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Caption: Words & Music, Credit: by Mystie Chamberlin
Poetry and music expressing the transition into adulthood.

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:12
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Songs that express new love, bittersweet spring memories and new beginnings.

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:30
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Gavin Wiesen talks chemistry, fealty, and being a fish out of water.

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 13:03
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When Sinead Morrissey won the 2013 T.S. Eliot Poetry Prize for her fifth book, PARALLAX, her work was then published in the U.S. pulling from all f...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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President Trump's travel ban is on ice, but the questions it raises--who’s in, and who’s out-- well, sacred texts have been looking at that forever...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Kristen Stewart in 'Personal Shopper'
Kristen Stewart went from child actress to reticent star of the hugely successful "Twilight" series to… well, we’ll see. But with strong work in a ...

Bought by WOUB, WMUU-LP, KCPW, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 1
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 1
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by KKRN, WJCU, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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It used to be that a high school education was enough to support a comfortably middle class lifestyle. But these days, it takes a lot more to get a...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 03:35
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Carlton Evans talks niches, the mystic experience, and seeing what the world has to offer.

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 21:42
Caption: Julian Manzara, Credit: Jax Ravel
Julian Manzara loves the musical possibilities that define jazz. That jazz encourages exploring musical possibilities is what makes him comfortable...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 05:00
Caption: Phil Nusabaum, Credit: Karen Van Norman
We open the show with new bluegrass, and throughout the show, spin some great new banjo music. On the Gem of Bluegrass we track the evolution of th...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: WoodSongs Kid Kevin Beddingfield delivers a fiery performance.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes the Grammy-nominated country singer Sylvia plus authentic country from Ea...

Bought by KHCC and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 2
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We celebrate Ella Fitzgerald's centennial with a look at one of the singer's busiest and most memorable years on record.

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 59:04
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In the 1960s Herbie Hancock seemed to be everywhere on the jazz scene, recording both as a leader for Blue Note and as a sideman with Miles Davis a...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
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MyNDTALK - Beyond the Good-Girl Jail - Sandra Felt - Contrary to some theories, it is good to focus internally; it is actually healthy to the poi...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:10
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Used as Indian Americans are to being heralded as the model minority, their feathers might be ruffled by the stories of harassment coming out of th...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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Dorothy Ashby emerged from the storied mid-20th-century Detroit jazz scene as a creative virtuoso on an instrument not often employed in the jazz w...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 07:00
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We utilize our opening moments dealing with the death of a master. James Cotton was endeared perhaps in America’s blues regions initially, but his ...

Bought by WJSU, WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP, and WKAR


  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:00:00
  • Purchases: 4
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For as far back as Joy Ladin can remember, her body didn’t match her soul. Gender defines us from the moment we’re born. But how is that related to...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
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Our ideas of manhood and womanhood determine the ways in which we raise and socialize our children, but how much does gender in a particular societ...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 34:34
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MyNDTALK – Wogamatter - Esther Lawson Esther talks about her life as a "mixed-race women, growing up in post-war Britain, and her experiences of ...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:02
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NEWSMAKER: Gorsuch Confirmation Hearings - Day Two MAIN TOPIC: The State Department’s actions on China, North Korea and what the Trump Admin is ...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 51:25
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Today, politicians and intellectuals warn that we face a crisis of civility and a veritable war of words polluting our public sphere. In liberal de...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:03