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Poet Terrance Hayes, a MacArthur fellow reads from his fifth book, HOW TO BE DRAWN, winner of the 2016 NAACP Image Award for Poetry, while at the H...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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Inspired by the documentary THE VIETNAM WAR, we return to an archive interview with the poet John Balaban, who served as a conscientious objector i...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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“From the bottom will the genius come that makes our ability to live with each other possible. I believe that with all my heart.” These are the wor...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Book Cover, Credit: Michael West
Guests Include: Christine Todd, mother of a recovering addict and Learn To Cope facilitator and Island Author/Poet Michael West.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2017
  • Length: 29:33
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To be in conversation with Maira Kalman is like wandering into one of her cartoons in The New Yorker. Millions have been prompted to smile and thin...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: An a-MAZE-ing MAZE, Credit: The Vineyard Gazette
Guests Include: Joyce Wagner Writer and Humorist and Alex Palmer, Retired Teacher and Maze Mentor.

  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 30:29
Caption: A War Letter, Credit: Chapman University
Guests Include: Author/HIstorian Andrew Carroll talks about his latest book MY FELLOW SOLDIERS: GENERAL JOHN PERSHING AND THE AMERICANS WHO HELPED ...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:42
Caption: James Tolan
Olivia Stiffler and the late James Tolan, whose new books were released in summer 2017 after his death in March, discuss their unique mentorship ...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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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: Francisco Aragon, poet
Francisco Aragón describes a threatening incident against a college student after the 2016 election.

Bought by KALW and KENW


  • Added: Jul 25, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sunnylyn Thibodaoux, poet
Sunnylyn Thibodeaux mediates on the anxieties and ambitions of adult life.

Bought by KENW and KALW


  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A National Book Critics Circle Award winner, Rodney Jones reads from and talks about the shaping of his book of selected poetry, SALVATION BLUES: O...

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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While at the Woodneath Library Center, novelist Larry Watson reads from his tenth book, AS GOOD AS GONE, now out in paperback. He reveals how cowbo...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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In this interview in front of an audience at the Kansas City Public Library, poet, editor, and Guggenheim fellow, Michelle Boisseau discusses her f...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Novelist Whitney Terrell talks about his third novel, THE GOOD LIEUTENANT, now out in paperback. Terrell was embedded with the military in Iraq, wr...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 30:30
  • Purchases: 1
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While At Rockhurst University'S 2014 Midwest Poets Series, Former Missouri Poet Laureate William Trowbridge reads poems from his numerous books tha...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: May 31, 2017
  • Length: 30:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The Verse Like Water program started by Central Lakes College instructor Jeff Johnson has been bringing world class American poets to the Brainerd ...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 07:36
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Host Bob Kustra talks with Shawn Vestal about his debut novel.

  • Added: Mar 17, 2017
  • Length: 30:31
Caption: The Wine Fellers
What to Pair with Wildlife (i.e., Squirrel) Stew? hint: beer. We also take Listener Calls and get into the Wine News. The Wine Fellers is an upb...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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We continue Black History Month with the first part of our conversation with Al Young. The Former California Poet Laureate has penned 25 books and ...

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kolkata Lit Fest promotional poster, Credit: Photo by Sandip Roy
When I was a little boy I once lost my parents in a busy market in Kolkata. I cannot begin to imagine what it means to be lost for 25 YEARS. Like S...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
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As we approach the Academy Awards, there’s lots of buzz about the film, FENCES. The screenplay is written by the late August Wilson, adapted from ...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Book Cover
Michael Meuers has worked in public relations for the Red Lake Band of Ojibwe for 20+ years. His friendship with native elder Larry Stillday taugh...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 10:03
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, Credit: Decca / Harald Hoffmann
We'll hear music by Steven Stucky, Elena Ruehr, Osvaldo Golijov, Jennifer Higdon, Paul Moravec, Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, and Elliott Carter on this ep...

Bought by WGTE FM 91


  • Added: Jan 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Alice Friman reads from her most recent of her six poetry collections THE VIEW FROM SATURN, VINCULUM, and THE BOOK OF THE ROTTEN DAUGHTER. She talk...

Bought by WNJR, WMUU-LP, and WNJR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3