The Chronicles of Now

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Tommy Orange: Reopening

September 2, 2020 - 18:42
As schools reopen across the country, parents are facing another round of pandemic fear and uncertainty: How safe will their kids be and...

Tommy Orange: Reopening

September 2, 2020 - 18:42
As schools reopen across the country, parents are facing another round of pandemic fear and uncertainty: How safe will their kids be and...

Dantiel W. Moniz: What You Make It

August 26, 2020 - 15:58
As protests erupted across the nation this summer, heavily armed militias stood off against Black Lives Matter supporters in some...

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Short fiction torn from today’s headlines. Each week, our favorite authors write an original story inspired by the news. Featuring Curtis Sittenfeld, Roxane Gay, Colum McCann, Carmen Maria Machado and more. Because in a world gone haywire, sometimes art is the only thing to make sense of it all. Hosted by Ashley C. Ford.

More Episodes

Tommy Orange: Reopening

September 2, 2020 - 18:42
As schools reopen across the country, parents are facing another round of pandemic fear and uncertainty: How safe will their kids be and...

Tommy Orange: Reopening

September 2, 2020 - 18:42
As schools reopen across the country, parents are facing another round of pandemic fear and uncertainty: How safe will their kids be and...

Dantiel W. Moniz: What You Make It

August 26, 2020 - 15:58
As protests erupted across the nation this summer, heavily armed militias stood off against Black Lives Matter supporters in some...

Dantiel W. Moniz: What You Make It

August 26, 2020 - 15:58
As protests erupted across the nation this summer, heavily armed militias stood off against Black Lives Matter supporters in some...

Laura van den Berg: 3D

August 19, 2020 - 16:54
Now that Joe Biden has selected a female VP and finally claimed the nomination, can we talk about his long, weird, handsy history with...

Laura van den Berg: 3D

August 19, 2020 - 16:54
Now that Joe Biden has selected a female VP and finally claimed the nomination, can we talk about his long, weird, handsy history with...