PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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We conclude our celebration of National Hispanic Heritage month with the second part of our interview with poet Xanath (shaw-nath) Caraza, featurin...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Author Jeffrey Eugenides talks with Jeremy Chamberlin.

  • Added: Oct 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:29
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Poetry about sleep and dreams, actual and metaphorical.

  • Added: Dec 08, 2018
  • Length: 59:57
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Gavin VanHorn is the author of The Way of the Coyote: Shared Journeys in the Urban Wilds.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Author and journalist Gwen Florio discusses her literary novel, Silent Hearts. She also reads a short passage.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and Yellowstone Public Radio

  • Added: Aug 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Humorous and ironic examinations of the human condition.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:02:01
Caption: Bart Ehrman, The Triumph of Christianity
Bart Ehrman asks how did a religion that began with a small group of illiterate day laborers become the dominant religion of the Roman Empire in ju...

Bought by KPIP-LP and WETS

  • Added: Mar 31, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: GetPublished! Radio Host Gerald Everett Jones, Credit: La Puerta Productions
Three stories about that elusive quality - musicianship.

  • Added: Mar 06, 2017
  • Length: 03:13
Caption: GetPublished! Radio Host Gerald Everett Jones, Credit: La Puerta Productions
Here's Gerald's audio book review of The Brass Verdict by Michael Connelly.

  • Added: Mar 05, 2017
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: GetPublished! Radio Host Gerald Everett Jones, Credit: La Puerta Productions
Here's Gerald's audio book review of Back to Blood by Tom Wolfe.

  • Added: Mar 05, 2017
  • Length: 03:46
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Poetry and music about the profound sensation of home.

  • Added: Feb 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:06
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Richard Powers is indulging us in a runaway riff on music, in a little room in the Boston Athenaeum, on the top of Beacon Hill, overlooking the Old...

Bought by WABE

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 47:52
  • Purchases: 1
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Here’s how to read David Foster Wallace’s thousand-page door stop and masterpiece Infinite Jest: it’s a Boston novel the way Ulysses is a Dublin n...

Bought by KFOK-LPFM

  • Added: Mar 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:34
  • Purchases: 1
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Todd Boss grew up on a cattle farm in Wisconsin, and lives now in St. Paul. His two books of poetry have won rave reviews from all over. His second...

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 02:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Mark Christensen is a published author, and a long time educator. He is Professor of English at Bemidji State University where is particular intere...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2014
  • Length: 01:38
Caption: Naomi Benaron
NAOMI BENARON is a trained scientist, marathon runner, and massage therapist. She is also the author of two award-winning fiction books, LOVE LETTE...

Bought by WJCU

  • Added: Nov 07, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Joe Wright, San Francisco, CA 11/11/12, Credit: Andrea Chase
Joe Wright talks dancing through class distinctions, the seduction of ego, and the magic of the intangible.

  • Added: Nov 18, 2012
  • Length: 12:04
Caption: Luis Alberto Urrea
Known for his book THE DEVIL'S HIGHWAY, a Pulitzer Prize finalist for nonfiction, and his American Book Award-winning memoir, NOBODY'S SON, Luis Al...

Bought by WJCU

  • Added: May 10, 2012
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mark Blasco, Credit: MJ
Songwriter Mark Blasco talks about his approach to writing a song inspired by Richard Feynman's memoir, Surely You're Joking Mr. Feynman.

  • Added: Nov 03, 2011
  • Length: 05:00

  • Added: Aug 12, 2010
  • Length: 19:19
Caption: Poet Philip Schultz
Host Francesca Rheannon spends the hour with poet Philip Schultz talking about his poetry, his method of teaching writing — and his dyslexia. His l...

Bought by WXXI

  • Added: Aug 11, 2010
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
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During this program, Marianne Wiggins talks about her novel, THE SHADOW CATCHER, which combines fiction with biography (albeit a semi-fictional Mar...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio

  • Added: Jun 20, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode 1 features poet laureates Mark Strand, Gwendolyn Brooks and Ted Kooser discussing the art and craft of writing poetry and reading some of t...

Bought by WCPN, WFHB, North Country Public Radio, Kansas Public Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio and more

  • Added: Mar 02, 2006
  • Length: 01:04:02
  • Purchases: 12