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You’re listening to the words of Mark Twain, performed by William Sterling Battis and… You’re on the Sound Beat This excerpt from Tom Sawyer, comin...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
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Famed lawman Wyatt Earp has been the subject of nearly a dozen movies, but his role as on-set advisor for westerns would have a major impact on fil...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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Ernest Thompson Seton was a wolf-trapper, artist and writer.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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Jean de Brunhoff (Brune-hoff) introduced Babar the Elephant to the world in 1931…though some credit belongs to his wife and children.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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This live version of “25 Minutes to Go” is from Johnny Cash’s 1968 Columbia LP At Folsom Prison. The song gives a minute-by-minute description of a...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:30
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This week, part two of the Jefferson Hour in front of a live studio audience in Norfolk, Virginia at the studios of WHRO/WHRV-FM with host Barbara ...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Mary Lou Williams
(Air Dates: May 3 - 9) This week we celebrate the birthdays of composer Irving Berlin and Kansas City's own queen of jazz, Mary Lou Williams. We fi...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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It's FM91's 40th birthday! WGTE FM in Toledo began broadcasting May 2, 1976 and for four decades has continued to deliver the highest quality arts,...

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 06:20
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Bona fide Illinois French trouveur & fiddler Dennis Stroughmatt performs live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also...

  • Added: May 01, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: A popular selection from the Takoma catalog, “Mississippi Blues” by Bukka White was issued and reissued several times over the decades, seen here with the cover from its second vinyl pressing.
Join us as we spotlight three classic slabs of vinyl from the golden years of the 1960s Blues Revival. We’ll hear selections from "Mississippi Blue...

  • Added: May 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Michael Eric Dyson's new book, "The Black Presidency Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America", explores the powerful, surprising way the p...

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  • Length: 01:00:14
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There aren’t many Nazi war criminals left to punish. But one of the last to be brought to justice is also among the most fascinating. Lawrence Do...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
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Where do Jewish food and culture meet in a tasty way? The deli, of course. This story comes from the BackStory episode "Judaism in America." http:/...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 07:37
Caption: Junior High School: Classroom, by Harris & Ewing., Credit: Library of Congress
The mother-daughter team of Katharine Cook Briggs and Isabel Briggs-Myers invented the Myers Briggs Type Indicator test to help women find jobs dur...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 11:34
Caption: Junior High School: Classroom, by Harris & Ewing., Credit: Library of Congress
Until the late 19th century, party affiliation mattered more than qualification when it came to landing a job in the federal government. The Guys t...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 08:43
Caption: “The Almightier,” illustration from Puck, May 15th, 1907, Credit: Library of Congress
This month, the U.S. Treasure announced that Harriet Tubman would replace Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill. In this episode, we evaluate...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: “The Almightier,” illustration from Puck, May 15th, 1907 , Credit: Library of Congress
This month, the U.S. Treasury announced that Harriet Tubman would replace Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill. In this episode, we evaluate...

Bought by WRFA-LP, WRGY, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Junior High School: Classroom, by Harris & Ewing, Credit: Library of Congress
Psychologist Henry Goddard thought he could devise a test that would accurately rank students based on intelligence, but his ideas and methods were...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 11:56
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In these short daily segments, Stewart Harris talks about various topics and current events and how they pertain to laws already on the books or ho...

Bought by WVTF


  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 07:27
  • Purchases: 1
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There aren’t many Nazi war criminals left to punish. But one of the last to be brought to justice is also among the most fascinating. Lawrence Do...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 54:23
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Two history books are profiled that both provide a timeline of history for peace periods, peace leaders, key philosophers, important turning points...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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In the second half of this interview with Philip Lee Williams, the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Georgia Writers Association, he discuss...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Robert K. Tanenbaum chronicles the "Career Girls" double-murder in 1963 and the subsequent imprisonment of an innocent man.

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 10:00
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This episode explores a corporate history of chai from the British Empire to Oprah.

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:54
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The books we love as children may influence our careers more than we realize. As a child, Martha was fascinated with stories of cracking codes, and...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WEZU, WETD, KREV-LP, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6