Arts Podcasts

Librivox: Tin Woodman of Oz, The by Baum, L. Frank show

Librivox: Tin Woodman of Oz, The by Baum, L. FrankJoin Now to Follow

The Tin Woodman of Oz is the twelfth Land of Oz book written by L. Frank Baum and was originally published on May 13, 1918. The Tin Woodman is unexpectedly reunited with his Munchkin sweetheart Nimmie Amee from the days when he was flesh and blood. This was a backstory from The Wizard of Oz. (Summary from Wikipedia)

By LibriVox

Stuff Said with Gregg Schigiel show

Stuff Said with Gregg SchigielJoin Now to Follow

a cartoonist talking to people in the world of comics and beyond

By Hatter Entertainment

Mabinogion, The by ANONYMOUS show

Mabinogion, The by ANONYMOUSJoin Now to Follow

Sample a moment of magic realism from the Red Book of Hergest:<br><br>On one side of the river he saw a flock of white sheep, and on the other a flock of black sheep. And whenever one of the white sheep bleated, one of the black sheep would cross over, and become white; and when one of the black sheep bleated, one of the white sheep would cross over, and become black.<br><br>Before passing on to the Mabinogion proper, Lady Charlotte Guest devotes Volume I of her compilation of medieval Welsh tales to three brief romances of Arthur’s Court. The centrepiece is the story of Peredur, the Dumb Youth – known elsewhere as Perceval, Parzifal, the Holy Fool, et al.<br><br>This is the violent world of satin-clad knights and their clashing encounters, peremptory slayings of giants and cave-dwelling monsters – a world where love is as sudden and final as death. (Introduction by Martin Geeson)

By LibriVox

Librivox: Jungle Tales of Tarzan by Burroughs, Edgar Rice show

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Jungle Tales of Tarzan is a collection of twelve loosely-connected short stories written by Edgar Rice Burroughs, comprising the sixth book in order of publication in his series about the title character Tarzan. Chronologically, the events recounted in it actually occur between chapters 12 and 13 of the first Tarzan novel, Tarzan of the Apes. (Summary from Wikipedia)

By LibriVox

Librivox: Woman in the Alcove, The by Green, Anna Katharine show

Librivox: Woman in the Alcove, The by Green, Anna KatharineJoin Now to Follow

"I was, perhaps, the plainest girl in the room that night. I was also the happiest—up to one o'clock. Then my whole world crumbled, or, at least, suffered an eclipse. Why and how, I am about to relate." Thus begins this mystery told by Anna Katharine Green, one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and renowned for writing well plotted, legally accurate stories.(Summary by Annise)

By LibriVox

Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Volume 2 by VARIOUS show

Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Volume 2 by VARIOUSJoin Now to Follow

<p>In the six volumes of the Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Julian Hawthorne presents us thrilling and mysterious short stories from all corners of the world. Some of the stories appeared in this collection for the first time translated into English, and many of them come from unexpected sources, such as the letters of Pliny the Younger, or a Tibetan manuscript. In the second volume, we find stories written by English and Scotch authors. (Summary by Leni)</p>

By LibriVox

Kitchen Foundation show

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In a special two part series, broadcaster Nat Coombs talks to acclaimed chef &amp; restaurateur Phil Howard, founder of the 2 Michelin starred restaurant The Square, about his life, career and his unique take on cooking ahead of the launch of his first book The Square : Cookbook Volume 1, Savoury.

By Me:Mo Interactive

Librivox: English Fairy Tales by Jacobs, Joseph show

Librivox: English Fairy Tales by Jacobs, JosephJoin Now to Follow

A collection of traditional English fairy tales. (description by Joy Chan)

By LibriVox

CPA Exam - FAR show

CPA Exam - FARJoin Now to Follow

I am studying for the CPA exam and need to listen to certain content while I drive or workout. I don't mind sharing this content with others studying for the exam.

By Neizvest

WYPR: The Signal Podcast show

WYPR: The Signal PodcastJoin Now to Follow

<p>The Signal, a weekly radio magazine produced by WYPR, is devoted to exploring Maryland's thriving artistic and cultural scene.</p><p>The Signal, hosted by veteran WYPR personality Andy Bienstock, promises to transport listeners to the region's cultural back roads: the studios, recital halls and basement workshops where art is conceived and brought to life.</p>

By WYPR