Offline

On Wed from 07:00 pm EST to 07:30 pm EST

A half-hour of compelling spoken word and sound design, fiction and non-fiction, produced by Dan Bernard and Michael Townsend.

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So far (and upcoming), listeners have heard (listed in reverse order):

Offline 37 2/24
Transience Chapters 10, 11 and 12 by Kenneth W. Beek
Business As Usual: Jackie Hancock Life Insurance; Empty Mart; Fantarona; Bankers Life and Animosity written by Dan Bernard
The Wooden Indian and the Shaghorn Buffalo from Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg, read and produced by Dan Bernard

Offline 36 2/17
Transience Chapters 8 and 9 by Kenneth W. Beek
Wal-Mart Trailer Park by Dan Bernard, featuring Moira Driscoll
An Interview with Cloud Morris

Offline 35 2/10
Transience Chapter 7 by Kenneth W. Beek
Amy Winehouse Offline Promo by Julie Nye
A Bad Day For Sales by Fritz Leiber
Behind The Monkees by Dan Bernard
Jeff Bezos and Tony Fauci for Spring ’21 Begathon by Dan Bernard

Offline 34 2/3
Transience Part 3 (Ch. 3-6)</em by Kenneth W. Beek
Comedy Commercials: “Cash For Kidneys”; “Gold For Guns” by Dan Bernard

Offline 33 1/27
X Marks the Pedwalk by Fritz Leiber
Transience Part 2 (Ch. 1 & 2) by Kenneth W. Beek

Offline 32 1/20
2BR02B by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Transience Part 1 by Chris Busby

Offline 31 1/13
Windsong Part 2 by Rose Wilson
Institute For Free-Floating Anxiety by Dan Bernard

Offline 30 1/6
Windsong Part 1 by Rose Wilson
Gaia Diet Water by Dan Bernard

Offline 29 12/30
I Saw My Roommate Having Sex in a Cage by Kate Greathead
How I Struck Gold by Quinn Davis
Musicophelia by Michael Townsend

Offline 28 12/23
The Popstar by Jia Tolentino
Happy Xmas (Deliveries Are Over) from BBC 1951 Newsreel

Offline 27 – 12/16/2020
Deconstructing The Shoe by Michelle Quick
The Broadcaster’s Son by Jay Pritchard

Offline 26 – 12/2/2020
Thought For Food by Alex Taylor
Gender and My Husband’s Stupid Record Collection by Sarah O’Holla
What Vanishes by Barney Norris

Offline 25 – 11/25/2020
Both Here and There by Alice Mishkin
Shade of Gary by Matthew David Brozik

Offline 24 – 11/18/2020
The Island by Erika Jost
Information Overload by Lavinia Plonka

Offline 23 – 11/11/2020
Garbage Like Us by Melissa Bachelor Warnke
How to Kill a Cat by Alex Ruczaj

Offline 22 – 11/4/2020
A Feature As Certain As Sunrise by Lauren Trimble
Macbethfest 2013 by Luke Burns

Offline 21 – 10/28/2020
A Single Painted Knot by Mariel Capanna
The Wisdom of Crowds by Rob Boffard
BONUS TRACK: “I’m Just A Vote” (PSA) by Dan Bernard

Offline 20 – 10/21/2020
In Defense of YA by Mickenzie Fasteland
Mongolian Gothic by Leah Wawro

Offline 19 – 10/14/2020
The Parasite That Grew Bigger Than The Animal by John R. Gordon
BONUS TRACK: Jackie Hancock Life Insurance by Dan Bernard

Offline 18 – 10/7/2020
Eating On The Go by Miriam Nice
Building The Future by Neal Schaffer
I’m The CEO? by Sally Carson

Offline 17 – 9/30/2020
Small-Town Aquarium Seal Tells It Like It Is by Anna Drezen
Borges and the other Buenos Aires by Matthew Bremner

Offline 16 – 9/23/2020
The Shell by Vivien Graveson
The Bare Utensils by Miriam Nice

Offline 15 – 9/16/2020
Unfolding by Sierra Bellows
Beijing House of Blues by Sara Schaff

Offline 14 – 9/9/2020
On Others by Cecilia Ekback
Skyping with David Lynch by David Griffith

Offline 13 – 9/2/2020
Rutgers Girl: Naked In Italy by Robert Kaplow
BONUS TRACK: Emptymart by Dan Bernard

Offline 12 – 8/26/2020
Prickwillow by Mary Chamberlain
I Know This Sounds Corny, But You’ve Been A Really Great Roommate To Steal From  by Lane Moore

Offline 11 – 8/19/2020
What’s With All the Padlocks? by Justin Valmassoi
BONUS TRACK: Boomerite 9 by Dan Bernard

Offline 10 – 8/12/2020
At The Peace Museum by Catherine Calabro
Marketing Is Bullshit by BJ Mendelson

Offline 9 – 7/29/2020
Of Cockfights and Adobo by Bianca Garcia
Father by Dave Lucas

Offline 8 – 7/22/2020
The Chickens Of Instagram by Erin Mann
Press Any Key For Love by Benjamin Mann

Offline 7 – 7/15/2020
Excerpts from The Boss by Victoria Chang
Surfacing by John Casteen

Offline 6 – 7/08/2020
Jane Doe by Laura McClellan
The King of Michigan by Michael Zack

Offline 5 – 7/01/2020
Denver: No Longer A Cow Town by Jenny Shank

Offline 4 – 6/24/2020
The Dead Kid by Melissa Bachelor Warnke
Variant Text by Kat Howard

Offline 3 – 6/17/2020
If I Ever Meet You by Danny Wallace
The League That Ate Itself by John Pritchard

Offline 2 – 6/10/2020
Prefatory Remarks by Teddy Wayne
The Limits of Empathy by Jack Cheng

Offline 1 – 6/03/2020
Wrestling George Costanza by Josh Gondleman
Feminism For Sale by Laurie Penny

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