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Our topic this week is creativity behind bars. We showcase poetry from prisoners working with the Indiana Prisoners' Writing Project, a piece by Sh...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 28:19
Caption: Allen Ginsberg reading poetry, Credit: The New York Public Library Digital Collections
One of Allen Ginsberg's first publishers was taken to court for a book that an undercover police officer deemed "not fit for children to read."

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: :59
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Boneshaker Books is a collectively run, all-volunteer, progressive bookstore in the Seward neighborhood in Minneapolis. It has a year round. free b...

Bought by KSRQ

  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Shakespeare Garden, Credit: Jeremy Dalmas
In a quiet spot, just west of the bustle of the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, sits a garden dedicated to English literature’s...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 05:29
  • Purchases: 1
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Russell Cobb drifts toward downtown Tulsa, and the revolution, in a way the city’s founders, politicians, and planners never intended: on foot.

Bought by KGOU and KOSU

  • Added: Dec 10, 2013
  • Length: 10:50
  • Purchases: 2
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China is everywhere in American news, but we seem to hear the same stories over and over. A new book set in Shanghai seeks to tell a less familiar ...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2013
  • Length: 02:32
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A documentary poem about an afternoon that poet Susan B.A. Somers-Willett spent with Billie Jean Hill at the New York State Office of Temporary Ass...

Bought by KFAI, WMNF, Third Coast Festival/Re:sound, New Hampshire Public Radio, EconomyBeat Podcast and more

  • Added: Nov 03, 2009
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Within seconds of hearing someone speak, we make judgments about that person and their background, just based on their accent.

  • Added: May 29, 2008
  • Length: 29:42
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Actors, storytellers and poets express their hope for peace with the spoken word.

Bought by KUOW, KUOW, KRZA, KUOW, KXOT Public Radio and more

  • Added: Jan 05, 2007
  • Length: 57:46
  • Purchases: 9
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A humorous look at the rhyming, if not cruelest, month.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WKMS, and Public Interactive

  • Added: Feb 15, 2005
  • Length: 01:25
  • Purchases: 3
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New York Times columnist Randy Kennedy finds his writing muse underground

Bought by KALW and PRX Remix

  • Added: Sep 24, 2004
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 2
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Iranian born Firoozeh Dumas' Audio Diary of a first time author

Bought by KUOW, WCAI / WNAN, WFUV, WYSO, and PRX Administrator

  • Added: Sep 06, 2003
  • Length: 18:02
  • Purchases: 5