This week, WPRB News and Culture starts out with a fresh installment of Fireside Poetry! This episode, J.M. Colon delves into the poetry of Wallace Stevens. Then, Gabriel Watts takes us from the 1920s to today in her feature on the American tradition of whiskey distilling. We close the show with a segment of News Today on the Cyprus bailout, hosted by Rachna Vyas.
(Download here: WPRB N&C: 3/25/13)
And if anyone is curious, the poem John mentions halfway through is “Tintern Abby” by William Wordsworth.
Keep an eye out for these other hot shows every Monday from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM:
- Hot Air – A debate show in which Princeton students face off to discuss the issues of our time.
- Monday Evenings with the Nass – A series of interviews with the staff of the Nassau Weekly, an alternative newspaper on campus, where they fill us in on what they’ve been working on.