Podcast: You Are Hear
Nov 21, 2013
Pass the Wishbone
This month's edition of the podcast features a moody road trip tale, "The Driving Hour," by writer Darci Schummer.
Sep 19, 2013
You Are Hear: Schooled
This month's podcast features a new bit on the worst day of school ever, by comedy improv duo Ferrari McSpeedy (Mike Fotis and Joe Bozic).
Aug 15, 2013
You Are Hear: Get Together
This month's state fair-themed edition of the podcast features Paper Darts editor Courtney Alego, with a story about the "idiots she hath loved."
Jul 18, 2013
You Are Hear: Ooh, Aah
This month, our literary podcast features a Minnesota Fringe Festival preview from Taous Claire Khazem's one-woman play TIZI OUZOU.
Apr 22, 2013
You Are Hear: Rhymes and/or Reasons (April 2013)
In honor of National Poetry Month, we're featuring three of the scene's notables: Louis Jenkins, Connie Wanek and Freya Manfred, recorded live at Common Good Books.
Mar 21, 2013
You Are Hear: Madness (March 2013)
This month's episode of our podcast features an autobiographical short, "Idle Hands Could Unsaddle a Mind" by Janice Pettit.
Feb 21, 2013
You Are Hear: Romance is Dead (February 2013)
David Lynch has nothing on poet Richard Carr, who for this twisted Valentine's Day episode contributes some moody poems from a new sequence, "Dead Wendy," read in three voices by Carr, host Brian Beatty and writer Darci Schummer.
Jan 17, 2013
You Are Hear: Lucky 13 (January 2013)
For our first episode of 2013, coincidentally our 13th-ever edition of the podcast, host Brian Beatty interviews blues man Charlie Parr about storytelling through music.
Dec 20, 2012
You Are Hear: Gifted (December 2012)
For our last episode of 2012, we end the first year of our monthly literary podcast as we began it, with new stories by Britt Aamodt and host Brian Beatty.
Oct 18, 2012
You Are Hear: Tricks & Treats (October 2012)
This month's episode of mnartists.org's literary podcast, hosted by Brian Beatty, features a spooky story by writer and humorist Rob Callahan, of Rockstar Storytellers, Cracked.com, l'etoile magazine and others.
Sep 20, 2012
You Are Hear: All Work, No Play (September 2012)
This month's featured writer is poet, photographer and performer Jeffrey Skemp with a pair of pieces on work and leisure (with music by J.G. Everest and Matt Monsoor).
Jun 21, 2012
You Are Hear: Move Over, Rover (June 2012)
In this month's episode, Maggie Ryan Sandford offers a dark twist on sharing custody of the family pet, and Melissa Louis Fletcher tells a story about an afternoon at the sweat lodge.
May 17, 2012
You Are Hear: Who You Calling a Mother? (May 2012)
For this month's episode of mnartists.org's literary podcast, comedienne and writer Colleen Kruse offers a very funny story about cannibal hamsters and the black heart of motherhood.
Apr 19, 2012
You Are Hear: Fools & Poets (April 2012)
We're celebrating National Poetry Month: featured writers for this episode are poets Todd Boss (PITCH, 2012) and Paula Cisewski (GHOST FARGO, 2010).
Feb 16, 2012
You Are Hear: The Heart of the Matter (February 2012)
This installment of YOU ARE HEAR, hosted by writer/comedian Brian Beatty, features two new stories, about what love leaves behind and superheroes shilling for cereal, by John Jodzio and the comedy duo Pommelhorse.
Jan 19, 2012
YOU ARE HEAR: Life Goes On (January 2012)
It's our first-ever episode of YOU ARE HEAR, a new literary podcast by mnartists.org, hosted by writer Brian Beatty. This installment -- themed "Life Goes On" -- features a new story by Britt Aamodt, "Oh, Hell."
Nov 2, 2011
YOU ARE HEAR: Submission protocols, themes, and deadlines
In January 2012, mnartists.org launched a monthly literary podcast, hosted by writer and comedian Brian Beatty. Read on for submission guidelines and deadlines, a year's worth of show themes, and more information.