A Conversation With Rebecca Handler

After reading, Edie Richter Is Not Alone, the outstanding debut novel from Rebecca Handler, the big question was how do you talk to the author about her surprising book without revealing the “secret” I prepared myself by taking my time in reading a book that taunts you to immerse yourself in the tragicomic stylized writing and devour it in… Read more »

Message from the General Manager

Good evening listener supporters, I want to inform you that Friday, April 9th was Rob Lorei’s last day at WMNF.  I want to thank him for his service to the station. As one of the founding members of the station, he was a big part of our success. We wish him the best in his… Read more »

A Conversation About Keats’s Odes With Anahid Nersessian

In 1819, the poet John Keats wrote six poems that would become known as the Great Odes. Some of them—“Ode to a Nightingale,” “To Autumn”—are among the most celebrated poems in the English language. Associate professor of English, Anahid Nersessian has gathered the odes to write a personal account of what they reveal in our troubled… Read more »