebrating Global Music by Women - Name Game

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:29:01
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From the historic tours she touched with music & stories from her time on the road with Delaney & Bonnie (Eric Clapton, George Harrison -1969), Joe...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:54
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Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis with Marilyn Murray Willison a six-time Award Winning Author, Former Health & Fitness Editor for the LA Times & Inter...

Bought by KFOI Radio


  • Added: Sep 14, 2018
  • Length: 27:53
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. Lorena Gonzalez at her desk at the Syracuse VA Medical Center, Credit: Conor Wight
Doctor Lorena Gonzalez is a surgeon - but last year, she became a cancer patient. This is the story of how she applied her knowledge and experience...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2018
  • Length: 04:12
Caption: Eleanor Wilner
We begin Women's History Month with The Augurs: Women of an Age. This public poetry reading features a a group of women poets, all over the age of ...

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Mar 07, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The Martha Bassett Show happens live at the historic Reeves Theater in Elkin,NC and features emerging national artists, fresh local faces, and the ...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 33:06
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A one-hour program focusing on the work of female jazz guitarist Emily Remler. Great for Women's History Month!

Bought by WCPN, WNMU-FM, WFAE, WNCU, WPTC and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Betty Peters, known as Mama Betty, shuttles jail visitors along the last mile of the journey. , Credit: George Lavender
Thousands of Los Angeles County prisoners are housed in Pitchess Detention center. For visitors, the journey to the jail can take all day. The clos...

Bought by PRX Remix, WRST-FM Oshkosh, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 3
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A 12-year-old girl in blue jeans probably isn’t the first thing you picture when you hear the word paleontologist. But in 1979, young India Wood di...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Publisher and fiction writer, Danielle Dutton, discusses the poetics of suburbia and the roadblocks of women in publishing. In the second half Prof...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 20:51
Caption: Dani at home, Credit: Haley Taylor
We continue the story of local artist Dani Herrera, as she faces yet another obstacle in creating her artwork.

  • Added: Oct 28, 2015
  • Length: 06:02
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Patricia Barber is joined by Larry Kohut on Bass, Jon Deitemyer on Drums, and Jim Gaillereto on Tenor Sax for an hour of music and conversation abo...

Bought by WJSU and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 21, 2015
  • Length: 58:43
  • Purchases: 2
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A Valentine's Special from WNYC's Death, Sex & Money, hosted by Anna Sale.

Bought by KJZZ, KRPS, KUER, KOSU, WVPE and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 37
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The most celebrated African American poets in America pay homage to the life’s work of former Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Rita Dove.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KVSC, Radio Phoenix, WCAI / WNAN, and WMNF


  • Added: Oct 10, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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One hour special features Kelly Clarkson's holiday memories and stories about the songs on her new holiday music album, Wrapped in Red.

Bought by KPVL and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 07, 2013
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Marian Mc Partland, Credit: Yoshis Jazz Club
Jazz singer and radio host Melanie O'Reilly of "Jazz on the Bay" met with pianist and Piano Jazz host Marian McPartland in 2007 when Marian was 89 ...

Bought by WDCB and KCSM


  • Added: Sep 06, 2013
  • Length: 57:44
  • Purchases: 2
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Rachel comes full-circle. She goes from being a college student to be a stripper and then back to starting all over again.

  • Added: May 16, 2013
  • Length: 18:57
Caption: Jo Bai and her fellow English teachers in Yuyao, China.
Jo is African American. Jo lives in Yuyao, China. Jo gets a lot of attention.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 27, 2012
  • Length: 13:14
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The producer and her Grandmother, several years ago
Virginia Mae Snyder lived alone in her house in West Virginia until she was 94. She suffered a drastic fall while gardening; a fall which forced he...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 04, 2012
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 1
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Intimate acoustic set by Rosanne Cash and her husband, John Leventhal in their living room (aka Zone C). Includes exclusive live recordings of son...

Bought by KOSU, NPR Illinois, New Hampshire Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Winner of the Grand Trophy 2011, International Radio Festivals! An intimate reconsideration of Janis' journey from a tiny Texas refinery town to t...

Bought by WCPN, KGLT, KFOK-LPFM, Radio New Zealand, WFAE and more


  • Added: Oct 01, 2010
  • Length: 57:31
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: The new baby, Avery Arena, Credit: Katy Sewall
It is good to have a birth plan. The one problem? The birth of a child can be unpredictable. Radio Producer Katy Sewall brings us the story of on...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2010
  • Length: 11:56
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A tribute to women of the Blues

Bought by KPSQ-LP, WYAP, KAAD-LP, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: May 03, 2010
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 21
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Natalie Goldberg, the writer, painter and writing teacher, speaks with ThoughtCast in Santa Fe, NM!

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio and WFIU


  • Added: Sep 06, 2009
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Clifton on the cover of 'Wild Blessings'
Poet Lucille Clifton is widely acclaimed for her powerful explorations of race, womanhood, and spirituality.

Bought by WRNC-LP, KVSC, and CKMO


  • Added: Jul 13, 2009
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 3