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From: KQAL
Series: Art Beat
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200 years ago, she created one of the most famous monsters of all time, Frankenstein. On this episode of Art Beat we take you to Frankenfest, where...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 25:56
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National Poetry Month continues with this special reading by Kansas Poets Laureate, Past & Present. In part one, the current holder of the post, Ke...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Mushrooms are a fruit? Who knew?! Authors Michael Karns and Lisa Golden Schroeder certainly did. They, with photographer Dennis Becker have prod...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2018
  • Length: 17:47
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin races through Turkey with a targeted intern in Liar's Candle by August Thomas.

Bought by Harford Community Radio and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Feliz Lucia Molina, poet
Feliz Lucia Molina remembers her life as a child while growing up in the San Fernando Valley.

  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
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Rainer Maria Rilke said, “Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.” Welcome to this week’s edition of melodically challenge...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:01
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Humorous and ironic examinations of the human condition.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:02:01
Caption: Roberto Harrison, poet
Roberto Harrison imagines a time when death itself will be artificial.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Melissa Range's poetry collection Scriptorium illuminates her Appalachian Roots

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 29:29
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-William Apess, a Pequot man who came of age during the Jacksonian era, has been called the Native American Frederick Douglas. Apess spent his life...

Bought by WVAS, Harford Community Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), KRZA, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ted Zarrow
How has a presumably dead language become such a disruptor? Because Latin certainly seems to be just that. It’s one of the most frequently taught l...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 19:04
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Chris Turner discusses his book ,The Patch: The People, Pipelines, and Politics of the Oil Sands. He also reads a short passage.

Bought by KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 11, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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To reassert the liveliness of ordinary things, precisely in the face of what is hardest and most broken in life and society — this has been Michael...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2018
  • Length: 58:00
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Celebrate National Poetry month with Robert Stewart, the St. Louis born writer and editor of NEW LETTERS magazine. He talks about his creative proc...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin starts a middle school revolution with a couple of clever young girls in Nothing But Trouble by Jacqueline ...

Bought by Harford Community Radio, KUPR low power FM, and KKRN


  • Added: Apr 09, 2018
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Poet Brady Kamphenkel shares his poem "Seize the Day" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Apr 09, 2018
  • Length: 02:18
Caption: David Skrbina, The Jesus Hoax
Dr. David Skrbina makes the case that Christianity started as a hoax by Paul.

Bought by WETS


  • Added: Apr 08, 2018
  • Length: 54:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Joel Salatin said, “Outrageous behavior, also known as the lunatic fringe, is the seed bed of innovation and creativity.” And that’s what we have t...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:01
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Long before "catfishing," email scams or Ted Bundy entered the scene, Minnesota's Harry Hayward was cutting a swath - sometimes literally - through...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2018
  • Length: 16:40
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Transitioning from Women’s History to National Poetry Month, we’ll hear from poets Hadara Bar-Nadav and Kathryn Nuernberger, who were both chosen a...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Author and musician Willy Vlautin discusses his book, Don't Skip Out on Me along with reading 2 short passages. This episode features the soundtrac...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Prageeta Sharma, poet
Prageeta Sharma reflects on the last night of intimacy with her terminally ill partner.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The editors of BookPage share their insights and reviews of today's best-selling books and newest discoveries, including April's top picks in ficti...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2018
  • Length: 10:10
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin spells her way to stardom with timid young India Wimple and her eccentric family in Deborah Abela’s The Stu...

Bought by KKRN, GCR (Global Community Radio), Harford Community Radio, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Musicians get a lot of song inspiration from literature. This episode of Music 101 explores surprising modern and classical influences in songs.

  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 56:58