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Join hosts Dixie Treichel & John Townsend on Fresh Fruit: Thursday January 29th from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm with special guest, Playwright Edward Albee. America’s leading playwright provocateur, now an octogenarian, Edward Albee always has new plays dancing in his head.

A theatrical experimenter whose work jumps the boundaries of American drama.

On Thursday, August 16, tune in to Fresh Fruit: with guests Lousia Hext and Richard A. Pettey.

[img_assist|nid=40408|title=Dean Chavers|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=94|height=125]Please join Laura Waterman Wittstock and Miguel Vargas for a very engaging talk with Dean Chavers, Director, of Catching the Dream (formerly Native American Scholarship Fund), Albuquerque, NM. His major accomplishments include helping 685 Native American students finish college.

This Sunday at 6 p.m., join your Wave Project Pledge Drive team of Britt Aamodt, Michael Fischbein, and Mike Stapp for a whirlwind hour of superb highlights from recent Wave Project programs. These shows, aired over the last year, showcase a variety of great music, interesting topics, and timely discussions, all presented by members of the community.

On Thursday, September 25th award-winning poet and Iraq War veteran Brian Turner will stop by Write on Radio!:node/36 to talk about his poems collected in Here, Bullet, previewing his reading on Monday, September 29th at 7 pm at Literary Witnesses, Plymouth Congregational Church, 1900 Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis.

Tune in to Write On Radio this Thursday, April 26th when Host Jen Nemo speaks with local poet Eireann Lorsung, about her debut book of poems, Music for Landing Planes By, published by Milkweed Edition

Thursday, October 4, poet Michael Dennis Browne joins us to talk about a new workshop he is leading, The Meeting of the Waters: Poetry and Prayer, Oct. 12-13 at the Benedictine Center in Maplewood.

Thursday, August 23, our guests are poets Freya Manfred and Thomas R. Smith.

“Every minute, our brain cells are bathing in the nutrients—or toxins—we take in through food,” says Dr. Barnard. “Just as we put money in a retirement account to ensure a secure future, we can put foods on our plates today to help keep the brain in high gear well into the future.” Important Health Notes conversation with Dr. Neil Barnard about securing our brain health throughout our lives

Health Notes Airs every Monday evening – 6:30-7:30PM

Contrary to popular belief, pregnancy is not always an exciting, happy or glowing experience. Clinical depression affects 15-20% of pregnant women, sometimes hitting so hard that the moms-to-be attempt suicide. Mothers of multiples are at even higher risk with more than 25% suffering during pregnancy and postpartum.

Kinshasha will be talking with Dr. Shoshana Bennett. She knows the struggles.