Unread

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Unread

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"Unread is a peculiar little puzzle box. Much of Unread rolls out in gentle fashion — Stedman’s..."

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Unread

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Unread

Critic Review

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"While Chris takes us on an enjoyable journey, seeking answers about the mysterious Alice in the..."

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Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlai‪n‬

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Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlai‪n‬

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"While the topics can be very different, the episodes all have one thing in common: Emma is..."

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Goodbye to All This

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Goodbye to All This

Critic Review

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"Goodbye To All This is not a cheery listen. Across its 12 episodes, the host, writer and producer,..."

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Wake Up With Jim & Saab

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Wake Up With Jim & Saab

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"The whole episode sorta had this...rambling charm. I was into it."

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Anthems

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Anthems

Critic Review

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"What results is a heady combination of ted talk, literary reading, rousing impromptu lecture..."

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Goodbye to All This

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Goodbye to All This

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"This is a painfully sad story, but it’s one that models the messiness of vulnerability and..."

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Appearances

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Appearances

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"The show is a bit of a mind-bender to describe, but you could say it’s an ambiguously fictionalized..."

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The Secret Adventures of Black People

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The Secret Adventures of Black People

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"The Secret Adventures of Black People is about documenting cultural blackness — its rites of..."

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Infinities

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Infinities

Critic Review

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"This 25-minute piece feels more and more urgent as we — and Boen — grasp at the straws of reality,..."

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Anthems

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Anthems

Critic Review

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"Anton explores the multifaceted nature of grief and shares his experiences of reckoning with..."

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The Anthropocene Reviewed

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The Anthropocene Reviewed

Critic Review

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"The Anthropocene Reviewed has been a treasured gem in my queue for a while now. Host John Green’s..."

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California Love

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California Love

Critic Review

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"If you listen to California Love, I hope you start with “Prologue,” which is as poetic a piece of..."

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Appearances

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Appearances

Critic Review

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"I wish there were a word for a work that is both true and not true. Autofiction is the closest word..."

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Transom Podcast

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Transom Podcast

Critic Review

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"The best way to describe this award-winning story is as poetry in sound. Not only is it literally..."

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Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlai‪n‬

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Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlai‪n‬

Critic Review

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"One thing I love about Emma Chamberlain is she actually cares about people and shows it. She..."

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Appearances

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Appearances

Critic Review

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"This established tension, between the real creator and her fictional avatar, gives the story extra..."

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Appearances

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Appearances

Critic Review

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"You could call it a dramatised monologue or a fictional memoir. However you describe it, everything..."

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Bates Beyond Borders

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Bates Beyond Borders

Critic Review

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"Hearing about the exponential challenge and unfamiliarity that international students face as well..."

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California Love

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California Love

Critic Review

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"On California City, host Emily Guerin blends investigative journalism on these ongoing predatory..."

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Dead Eyes

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Dead Eyes

Critic Review

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"As an interviewee points out, the show is as forensic as Serial but about something utterly..."

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Dead Eyes

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Dead Eyes

Critic Review

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"You could think of the show’s booking history as a map of the interviewer’s interests, or see the..."

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Dead Eyes

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Dead Eyes

Critic Review

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"In probing themes of opportunity, rejection, and turning failure into art, Ratliff and his guests..."

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Kind World

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Kind World

Critic Review

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"The stories linger just enough to make a lasting impact, never running on long enough that they..."

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Dead Eyes

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Dead Eyes

Critic Review

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"As a listener, the ultimate end to this series would be for Ratliff to get the chance to talk to..."

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