articles tagged "Melvin Hinton"

A Discussion with Marilyn L. Taylor

Monday, 17 February 2014 | Radio Lit
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Marilyn L. Taylor, former Wisconsin Poet Laureate (2009, 2010) and newest addition to the Radio Literature collective, joins veteran Radio Literature host, Melvin Hinton. Together they consider irreverence and having fun with form while exploring Marilyn’s academic, professional, and personal influences (mlt-poet.com). more »

400 SATURDAYS

Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | Radio Lit
Kim Johnson-Bair's new release "400 Saturdays: An Anthology of Vinyl Folklore"

Thursday, May 16th, on Radio Literature, host Melvin Hinton spoke with poet and journalist Kim Johnson-Bair, editor of 400 Saturdays: An Anthology of Vinyl Folklore. Featured in the book are many local DJs, artists, and musicians, including “Rockin’ John” McDonald, John Kraniak, and country music artist and historian Bill Malone. more »

Meet Your New Library Director

Friday, 16 November 2012 | Molly Stentz
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WORT’s Radio Literature program broadcast live from the Goodman South Madison Branch Library on November 1st. Host Melvin Hinton spoke with new Madison Public Library Director Gregory Mickells, as well as library employees and even a few patrons. Mickells oversees the 9 libraries in the Madison system, including the much-anticipated new Central Library. He started the job in September.   Watch their discussion:   WORT’s “Radio Literature” Live Remote from the South Madison Goodman Library, 11/1/12, with Melvin Hinton and Gregory Mickells from John Quinlan on Vimeo.   Special thanks to John Quinlan for video production. Many thanks to Christina Wagner and John Schmitt from the Madison Public Library for invaluable technical assistance. more »

Meet the New Madison Library Director

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 | Molly Stentz
Madison Public Library Director

Join Melvin Hinton, host of Radio Literature, on Thursday, November 1st for a special broadcast – live from the library! We’ll be live at the Goodman South Madison Branch Library on 2222 S. Park Street. Melvin will interview the new Library Director, Gregory Mickells. Mickells will oversee the 9 libraries in the Madison system, including the much-anticipated new Central Library. He started the job in September.   Tune in to 89.9 FM at 7:30PM – or stop by the library and say hello. more »

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