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Literary Television, Radio, and Webcasts in DC, MD, and VA

"Artistically Speaking with Marilou Donahue"
Cable TV show on the DC region's performing, visual, media, and literary arts.

Diane Rehm Show
Nationally-syndicated talk show hosted by WAMU-FM. Regularly includes segments with authors.

Joe's Place
Every Wednesday at midnight on WHUR-FM 96.3. Live radio show featuring poetry, music, discussion, special guests. Hosted by Joe Gorham. (202) 806-3500.

Kojo Nnamdi Show
Popular talk show on WAMU-FM. Regularly includes segments with authors.

On the Margin
Weekly radio show on books every Thursday at 10:00 am on WPFW-FM. Hosted by Josephine Reed.

"The Poet and the Poem" from the Library of Congress
Nationally syndicated radio show hosted by Grace Cavalieri, with webcasts available at the Library of Congress web site. Many poets with local ties (such as past Beltway Poetry guest editors, US Poets Laureate, and others) included. Interviews include readings of poems, and discussions on craft and sources of inspiration. The show archives are also housed at The George Washington University Gelman Library. Collection includes tapes of shows and documents. Public access to special collections.

Sojourn with Words
Cable TV program based in Prince George's County, hosted by Sistah Joy. Features area poets and literary events.


Last update: 9/22/11