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Caption: Amy Tan and Sandip Roy at the Jaipur Lit. Fest., Credit: Sandip Roy
Sandip and writers Amy Tan and Rabih Alameddine explore what makes Jaipur one of the greatest literature festivals in the world.

  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky interviews author and Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan on her new book, Manhattan Beach.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 13:19
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Interview with Ann Hood on her new book "Morningstar: growing ups with books" and wrapping up our Read for the Cycle Summer Reading Challenge.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2017
  • Length: 12:44
Caption: Melissa de la Cruz, Credit: from author website
Tammy Bobrowsky interviews young adult author Melissa De La Cruz on her new book, Alex and Eliza, and we hear what our What We're Reading online co...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2017
  • Length: 09:02
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Producer Katie Carter interviews author Linda Fairstein on her new book, Into The Lion's Den; Tammy Bobrowsky reviews books fit for gift-giving: Th...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 11:45
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews The War Came Home with Him, Escape Clause; we hear listener-reader picks, and talk comfort reads.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 04:28
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews the book “A Hundred Thousand Worlds," KAXE/KBXE On The River volunteer Andrew Dziengel interviews Andrew Matheson, the colo...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 10:27
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews Your Favorite Band is Killing Me, and listener-readers recommend: The Sheer Ecstasy of Being a Lunatic Farmer, Waking Up Wh...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 05:08
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews Sleeping Giants and Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, and we hear from a student reviewer, Evelyn, on the book The Wishin...

  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 07:19
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky talks about this national event with Independent Bookstore Day program director Samantha Schoech and Park Rapids bookstore...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 11:10
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We’ll sample from the wealth of music inspired by the Bard’s verse, including a suite from Mendelssohn’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and excerpts f...

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  • Length: 58:58
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We’ll sample from the wealth of music inspired by the Bard’s verse, including a suite from Mendelssohn’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and excerpts f...

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  • Length: 58:57
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Pete Hautman talks about his latest book, Eden West. We hear what reader-listeners' children are reading,and readers Max and Jackson read from thei...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 07:14
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews the book "American Girls: Social media and the secret lives of teenagers;" and listener-readers review "The Distant Marvels...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 06:15
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Wilde's facility with words contributes to his undoing.

Bought by WCPN, KKRN, KMUN, KWMR, KALW and more

  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 16
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Tammy Bobrowsky reviews Ojibwe Imprints on Northern Minnesota, a listener reviews Bob Mehr's new book Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replaceme...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2016
  • Length: 06:55
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Space tribute to Ziggy Stardust, the State of Jefferson is declared from the West steps of California's capitol and elongated skulls found by arche...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2016
  • Length: 02:20:36
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Tammy Bobrowsky speaks with young adult fantasy author, Marie Lu, about her new book, "The Rose Society," and adds to her To Read list "Girl Waits ...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2016
  • Length: 08:17
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Tammy Bobrowsky talks about books: "Everybody's Heard about the Bird: The True Story of 1960s Rock 'n' Roll in Minnesota," The Thrilling Adventures...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2015
  • Length: 05:49
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Folklorist Guy Logsden discusses how Huntington's disease in the Guthrie family caused Woody to go out on his own at a young age. He highlights Woo...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 08:49
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Well, well, here we are again. Another episode hits the airwaves or cyber-lanes, whichever you like, we’re there for you! We’re all the way up to e...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2012
  • Length: 28:02
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This episode we speak with scholar, Lisa Castillo, PhD. Her interest is Afro-Brazilian culture. More specifically, the African diaspora of Brazil. ...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2012
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Paul Revere by Copley
On the 240th anniversary of Paul Revere's famous ride, re-visiting the Longfellow poem. What did Longfellow get right or wrong? Who rode that night...

Bought by KUT and Prairie Public

  • Added: Mar 21, 2011
  • Length: 10:14
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Crazy Heart author Thomas Cobb is a professor at Rhode Island College., Credit: Rhonda J. Miller
With Crazy Heart winning Academy Awards for best actor and best original song, Rhode Island author Thomas Cobb says the seeds of his book were pla...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2010
  • Length: 04:00
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Explores the later life of Walt Whitman, considered by many to be the Father of Modern Poetry.

Bought by KMUN, KSJD, WHQR, and KUOW

  • Added: Mar 22, 2005
  • Length: 29:25
  • Purchases: 4