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Sharma Shields discusses her novel, The Cassandra. She also reads a short passage.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Jennifer Weiner
The times, they are a’changin’. This week on Inflection Point, Lauren Schiller talks to author Jennifer Weiner, about her newest bestselling book “...

Bought by Louisville Public Media, KWIT, WNIN, KSJD, KUT and more


  • Added: Jul 02, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Folk legend Si Kahn on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes folk icon Si Kahn to celebrate his legacy with special appearances from T...

Bought by WETS, Radio Bristol, WVRU, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WRGY and more


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:32
  • Purchases: 19
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In 19th Century San Francisco's Chinatown only 1 in 10 people were women, and most of them were forced into prostitution, trafficked by criminal to...

Bought by Louisville Public Media, KCSB-FM, KWIT, WNIN, KSJD and more


  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl, Credit: Casey Orr
Times like these call for radical ideas. But is being a radical a positive thing? And if so, why are so many radicals seen as dangerous? In this...

Bought by Louisville Public Media, KCSB-FM, KWIT, WNIN, KUT and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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We’ll hear some McPartland recordings with a special emphasis on her own compositions, as well as excerpts from a 1975 interview in which she talks...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:04
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Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell was at the peak of her commercial success in the mid-1970s when she began to take her music in a jazz-oriented dire...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:03
  • Purchases: 1
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As the 1990s brought the 20th century to a close, women musicians continued to increase their visibility in the jazz world and to erode the notion ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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A decade that saw female artists making further inroads into the male-dominated world of jazz.

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Night Lights' decade-by-decade story of women in jazz continues with Maria Schneider, Abbey Lincoln, Shirley Horn, Cassandra Wilson and more.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple who taught America how to live up to their names - and their South Dakota love pioneer counterpa...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2018
  • Length: 37:08
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It’s a MAD, MAD, MAD, MADison World on Love in America, starting in Madison, South Dakota, where it’s not safe to steal a seat! We’re going to lay ...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2018
  • Length: 39:47
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Love and homelessness in America, beginning with the tale of how a dollar given in charity on the streets of New York City turned into a lifetime o...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2018
  • Length: 39:45
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Lovin' the teachers! Love in History this week is A Little Love On the Prairie – the tale of Laura Ingalls and Almanzo Wilder. On the Road begins w...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2018
  • Length: 38:12
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John and Annie Glenn's story is one small step for a man and one giant leap for love. Love is in the stars in South Dakota, where they don’t only c...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2018
  • Length: 35:06
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Lovin’ the tough guys this week! Real men love Teddy Bears and so do ladies – the love story of Theodore and Edith Roosevelt; On the Road, discover...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2018
  • Length: 38:42
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Love triumphs, even through the Civil War, with a union within the Union – the love story of Ulysses S. and Julia Grant; On the Road, discover a Un...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2018
  • Length: 38:56
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This week, we’ve got love down to a science! On the Road, we discover the love of a man who made cleaning a science - The Don Juan of the John, Don...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2018
  • Length: 37:56
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A trek through the stars with Star Trek Elvis in Ticonderoga, New York; then, where no love has gone before - the story of DeForest Kelly and Carol...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2018
  • Length: 38:29
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This week we’ll introduce you to Shiori Ito, who can give us a first-hand look into how hard it is for women to speak out in male-dominated Japan. ...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
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This week is all about lovers, dreamers and me, starting with the Portlandian dream of lovers Deb & Kol and their Caravan Tiny House Hotel; next, a...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2018
  • Length: 39:39
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With great Pride, Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner's lifelong tale of love and laughter! Our feature is Karol and Tammy of Namaste Ocean Shores, Washing...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2018
  • Length: 37:57
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An episode all about imagination! Love from the Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Buddhist Monastery in Woodstock NY; the creative love story of Joanne an...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2018
  • Length: 39:22
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Tractor pulling and becoming a star with Connecticut Kathy in North Stonington; Love in History this week is a Main Event of love between Shawn Mic...

  • Added: May 27, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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This week’s Love in History comes with a song in our hearts – from the musical love of Irving and Ellin Berlin. Also in this episode, Lovin America...

  • Added: May 20, 2018
  • Length: 29:00