Women's Words

Sunday 1:30pm and 3:30pm

Women's Words is a program bringing you the written work of the women of Minnesota, airing every Sunday afternoon at 1:30 and 3:30 during the Women's Music Show

Funding for this program is provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Women's Words is produced by Chris Harwood, Assistant Producer is Hayley Westphal.

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Women's Words on June 28, 2015 features Holly Harden reading her essay "Fourth of July."

Emilio Küffer, "Camino a la Tormenta" (modified)

Women's Words on June 21st, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "The Melody Within," about an unexpected nighttime adventure.

Brett Groehler / University of Minnesota Duluth

Women's Words on June 14, 2015 featured Whitney Walters, Assistant Professor of Writing Studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth, reading her non-fiction essay, "Valuable Skills," published May 2014 in Red Weather by Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Women's Words airs Sundays at 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Funding for Women's Words is provided by The Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Women's Words on June 7th, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "Compulsory Ignorance," about her family's experience commuting by bus in Turkey.

Women's Words on May 31, 2015 featured Holly Harden reading an excerpt from her newest book, Recipes for Gatherings from Mrs. Sundberg's Kitchen, published by Adventure Publications.

Women's Words on May 24th, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her short story, "Clicking."

Women's Words on May 17, 2015 featured Holly Harden reading a couple of excerpts from her newest book, Recipes for Gatherings from Mrs. Sundberg's Kitchen, to be published in late May by Adventure Publications.

Women's Words on May 10, 2015, featured Julie Gard of Duluth reading three poems, "Northwestern Ontario," "Aubade," and "Zipline."

Women's Words on May 3, 2015, featured Felicia Schneiderhan reading the epilogue to her memoir Newlyweds Afloat: Married Bliss and Mechanical Breakdowns Onboard a Trawler, to be published in the fall of 2015 by Breakaway Books.

Women's Words on April 26, 2015 featured Dianna Hunter of Duluth reading from her story, "The Dead Cow and the Great Man" which received an award for creative nonfiction by Lake Superior Writers in 2014.

Women's Words on April 19, 2015 features Kirsten Dierking reading two poems, "Lilacs" and "Nuthatch" from her poetry collection ,Tether, released by Spout Press in June of 2013.

  Women's Words on April 12, 2015 featured Stephanie Pearson of Duluth reading an excerpt of her article "Sweden by the Sea," published recently in National Geographic Traveler.

Women's Words on April 5, 2015 featured Kirsten Dierking reading two poems, "Wilderness" and "Kayak" from her poetry collection , Tether, released by Spout Press in June of 2013.

  Women's Words on March 29, 2015 featured Amy Waugh of Duluth reading an excerpt from her book Remnants of the Disappeared, titled "Somewhere in Colorado."

Women's Words on March 22nd, 2015 featured Jocelyn Pihlaja of Duluth reading her essay "Tending Mary Jane." 

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