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A conversation with CMarie Fuhrman about her nonfiction and work as co-editor of the anthology, Native Voices. She also reads two short passages.

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Marietta McCarty wrote a loving memoir about the daunting task of emptying her beloved family home in "Leaving 1203: Emptying a Home, Filling the H...

Bought by WTJU, KXCV, WRGY, WMUU-LP, KVSC and more


  • Added: May 23, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 9
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-Marietta McCarty wrote a loving memoir about the daunting task of emptying her beloved family home in "Leaving 1203: Emptying a Home, Filling the ...

Bought by WVAS, WFHB, WUGA (part of GPB), Kansas Public Radio, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 23, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-Pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to understand deeper truths about the human condition. -In college, ...

Bought by WMMT, KALW, RadioFreePalmer, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 12
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Poetry and medicine are seemingly different occupations. But pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to under...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, Kansas Public Radio, WFHB, WLPR, WUGA (part of GPB) and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: A sofa and mattresses on the street in front of an apartment building. "Sofa Free, and throw in 2 box springs", Credit: walknboston is licensed under CC by 2.0.
There’s an eviction crisis in the United States, and it’s disproportionately affecting communities of color.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WTJU, WRGY, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 10
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We talk with the great cartoonist Jules Feiffer about the third graphic novel in his noir trilogy about the Hollywood blacklist of the 1940s and 50...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
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ana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah talks about his award-winning story collection Friday Black. Then, we talk about the art of the really really short story w...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
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Tracey reads her first place poem for the Fall Poetry Contest in 2017 and 2nd place poem for the Winter Poetry contest in 2017/18.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 04:49
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Ariel Burger talks about his book WITNESS: Lessons from Elie Wiesels Classroom. And later in the show, we re-air our 2016 interview with Ani Tuzman...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: We Are Not Done Yet, Credit: HBO
A talk with Jeffrey Wright about his documentary that looks at veterans writing and performing collective poems.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 30:10
  • Purchases: 1
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The idea that art, literature and music in particular, might work as a sort of “Marshall Plan of the Mind” is our topic tonight. At the end of Worl...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
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Around the country, historians and community organizations are commemorating the 400th anniversary of 1619. That’s the first year that African Amer...

Bought by WJAB, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WRGY, KXCV and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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Carol Ann Russell recently received an Artist Fellowship from the Region 2 Arts Council

  • Added: Nov 28, 2018
  • Length: 19:59
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Author Kiersten White's retelling of the Mary Shelley's classic novel from the point of view of Mrs. Frankenstein.

  • Added: Oct 30, 2018
  • Length: 29:36
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Harvard professor Elisa New explores the value of poetry in a social setting as it relates to her PBS production, "Poetry in America."

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 2
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- In Virginia, an unprecedented number of women were elected to the House of Delegates last year. We hear from some of those women about what it wa...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WTJU, KXCV, WCMU and more


  • Added: Sep 28, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 13
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All it takes is a spark. Several years ago, Cate Belleveau agreed to portray Mary Welsh Hemingway in a Beltrami County Historical Society fundrais...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2018
  • Length: 13:34
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Author Roxanna Elden discusses her new satirical novel Adequate Yearly Progress, which tells the story of the teachers’ lives across one year in th...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2018
  • Length: 45:49
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-Erin Devine calls in from India to talk about mid-century women artists reclaiming the pin-up. -Sheikh Kamarah shares two poets who write on the ...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, Indie3 Radio, WTJU, WAMC, WCMU and more


  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 12
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-Making musical pieces with the sounds that got stripped out of MP3s. -There is a rich sonic landscape that defines New York City. -Andrew Kaufman'...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WCMU, WTJU, WRGY, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 06, 2018
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
Donald Hall died on June 23rd. A sonnet written after reading his essay on growing old.

  • Added: Jun 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:07
Caption: Kiran Singh Sirah
A conversation with Kiran Singh Sirah--head of the International Storytelling Center which builds community one story at a time.

Bought by KVNF


  • Added: Jun 08, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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In Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Theology, published by NYU Press, M. Cooper Harriss finds in Ellison’s masterpiece an underlying “civil religious orie...

  • Added: May 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:04
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-A musical Indiana Jones is pursuing the Holy Grail of American symphonic music: long-lost works by master composers that are housed in the Library...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, WCMU, Radio Phoenix, KUHF and more


  • Added: May 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 7