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 November 30, 2014 featured Carrie Mesrobian reading an excerpt from her book Sex & Violence.

11/30 Women's Words: Carrie Mesrobian

Women's Words on November 23, 2014 featured Holly Harden reading an excerpt from her cookbook Good Food from Mrs. Sundberg's Kitchen.

11/23 Women's Words: Holly Harden

Women's Words on November 16, 2014 featured Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew reading an excerpt from her book Hannah Delivered.

11/16 Women's Words: Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew

Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew is a writing instructor and spiritual director living in Minneapolis, MN. She is a recipient of a Minnesota State Arts Board artists' fellowship, the Loft Career Initiative Grant, and a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award.

Women's Words on November 09, 2014 featured Terri Falsani reading her poems "Delivery" and "Up on the Roof."

11/9 Women's Words: Terri Falsani

Terry Falsani, born and raised in Portland, Maine, has lived in Duluth, Minnesota since l973. A mother of two, she enjoyed second and third careers as creative director at Fochs and Associates Advertising and teaching English literature.

Women's Words on November 2, 2014 featured Margi Preus of Duluth reading an excerpt from her book West of the Moon.

Margi Preus is the author or the Newberry Honor winner Heart of a Samurai and Shadow on the Mountain. Preus has traveled the globe to research her novels and, along the way, has made friends in Japan, Norway, and many other places. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota. Visit her online at margipreus.com

Women's Words on October 26, 2014 featured Margi Preus of Duluth reading an excerpt from her book West of the Moon.

Margi Preus is the author or the Newbery Honor winner Heart of a Samurai and Shadow on the Mountain. Preus has traveled the globe to research her novels and, along the way, has made friends in Japan, Norway, and many other places. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota. Visit her online at margipreus.com

Women's Words on October 12 featured Moriah Erickson of Duluth reading her poems "Mallard" and "Photo 1971."

10/12 Women's Words: Moriah Erickson

Women's Words on October 5, 2014 featured Lori Sturdevant of Minneapolis reading an excerpt from her book Her Honor: Rosalie Wahl and the Minnesota Women's Movement.

10/5 Women's Words: Lori Sturdevant

Lori Sturdevant, Minneapolis Star Tribune columnist, has written and edited several books of Minnesota history, including The Pillsburys of Minnesota.

Women's Words on September 28, 2014 featured Moriah Erickson of Duluth reading her poems "Perfusion" and "The L at 4:24 AM."

9/28 Women's Words: Moriah Erickson

9/21 Esther Hoffmann

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Women's Words on September 21, 2014 featured Esther Hoffmann, a poet from Mankato, Minnesota, reading her poem "When God Was My Boyfriend."

9/21 Esther Hoffmann

Women's Words on September 7, 2014, featured Terry Falsani of Duluth, reading her poem, "Olympia." Here is an audio link to her reading.

Terry Falsani, born and raised in Portland, Maine, has lived in Duluth, Minnesota since l973. A mother of two, she enjoyed second and third careers as creative director at Fochs and Associates Advertising and teaching English literature.

Women's Words on August 31, 2014 featured Esther Hoffmann, a poet from Mankato, Minnesota, reading two poems, "Two Robins," and "You Got Something to Show Me."

8/31 Women's Words: Esther Hoffmann

Women's Words on August 24, 2014 featured Esther Hoffmann, a poet from Mankato, Minnesota, reading her poem, "The Daughters."

8/24 Women's Words: Esther Hoffmann

Women's Words for August 17, 2014 featured a second excerpt by Duluth novelist Danielle Sosin from her award winning book, The Long-Shining Waters, published by Milkweed Editions (2011).

8/17 Women's Words: Danielle Sosin

Women's Words for August 3, 2014 featured Duluth novelist Danielle Sosin reading an excerpt from her award winning book, The Long-Shining Waters, published by Milkweed Editions (2011).

8/3 Women's Words: Danielle Sosin

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