Podcast Week: Strangers

This podcast dives into emotion and struggle, the humanity within all of us. Whether we recognize it or not, we all share things in common. Strangers is a program that examines true stories and encourages empathy and consideration.   Podcast: Strangers Host: Lea Thau Episode frequency: about every 2 weeks Episode length: varies, 30-50 min…

Podcast Week: The Longest Shortest Time

Are you a parent? If not, you’re a parent’s child. You’re probably friends with a few parents. You don’t need a parent card to enter the conversation of The Longest Shortest Time. I’m not a parent, but I like this pod. See what I mean? Podcast: The Longest Shortest Time Host: Hillary Frank Episode frequency: …

Podcast Week: The Moth

This production captivates a live audience. Could you do that? You’d have to if you were one of the storytellers on the popular show The Moth. Every episode features people sharing funny, heartbreaking, and crazy stories. You never know who will show up next. Podcast: The Moth Episode frequency: Weekly Episode length: Varies. Usually about 50…

Podcast Week: 99% Invisible

This is the show about design that will make you see things you never saw before. If any podcast deserves to be binge-listened to, it’s 99% Invisible. Produced by a team of people who know a thing or two about making great programs, the attention to detail is fine. Episode after episode this show fascinates…

Podcast Week: This American Life

Nothing complements a weekend like finding time to relax and listen to This American Life, the salted rim on the soothing audio margarita of narrative storytelling. Each week, the show produces stories in a multiple-act format that resonate for days, a pleasant hangover. Interesting. Enlightening. Most of all, it’s entertaining. The show consistently ranks as…