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Caption: Tales from the Warming by Lorin R. Robinson, Credit: Open Books
Our guest on this episode of MN Reads is Lorin R. Robinson, the author of Tales From The Warming published in 2017 by Open Books. Combining scient...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 12:32
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Antonya Nelson is the author of eleven books of fiction. She talks about her most recent books: the novel BOUND which covers growing up in Wichita,...

Bought by WMUU-LP and WNJR


  • Added: Jul 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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HOUR ONE: "Empathy for Monsters" - What if you were sent to Iraq to guard Saddam Hussein? Could you become his friend? HOUR TWO: "Telling a Life"...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Heidi Holtan and John Bauer talk with authon Lorna Landvik about her newest novel "Once in a Blue Moon Lodge".

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 17:04
Caption: Thoreau's grave in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery , Credit: Doug Storm
On this occasion of the birth of Thoreau we are forced to confront the vexed nature of our reception of his genius. So many of us hate Thoreau, whi...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:05
Caption: Patrick Michael FInn reads and interviews from the driver's seat of his car at a Circle K in Mesa, AZ, Credit: Robert Hoekman Jr
Patrick Michael Finn reads his story, The Wreckage of Better Days, and then connects some very serious dots between its main characters and his per...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 26:13
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin hunts for a killer with a cupcake baker in the audio edition of Jenn McKinlay's Sprinkle with Murder.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Ibsen's surprisingly modern work about the dull complicity of the masses.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KFCF FM, KMUN, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Sunnylyn Thibodaoux, poet
Sunnylyn Thibodeaux mediates on the anxieties and ambitions of adult life.

Bought by KALW


  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
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HOUR ONE: "The Art of Reinvention" - Artists reinvent themselves all the time. So why not consider yourself a work of art in progress? HOUR TWO: ...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: T. Geronimo Johnson, Credit: Elizabeth R. Cowan
Johnson's novel Welcome to Braggsville puts four kids from Berkeley in Georgia to protest a Civil War reenactment with a pretend lynching. What co...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 26:31
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: John Medeiros and Andrea Jenkins, co-curators of the series. , Credit: Uche Iroegbu
Queer Voices reading series creates a safe space for LGBTQIA+ writers to share their writing. KFAI's Dixie Treichel attended a reading and produce...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 03:30
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This episode will explore the quarrels of two modernist writers.

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 04:05
Caption: "The Spirit and the Sky" by Mark Hollabaugh
Mark Hollabugh has written a very interesting book about the role and significance of astronomy in Lakota culture, "The Spirit in the Sky: Lakota V...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 15:11
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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
Caption: Basswood Shoes (digital painting), Credit: Donald Whalen
A group of children worry about their Hispanic grandmother after the death of her only sibling, Uncle Lolo. Written by Michael Fidel Marquez, Narr...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 25:31
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin explores the wild world of health and fitness with Fitness Junkie by Lucy Sykes and Jo Piazza.

Bought by KKRN, GCR (Global Community Radio), and WLPR


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Oscar Wilde's devastating drawing-room comedy.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Amanda Nadelberg, poet
Amanda Nadelberg reflects on life accomplishments and what has been left unachieved.

Bought by KALW and WOUB


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Could thinking philosophically actually be therapeutic?

Bought by KSKQ, KMRE-LP, KRZA, WTJU, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Film music you remember, even if you've forgotten the film.
Look! Up in the Sky! It's a Bird...It's a Plane... It's Superman! Oh Wait! It's Batman, or is that Wonder Woman?! It's film scores from movies abou...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:15
  • Purchases: 1
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HOUR ONE: "Roadtrippin'" - What makes a road trip something special? It's not the destination. HOUR TWO: "Do Protests Still Matter?" - In the wa...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:56
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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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Dudley Riggs is a fifth-generation member of a distinguished show business family. He's worked in many areas of the biz, as everything from an aeri...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 18:32
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What will New York City look like in 2140? Scifi author Kim Stanley Robinson’s latest novel explores a possible future in which NYC is partly subme...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 40:50