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Historian and prolific author Gerald Horne returns to our program today to discuss his most recent book Confronting Black Jacobins: The United Stat...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:01
Caption: Elektro the Moto-Man and his Little Dog Sparko, created by Westinghouse Electric Company for the 1939 World's Fair., Credit: New York City Public Library.
30-second promo for "The Future Then" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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2015 was a pretty unusual year for weather. Dr. Mark Seeley, extension climatologist, meteorologist, and professor, and regular guest on Minnesota ...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 19:48

  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14
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Show 1162 A New Year (1-3-15) President Jefferson speaks about the significance of the New Year and how it has been measured throughout history, a...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, RadioFreePalmer, KMRE-LP, and WRIR


  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Professor Joe Loewenstein details Shakespeare's creative and intellectual response to accusations of plagiarism by Robert Greene.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 16:39
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Roman historian Karen Acton explores the historical identities of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 14:58
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Scholars and directors shed light on the question of why we continue to study and admire William Shakespeare.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 16:50
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Joe Loewenstein describes the small and highly competitive theater scene in which Early Modern playwrights like William Shakespeare flourished.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 14:06
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Robert Henke tracks Shakespeare back to his Italian inspirations and uncovers sources for his early comedies.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 12:26
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Jami Ake questions the role of marriage in Shakespeare's plays and whether the famous playwright qualifies as a feminist.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 15:11
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Robert Wiltenbug surveys the great moments of mercy, both granted and withheld, in Shakespeare's many plays.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 15:07
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Musa Gurnis describes the characteristics and lasting influence of theater in Shakespeare's time.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 13:50
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Anthropologist John Bowen shares a brief history of Islam in France and offers commentary on the ongoing European migrant crisis.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 09:30
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MN Reads visits with journalist, columnist, and author Rick Shefchik about his newest book, "Everybody's Heard About the Bird: The True Story of 19...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 10:00
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Jay Ungar & Molly Mason perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Jay & Molly, a performa...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Anse Cafard Slave Memorial on Martinique., Credit: Tonya Fitzpatrick
Imagine paradise where your senses explode with a banquet of color, or scents and flavors exicte, or where you experience exotic tranquility. That...

Bought by KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Jan 03, 2016
  • Length: 59:55
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Doug Bennett
Since we couldn't get David Talbot, founder of Salon.com and author of Devil's Chessboard, I borrowed portions of Amy Goodman's interview with him ...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2016
  • Length: 59:24
Caption: Grant Barrett and Martha Barnette
This week on "A Way with Words": Creative communication in a noisy world! Writing a clever 140-character tweet isn't easy. But you know what's even...

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


  • Added: Jan 01, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Shirley Sherrod on the porch of the antebellum mansion at Resora Plantation , Credit: Photo by Tina Antolini.
Shirley Sherrod’s introduction to the intermingling of agriculture and racism came when she was 17 years old, with an incident that changed the cou...

Bought by WABE and KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA


  • Added: Jan 01, 2016
  • Length: 50:14
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: NYC Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach watches Prohibition agents pour liquor into sewer following a 1921 raid. , Credit: Library of Congress.
A new year has dawned, and we’re willing to bet that Americans across the nation are fighting off hangovers after ringing it in with a drink—or thr...

Bought by XRAY.fm, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WRGY, WRIR, WYAP and more


  • Added: Jan 01, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: NYC Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach watches Prohibition agents pour liquor into sewer following a 1921 raid. , Credit: Library of Congress.
A new year has dawned, and we’re willing to bet that Americans across the nation are fighting off hangovers after ringing it in with a drink—or thr...

  • Added: Jan 01, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Hokule'a
The Navigators chronicles the Pacific Islanders voyaging across the vast Pacific Ocean in search of new islands to settle.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2015
  • Length: 04:38
Caption: Hokule'a
The Navigators chronicles the Pacific Islanders voyaging across the vast Pacific Ocean in search of new islands to settle.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2015
  • Length: 02:47
Caption: Hokule'a
The Navigators chronicles the Pacific Islanders voyaging across the vast Pacific Ocean in search of new islands to settle.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2015
  • Length: 04:11