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Author Ari Goldman reads from his charming book, "The Late Starters Orchestra." Just one of our daily readings for July. The Author's Corner on Pub...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 01:40
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Tent Show Radio on the road live from the beautiful Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton, Wisconsin with host Michael Perry, the Blue Canv...

Bought by WNMU-FM, KUMD, KMXT, KSRQ, and Wisconsin Public Radio

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: William Joyce
Creative author, illustrator and filmmaker William Joyce is an Academy Award Winner, Emmy Award Winner and his illustrations have appeared on numer...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 16:44
Caption: My Bipartisan Famiy, Credit: Susan Cook
I have a bi -partisan family. Maybe you do too. It makes understanding politics all the more difficult because sometimes people don’t agree. When ...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 05:19
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A book partly inspired by a Persian myth about a boy raised by a bird! Read by author Porochista Khakpour. Part of our daily series for June.

  • Added: May 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:40
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Katie, a high school freshman, interviews other students about times they have been embarrassed on Facebook. While most of the stories are humorous...

  • Added: May 26, 2014
  • Length: 06:54
Caption: Marilyn Colburn of Provincetown, Mass., author of "Maudie & Sophie," the first novel published by the Provincetown Public Press, Credit: Nancy Klingener
The Provincetown Public Library, a tiny library at the end of Cape Cod, has become the first public library in the country to create its own digita...

  • Added: May 25, 2014
  • Length: 04:20
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March 24, 2014 edition. Tomorrow Your Heart is a weekly syndicated radio program featuring girl groups and female-fronted music from the 1960s, hos...

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Mar 21, 2014
  • Length: 54:46
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Tent Show Radio
Tent Show Radio live in concert from the CAL Center in Reedsburg, Wisconsin. Featuring Tent Show Radio host Michael Perry, the Blue Canvas Orchest...

Bought by KFOK-LP, KSRQ, KUMD, and KMXT

  • Added: Mar 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:20
  • Purchases: 4
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Dean Smith, who spent 40 years as a stunt double for Hollywood Westerns, talks with his wife, Debby, and son, Finis.

Bought by KMUD

  • Added: Feb 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:51
  • Purchases: 1
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All kinds of cute going on as a Minneapolis middle school girl writes a poem about a friend.

  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:45
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New York City Firefighters Sophy Medina and Thomas Olsen remember their first Valentine's Day together.

  • Added: Feb 14, 2014
  • Length: 02:01
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Sweet Poppa Lou talks about the musical roots of his swinging bop saxophone sound. [38:23]

  • Added: Feb 12, 2014
  • Length: 38:23
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A story that Zack didn't get to tell at the Moth, live in Chicago: The summer Zack was thirteen he got up the courage to talk to the girl across th...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2014
  • Length: 04:27
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In the early 1980s a mysterious creature stalked the woods and beaches of Truro, Massachusetts, a small town on the far end of Cape Cod. This is th...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 04, 2013
  • Length: 07:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Dawn Burke talks to her husband, Don, about the rat sanctuary they’ve run out of their home for the past five years.

Bought by Prairie Public

  • Added: Oct 04, 2013
  • Length: 02:35
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Lunchbox Poster, Credit: Lunchbox the movie
Sandip Roy finds love, in the new movie "The Lunchbox."

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Sep 24, 2013
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Sep 17, 2013
  • Length: 02:46
  • Purchases: 4
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James C. Henderson is a graduate of Metropolitan State University's Creative Writing program, and Hamline University's MFA program. He lives in New...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2013
  • Length: 03:18
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Joyce Sutphen is Minnesota's Poet Laureate. Here Joyce Sutphen recites her poem, "Two Reasons To Keep This Poem." The Beat is a daily reminder that...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KSRQ

  • Added: Aug 11, 2013
  • Length: 02:12
  • Purchases: 2
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Richard Peck (A YEAR DOWN YONDER), Brian Selznick (THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET), Sarah Weeks (PIE), and Avi (CRISPEN:THE CROSS OF LEAD) discuss th...

Bought by WJCU

  • Added: Aug 07, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Casiana Siegle was adopted by an American family at fourteen months from the country of Kazakhstan. She's now thirteen years old and living in Dulu...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2013
  • Length: 01:19
Caption: Isaac Lamb steps forward to propose
In 2012, my friend Isaac performed an elaborate and ingenious proposal to his girlfriend Amy. I filmed the whole thing, and a week later, it was vi...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and WAMC

  • Added: Jun 26, 2013
  • Length: 04:06
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Denzel Mitchell of Five Seeds Farm and Apiary
Sound Bites on Delmarva producer Mark Gunnery visits Baltimore's newest farmer's market, Union Graze, and catches up with a farmer, a farm intern, ...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2013
  • Length: 09:05
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Adrian Kulp is a daddy blogger. After leaving a successful career as a TV executive to become a stay-at-home dad to his two toddlers, Kulp parlayed...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2013
  • Length: 06:16