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Black History Month continues as we go to the archives to revisit Black Women Writers in History, a program that examines important African-America...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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This episode features a soulful conversation Anahata Metaabout her book, 52 Weeks, 52 Dates. She also reads a brief passage from the book.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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For Valentines Day, we have a special love story – part fiction, part fact, based on a landmark US Supreme Court case. It’s called "Loving Vs. Virg...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: 19:15
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Writer Ward Rubrecht is the first in a series of writers visiting Bagley, MN for the Farm by the Lake Storytelling Series. He spoke about storytel...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 10:02
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Go to the doctor and they won’t begin to treat you without taking your history — and not just yours, but that of your parents and grandparents befo...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:00
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Former California Poet Laureate, Al Young has penned 25 books and was recently included in THE BEST AMERICAN POETRY 2016. Young discusses how his c...

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Poet Michelle Boisseau died November 15, 2017 from cancer at age 62. In this interview conducted earlier this year at the Kansas City Public Libra...

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Two stories of intimacy, shared through letters and interior monologues.

Bought by KUNM, WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR and more


  • Added: Nov 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 19
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Author interview with Tim Federle whose self help book Life is Like a Musical compares connects lessons learned as a professional in the theater t...

Bought by KFCF FM


  • Added: Nov 27, 2017
  • Length: 10:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Ta-Nehisi Coates is a poetic journalist and a defining voice of our times. He’s with us in a conversation that is joyful and hard and kind, soaring...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
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Julia Keller is a novelist and a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist.

  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 12:53
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A reading of the original and current version of the Pledge of Allegiance.

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Oct 20, 2017
  • Length: 01:12
  • Purchases: 1
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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...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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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