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Interviews with three authors on how young adult literature shapes our identities and imaginations.

  • Added: Sep 11, 2014
  • Length: 35:55
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Janice N. Harrington, draws from myriad experiences to create her poetry and children's stories. In this interview with NEW LETTERS magazine editor...

Bought by WNJR and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Sep 10, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The Spanish ensemble Capella de Ministrers has made more than 40 recordings; its latest 2-CD set and book is dedicated to women in the middle ages.

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Sound Advice for Young Women
Two young women, Victoria and Carolyn, who are about to go off to college share their goals, hopes and concerns and get sound advice from Gail Syri...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2014
  • Length: 52:30
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A meditation on relationships as DIY projects: The great thing — and the scary thing — about relationships is that you get to make it all up as you...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2014
  • Length: 19:34
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Novelist Helen Oyeyemi reads from her dreamy, fairy-tale-inspired novel and reflects on themes of beauty and race.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 18, 2014
  • Length: 07:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Emmy nominee Jessi Klein, a stand up comedian and head writer for Inside Amy Schumer, nerds out with Tricia and Greta about the Marx Brothers, Blac...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Aug 11, 2014
  • Length: 27:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: KALW's Hana Baba with Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the United States
KALW’s Hana Baba met up with the former president during his recent stop in San Francisco to talk with him about his book, and the issues facing wo...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
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Richard Linklater explains why it took 12 years to make his new film. Plus, Dan Weissmann from Marketplace on why killing comic book characters is ...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Aug 05, 2014
  • Length: 27:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cover image of Vogue, 1942, Credit: Smithsonian Museum of American History
30-second promo for BackStory episode, 'States of Mind: Mental Illness in America' [rebroadcast] with 5-second music bed at end for station-specifi...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:02
Caption: Cover image of Vogue, 1942, Credit: Sm
Summer might mean taking off the layers, but what Americans wear reflects so much more than the weather. In this episode, we explore what our self-...

Bought by KREV-LP, WRPI, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KBRP Community Radio, WRIR and more


  • Added: Jul 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:02
  • Purchases: 6
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If you pay close attention to the contestants on the gameshow Jeopardy, you might notice a rising, questioning tone in their voices. Especially whe...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. Station Account, WXDU, WTJU, and KKRN


  • Added: Jul 25, 2014
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 4
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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE WORKPLACE Domestic violence in the workplace is a major security and safety issue. Join Dr. Brewer and Nancy Salomone ( w...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:32
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If her new single "Perfect Stranger" is any indication of things to come, recording artist Grace Weber is on the verge of something big. She's ha...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2014
  • Length: 21:16
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In this episode, Todd and Kim interview Mandisa Thomas, Founder and current President of Black Nonbelievers, Inc., a non-profit fellowship of nonbe...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2014
  • Length: 53:24
Caption: An instructor at Moscow's Kulakov Center, a flagship hospital for maternity care in Russia., Credit: Julia Barton
The Russian government wants to improve its country's birthrate. One way to do that is to improve maternity care and reduce infant mortality. But n...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2014
  • Length: 04:53
Caption: First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt & transgender activist Jen Richards
Nerdette takes a trip back in time to get to know great lady nerds of history like opera singer Marian Anderson and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. H...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Jul 14, 2014
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nellie Bly
Hosts Tricia and Greta bring you the stories of muckraker Nellie Bly, painter Georgia O'Keeffe and jazz singer Nina Simone. We talk to authors, une...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2014
  • Length: 27:00
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"The thing that was relentless for me here was how you look… I couldn’t put up with it." - Meryl Streep. In our new episode, Meryl Streep is called...

Bought by Troy Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 08, 2014
  • Length: 06:18
  • Purchases: 2
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“Every town in the United States had a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," Virgil Thomson once said, and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boulanger ta...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Emotionally Leaning in to Life
I am featuring the series: Emotionally Leaning in to Life: A Program for Women with Women. I will talk to my guest, Dr. Rebecca Stiles (Becky) abou...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2014
  • Length: 35:43
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Organizers, attendees, and panelists of the Chicago chapter of Women in Bio discuss precision medicine and the role of women in this rapidly develo...

Bought by KPVL


  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 24:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nerdette Great Lady Nerds of History Spcial
For America's birthday, Nerdette highlights the mothers of movements. Hosts Tricia and Greta bring you the stories of journalist Nellie Bly, painte...

Bought by KUNC, WRPI, WRIR, RadioFreePalmer, KMXT and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Short Description: MEMOIR about her soldier son who committed suicide. She talks about writing non-fiction and her earlier elegiac book, EMBALMING...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Freakonomics' Stephen J. Dubner
Freaks and nerds unite! Freakonomics' Stephen Dubner teaches Tricia and Greta how to think like a freak. Plus a portrait of astronaut Sally Ride on...

Bought by WRIR and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 24, 2014
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 2