Programs A-Z

  • A Way With Words is a lively and informative discussion and Q&A program about language.

  • Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Picture Monty Python trying to imitate car noises. Think of A.J. Foyt telling someone how to open the car hood. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers...

  • Listen and learn about the intriguing ways of birds with BirdNote, a weeky feature airing mornings on VPR.  From New England to the tropics, migration patterns to mating rituals, BirdNote brings you into the...

  • Live From Here with Chris Thile is Saturday-night appointment listening. This variety show features a unique blend of musical performances, comedy and audience interaction. Acclaimed musician and songwriter Chris Thile welcomes a wide...

  • q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

  • It was a dark and stormy night when, suddenly, Richard Sher drew the Trivial Pursuit question "What do you call the band of low pressure that surrounds the Earth at the Equator?"

    In his typically debonair fashion, his first thought was: ...

  • The The TED Radio Hour brings innovators and thinkers from around the world together to explore technology, entertainment and design and present ideas worth spreading. ...

  • The Moth Radio Hour features true stories told live on stage without scripts, notes, props, or accompaniment.

    Each episode features humorous, heartbreaking, or poignant tales that captivate...

  • This American Life features first-person stories and short fiction pieces that are touching, funny, and surprising. Hosted by Ira Glass, from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio.

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and...

  • VPR partners with Young Writers Project to present selections of the work of young writers, photographers and artists in Vermont.