• 00:51

    Pulitzer Winner & Former National Poet Laureate Robert Hass: Poems and Poets

    in Entertainment

    Host Linda Rez and cohost, Barbara Davis, from Books, So Many Books, have an in-depth conversation with former National Poet Laureate Robert Hass about his life and poetry.


    Robert Hass was born in San Francisco in 1941. He attended St. Mary's College and Stanford University. His books of poetry include Time and Materials, for which he received the Pulitzer Prize in 2007 and the National Book Award in 2008; Sun Under Wood, for which he received the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1996; Human Wishes; Praise, for which he received the William Carlos Williams Award in 1979; and Field Guide, which was selected by Stanley Kunitz for the Yale Younger Poets Series.


    Hass also worked with Czeslaw Milosz to translate a dozen volumes of Milosz's poetry, including the book-length Treatise on Poetry and, most recently, A Second Space. His translations of the Japanese haiku masters have been collected in The Essential Haiku: Versions of Basho, Buson, and Issa. His books of essays include Twentieth Century Pleasures: Prose on Poetry, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award for criticism in 1984, and Now and Then: The Poet's Choice Columns, 1997-2000.


    From 1995 to 1997 he served as poet laureate of the United States. He lives in northern California with his wife, the poet Brenda Hillman, and teaches English at the University of California at Berkeley.


     

  • 02:00

    Win Cash And Prizes from Naked Girls Radio!

    in Radio

    NEW CONTEST FOR 2015 - MOST POPULAR MEMBERS CONTEST
    Get on NGR - make friends, promote your page, upload photos, videos, audio, write blogs, forums and be social to win cash!!! Join us for Monday game nights & have tons of fun with all of your best friends while you earn points that can be redeemed for free prizes!


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  • 01:02

    DAVID HUME KENNERLY, PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING PHOTOGRAPHER

    in Entertainment

    When he was a mere-25-year-old UPI photographer, David Hume Kennerly won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for his photos of the Vietnam War and the Ali-Frazier figh, one of the youngest people to ever receive that honor. Two years later he was appointed President Gerald R. Ford’s personal White House photographer. Wednesday, January 28, 3 pm ET, the iconic imagemaker will join Halli at her table on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show for an intimate conversation.


    Named “One of the Most 100 Most Important People in Photography” by American Photo Magazine, Kennerly was a contributing editor for Newsweek, and a contributing photographer for Time and Life magazines. He has published several books of his work, SHOOTER, PHOTO OP, SEINOFF: THE FINAL DAYS OF SEINFELD, PHOTO DU JOUR, and most recently, EXTRAORDINARY CIRCUMSTANCES: THE PRESIDENCY OF GERALD R. FORD. He is a producer and one of the principle photographers OF BARACK OBAMA: THE OFFICIAL INAUGURAL BOOK. His latest book is David Hume Kennerly On the iPhone. He recently produced “The Presidents’ Gatekeepers,” a four-hour documentary about White House chiefs of staff that ran on The Discovery Channel. Kennerly serves on the Board of Trustees of the Gerald R. Ford Foundation, and the Atlanta Board of Visitors of the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). His archive is housed at the Center for American History at the University of Texas, Austin.


    Pulitzer Prize winning photographer David Hume Kennerly for the hour on The Halli Casser-Jayne Show. Let’s talk Wednesday, January 28, 3 pm ET. For more information visit Halli Casser-Jayne dot com.

  • 00:42

    Tribute Interview with Pulitzer Poet Claudia Emerson Dead at 57

    in Entertainment

    Claudia Emerson, a former mail carrier who turned to writing in middle age and received the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for poetry for her book “Late Wife,” an elegiac collection of verses illuminating the complex legacies wrought by divorce and death, died Dec. 4 at a hospital in Richmond. She was 57.


    Minstrel & Muse host Linda Rez was honored to welcome Pulitzer poet Claudia Emerson to the show before her death.


    Claudia's book of poems, Late Wife, won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 2006. Her current work, Secure the Shadow, is a personal look at death and our universal need to hold on. Claudia had a distinguished career and was awarded fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Library of Congress and the Guggenheim Foundation and is the former poet laureate of Virginia. She was a professor of English and Arrington Distinguished Chair of Poetry at The University of Mary Washington and contributing editor at Shenandoah Literary Magazine. She was also a lovely human being.


    Join us for a conversation with one of the world's greatest poets, the late Claudia Emerson. 


    Music by award-winning singer/songwriter Bruce Dalzell. Bruce is also the friend mentioned by Claudia in her story of the piano. Get Claudia's book.

  • 00:47

    Celina Lane of Simply Collectible Crochet

    in Hobbies

    After retiring from a career in theatre and film, Celina found herself in the studio writing music. Fast forward two years, Celina picked up a crochet hook, some yarn and turned that extra energy to relearning to crochet. After following the second pattern, she turned her love for math and construction into a small business. You can see her designs at Simply Collectible where fiber meets practicality with a sprinkle of edginess.


    Listen Live for chance to win great prizes!



    Stay up to date with the Yarn Thing podcast with the App available on iTunes and for Droid.
    Find our more about Marly at www.MarlyBird.com or follow her on facebook


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    Buffalo Wool Co.
    Green Mountain Spinnery

  • 03:00

    The Wacky World of Sal Lizard

    in Entertainment

    It's "Wacky Wednesday" and I invite you to join me tonight (February 25th, at 8:00 PM Eastern).


    My guest, for this show, will be Larry Parmiter -- an actor and the producer, and director of "The Axeman of Henderson County".  Join us as we talk about this and other projects that he may have "in the works".

    Call in and be a part of our show! If you've listened to my show before, you know that nothing is off-topic and that it's uncensored -- ANYTHING is allowed and usually happens! The call-in number is (646) 668-8612.

    About me and my show: I'm Sal Lizard. I am an actor, an author, a media personality, a comedian, and a professional Santa. I have traveled over a good portion of the planet, and have had a myriad of interesting jobs. I consider myself a Renaissance man -- a philosopher and a fool, a poet and a pirate, a scholar and a scoundrel, a life-long adventurer and a lover of women and animals.Join me weekly. as I introduce some of the wacky and interesting people that I've met on the Internet, on film sets. at horror conventions or through chance meetings in my day-to-day activities.

    Note: The Wacky World of Sal Lizard is a weekly unscripted, unrehearsed, and uncensored entertainment show presented through the BlogTalkRadio network. Due to language used and content of an adult nature,it is not generally appropriate for all audiences. Callers are recorded and the recordings are available in the show archives. Callers may receive cash and merchandise prizes for their participation in the show or its contests.


    Be sure to check out the show's companion page at http://thewackyworld.com/


    In the meantime, "Stay Wacky, my friends!"

  • 00:30

    Monday Game Night Did You Come and Play?

    in Radio

    Increase your chance of winning cash and prizes from Naked Girls Radio when you join in and play two player games with your friends on the Naked Girls Radio Party Network (TM)! Play games and keep score in the games forum with your opponent for each game that you played whether you won or loss and you will accumulate credits toward winning awesome free stuff and you may also qualify to win one of our ten monthly cash prizes!! It's fun to be social and play and it's even more fun to win with NakedGirlsRadio.com.

  • 01:14

    Guided or Independent Tours that Is

    in Travel

    Have ever dreamed of going to an exotic destination but you weren't sure where to go or what to see, you just know you want to go?  Do you travel alone or with others because the destination is really fanscinating but you are a bit nervous?  Today's show we will talk to Globus Family of Brands' Rhonda Richardson.  She will talk to us about how traveling with Globus takes the mystery out of a destination because of the guides.  But they offer different levels of guides, so you can have as much independence as you would like as well with the comfort of guidance from a company that's been there done that.


    We'll have  special guest Miriam Parker of the Austin Food and Wine Alliance talking about their upcoming event Official Drink of Austin.


    The Bourbon and Bacon event is the week as well in Austin.


    In Travel News: we'll discuss Disney Cruise lines Star Wars sailings next year.  And Tours by Locals top 15 most popular places to hire a local guide. 


    And of course much much more!


    Don't forget to RSVP for the Travel Pfest at Hawaiian Falls Event Center March 5th, from 5-8PM. Giving away tickets to Cancun/Playa/Riviera Maya but you must be present to win.  Plus other great door prizes.


    Talk to you on the air!

  • 00:37

    Stacy Rhoads of Too Yarn Cute

    in Hobbies

    Too Yarn Cute has evolved from selling finished crocheted items, to pattern designing then to a Designer/Crochet-er Network. Stacy is both visually and hearing impaired, a stay-at-home Mom of 3 boys and Wife of 8 years.


    Listen Live for chance to win great prizes!



    Stay up to date with the Yarn Thing podcast with the App available on iTunes and for Droid.
    Find our more about Marly at www.MarlyBird.com or follow her on facebook


    Sponsored by:



    Knitter's Magazine
    Craftsy
    Lo-Lo by Bar-Maids
    Decade by Drew Emborsky
    Bijou Basin Ranch
    KnitCrate
    Erin.Lane Bags
    Kristin Omdahl Bamboo So Fine
    Buffalo Wool Co.
    Green Mountain Spinnery

  • 01:10

    Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer

    in Pets

    Episode 989. Today, I welcome back Peter Brown, aka The Chicken Doctor! Today's topic is, Setting up a Brooder! Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer® is a nationally broadcast web radio show all about keeping backyard poultry, show poultry, and living a self-sufficiant lifestyle. Each week, the Chicken Whisperer®, Editor In Chief of, Chicken Whisperer Magazine, Author of, The Chicken Whisperer's Guide To Keeping Chickens, and National Spokesperson for the USDA-APHIS Biosecurity for Birds Program, welcomes experts in their field from around the country to share their knowledge about backyard poultry, show poultry, and living a self-sufficiant lifestyle. Special guests include, poultry scientist and professor, Dr. Brigid McCrea, Ph.D., Peter Brown, aka The Chicken Doctor, Alexandra Douglas, aka The Quail Lady, Jeannette Beranger, with the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, Richard Freudenberger, Publisher of Back Home Magazine, Traci Kennebeck, with Purple Lotus Essential Oils,  as well as FFA members, 4-H members, poultry club members, and the who's who in the backyard poultry, show poultry, and self-sufficiant lifestyle industries. The Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer® web radio show has given away more chicken coops, and chicken related prizes than anyone else on the planet! Tune in to learn more about your backyard chickens from the experts!

  • 01:56

    We Saw The Sign:The PWS Sign Girls Preview PWS Refuse To Lose 2015

    in Wrestling

    On a special debut episode of We Saw The Sign join Kathy Hummer and Christine Friesendorf as they preview Pro Wrestling Syndicate's next show Refuse To Show 2015. In this special 2 hour show not only will they give there predictions but they will be taking your calls. Also during hour 2 they will be giving away prizes. The phone number to call in as always is (323)870-4022. Tune in for 2 hours of wrestling with the Sign Girls.

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