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Women's Words on December 7, 2014 featured Esther Hoffmann from Mankato, Minnesota reading her poem "The Talk."

12/7 Women's Words: Esther Hoffmann

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 July 27, 2014 featured Esther Hoffmann, a poet from Mankato, Minnesota, reading two poems, "For the Males," and "Mama Gaia."

7/27 Women's Words: Esther Hoffmann

This week's Women's Words features a re-airing of a piece by playwright Caity Shea Violette who, along with actor Daniel Novick, performs an excerpt from her play, Save the Date. This episode originally aired in May 2013.

Women's Words on May 5, 2013 featured playwright and UMD student Caity Shea Violette who, along with actor Daniel Novick, performs an excerpt from her play, Save the Date.

Women's Words: May 5, 2013: Caity Shea Violette

The first episode of Women's Words aired on KUMD Sunday, September 9th during the Women's Music Program, and featured author Margi Preus of Duluth, a writer of many books and plays. She received a Newbery Honor for her book Heart of a Samurai, and her new book Shadow on the Mountain; A Novel Inspired by the True Adventures of a Wartime Spy is being published this month by Amulet Books.

Funding for Women's Words is provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Margi Preus