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Arctic Entries moves to a bigger stage

...You'll never guess what just happened." Arctic Entries is sometimes compared to the public radio program "This American Life," but it's actually much more low-tech - the presenters are not, in general, writers or performers, and...
'Sleepwalk With Me' a funny take on relationships with the play's Seth Barrish. For the script, Birbiglia, his brother Joe and Barrish got an assist from "This American Life's" Ira Glass, also a producer on the project. The filmmakers have succeeded in giving the story more breathing...
Santaland is coming to town

...filled with misadventures of growing up one of six children and outwardly gay. The latest, "Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim," came out in the summer of 2004. Sedaris is also a frequent contributor to NPR's "This American Life."
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'SantaLand Diaries': A holiday in tights

...autobiographical books followed - "Holidays on Ice," "Barrel Fever" and "Naked" - and he became a regular on NPR's "This American Life." His fourth book, "Me Talk Pretty One Day," won the 2001 James Thurber Prize for humor. And in 2001, he...
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Lower charitable deduction bad news for NPR

...provides about 15 percent of the budget for a typical NPR station.In an on-air appeal Ira Glass, host of NPR's "This American Life," said that only one in 10 listeners makes a direct financial contribution to the network.Loss of NPR's taxpayer...
Arts calendar

...463-6174."Mudrooms" premiere, 7 p.m., The Rookery Cafe. Storytelling event in the spirit of PRI's This American LIfe will feature seven minute personal stories form seven community members. Theme is preparation. $7. Details...
Second Mudrooms event to be held Jan. 11

...a similar event in Anchorage, Arctic Entries, and was created in the spirit of Public Radio International's "This American Life." In addition to the speakers, there will be live music; Amy O'Neill Houck, Erin Anais Hansen and Brooke Munro...
Ira Glass, host of This American Life, performs in Juneau Tuesday and executive producer of This American Life, Ira Glass worked for many...given the spectacular success of This American Life, a radio program lauded for...journalism and storytelling. This American Life has a reported weekly audience...
Radio personality highlights the power of narrative

...The man behind the popular weekly PRI radio show "This American Life," took center stage while all the lights were is," Glass said. Glass originally started "This American Life," because he thought it would help bring more balance...
Travel tips to stay healthy on the go

...thick black glasses coming up the escalators. They belonged to Ira Glass, the acclaimed public radio host of "This American Life." He and his lovely wife were heading back east after several performances in Alaska, and I had actually attended...


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