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posted by Lisa Brown
The movie Where the Wild Things Are, based on the children’s book of the same name, tells the story of a boy named Max who goes on an adventure to the land... where the wild things are. KALW’s Molly...
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posted by Heidi W. Durrow
A family in an attic brings back the memories for Heidi Durrow. If you like this story, please go to NPR's website and hit recommend. Thanks! http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=...
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posted by Jo Maeder
David Ford, host of "Triad Arts Up Close" interviews Jo Maeder about The Bookup, a new social experience that promotes "long-form reading in a short-form world." It's B.Y.O.B. Bring Your Own Book!
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posted by Lian Frost
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posted by Gary G Gach
Talk delivered at Centre for Ethics, Newington College. You might not know the audience was high school students, until the final question. But maybe you can ... from a note of enthusiasm and...
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posted by Rebbecca Hill
Rebb reading her piece, The Voice.
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Right-wing Christian rants and screeds from the Left coast.  
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Right-wing Christian rants and screeds from the Left coast.
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posted by Cliff Burns
A spoken word piece, based on a poem I wrote while in Grasslands National Park.
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posted by Tim Haywood
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posted by Jane Ganahl
Hear Jane Ganahl read at Litquake, the annual San Francisco literary festival that she co-founded.
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posted by Ian Beardsley
Interview with Ian Beardsley about his novel, "The Secret Of Neptune".
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posted by Geling Yan
Chinese-language speech by Geling Yan at the American Culture Center in Taipei on April 30, 2009. 嚴歌苓: 「為講故事活著」, 美國在台協會美國文化中心. This speech with Q&A is an hour and a half long, a bit long for...
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When Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons needed comfort most, the Golden Gate Bridge delivered.
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posted by Magdalena Ball
Title poem from new poetry collection by Magdalena Ball and Carolyn Howard-Johnson
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posted by Farzana Versey
Farzana Versey reads two excerpts: What is the book about? I can tell you what it is not. It is not an academic thesis. It does not have solutions for the Indo-Pak issues. If it is anything, then it...
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posted by Bharati Mukherjee
Hear Bharati Mukherjee read at Litquake, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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posted by Walter Rimler
Incidental music for the play Alice
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An emergency on a BART platform reminds Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons of an old fear.
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posted by Tom Bradley
PROFESSORIAL TYPES --- Tom Bradley They "pen" prose-poems about their paltry acts of adultery and pass them around the department to be discussed, one at a time, one per semester. They pick their own...
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