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A poet with Cook County Connections was recently selected by The New York Times as having published one of the ten best poetry books of 2018. Mic...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2019
  • Length: 15:19
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HOUR ONE: "Center Of The World" - Opiate addiction. Lost jobs. Lost hope. Producer Charles Monroe-Kane heads back to his Ohio hometown to see why p...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:58
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A story about my life-long love of language and poetry -- its richness as a spoken form and how it solidified despite (and because of) the confini...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 07:58
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In this episode of ThinkRadio Presents Think People host Alan Wartes spoke with bestselling fantasy and fiction writer Kevin Anderson.

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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-Millions of people have visited the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. since it opened in 1993. How does their experience compare to th...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Gary Shteyngart on Live Wire, Credit: Jennie Baker
This episode gets a "fresh start" with author Gary Shteyngart, comedian Hari Kondabolu, and world champion fly caster Maxine McCormick, with music ...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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For Women's History Month, NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR features a special program about four important feminist poets who led the next generations into ...

Bought by KWMR, WNMU-FM, WCAI / WNAN, WNJR, KRZA and more


  • Added: Mar 19, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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Poet Cate Belleveau shares her poem "Ode to Mary Oliver" on this segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Mar 19, 2019
  • Length: 02:51
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin travels the world with an amateur spy in Charles Cumming's The Moroccan Girl.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio) and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin joins the magical adventures of Witch Wars by Sibéal Pounder.

  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 03:00
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Bob Kustra talks with Novelist Jonathan Evison about "Lawn Boy"

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:11
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Following one of the most momentous and at the same time inconclusive Brexit weeks since the 2016 referendum, we take you to Northern Ireland to fi...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
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Rabbi Lawrence Kushner is a long-time student and articulator of the mysteries and messages of Kabbalah, the Jewish mystical tradition. Kushner say...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
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“My Mind,” a song by John P. Burke, “We Are Not Responsible,” a poem by Harryette Mullen (recorded at Soul Mountain, East Haddam, CT, July 2007), “...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 09:27
Caption: Colin O'Brady , Credit: Jennie Baker
This episode "breaks the ice" with world record-breaking adventurer Colin O'Brady, author Dani Shapiro, and comedian Chris Garcia, with music from ...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Susan Purvis discusses her memoir, "Go Find: My Journey to Find the Lost and Myself." She also reads a short passage.

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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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 Royalton Community Radio, WCMU, WMUU-LP, WRGY, WAMC and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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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 WFHB, WLPR, WUGA (part of GPB), WVAS, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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 WNMU-FM and KXCV


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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When the wise and whimsical Sharon Olds started writing poetry over 40 years ago, she explored the subjects that interested her most — like diaphra...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
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British writer Rupert Thomson discusses his eleventh novel, NEVER ANYONE BUT YOU, shortlisted for the 2018 American Library in Paris Book Award, t...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Poet Freya Manfred shares her poem "Strangle Him" on this segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Mar 12, 2019
  • Length: 02:28
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Giles Milton’s bold new history narrates the events of June 6th, 1944 through the tales of survivors from all sides: the teenage Allied conscript, ...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2019
  • Length: 10:00
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Looking through old photos elicits a myriad of feelings.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:26
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In this episode of ThinkRadio Presents ThinkPlanet host Alan Wartes presents part 2 of his conversation with author and educator Sean Prentiss.

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1