WAMC Northeast Public Radio

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WAMC/Northeast Public Radio is a regional public radio network serving parts of seven northeastern United States. These include New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, New Jersey, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania. Stations and translators are in ten locations thoughout the region.


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Hosted by Devin Lander, the New York State Historian, and Don Wildman of Mysteries at the Museum on Travel Channel, A New York Minute In History is podcast about the history of New York and the unique tales of New Yorkers.

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A radio series about the opportunities for, and achievements of, women with disabilities in STEM fields.

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PPT reinvents the one-on-one interview around the premise that people reveal themselves most intimately when speaking not directly about themselves but about something they care about. A 25-minute weekly program, each show features guests who come prepared to talk about a person, and a place, and a thing that are important to them, allowing them to tell stories they never have before.

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Celebrate and remember legendary folk singer and activist Pete Seeger with this 2-hour special. Seeger has spent his remarkable life, both on and off the stage, supporting civil and labor rights, racial equality, environmental consciousness and peace with his voice and music.

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Each week on The Book Show, host Joe Donahue interviews authors about their books, their lives and their craft. It is a celebration of both reading and writers.

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Words are powerful, they cause fear, confusion, and anger. Or they can create shared understanding. But when words are delivered by a powerful political leader their impact can inspire us to great action. And it is towards those words we turn in the program, The Power of Words.

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A two-part radio series, supported by the National Science Foundation, highlighting the role of women, past and present, in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

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On this episode, Devin Lander and Lauren Roberts discuss the public health industry that emerged in the 19th Century. As the understanding of medic...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2021
  • Length: 29:30
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Devin and Lauren dive into the history of Timbuctoo, an African American settlement founded by philanthropist Gerrit Smith in response to an 1846 l...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2021
  • Length: 29:59
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We research the life of Audrey Munson, America’s first supermodel. Born in upstate New York, Munson was one of the most famous models of the Gilded...

  • Added: May 27, 2021
  • Length: 30:00
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On the latest episode of A New York Minute In History, State Historian Devin Lander and Saratoga County Lauren Roberts investigate the invasions of...

  • Added: May 05, 2021
  • Length: 29:30
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WAMC's Alan Chartock In Conversation With Dr. Ivan Steen and Dr. Ann Pfau who guide Alan through a series of audio clips that document how American...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2020
  • Length: 01:00:01
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On this special episode of A New York Minute In History, we explore how historians are documenting the coronavirus pandemic in real time. Co-hosts ...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 44:22
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On this episode of A New York Minute In History, co-hosts Devin Lander and Lauren Roberts take a crack at early baseball. Through interviews with J...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2019
  • Length: 59:30
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On this episode of A New York Minute In History, co-hosts Devin Lander and Lauren Roberts speak with author Mark Berger, Karen Quinn – the Senior A...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 59:29
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Told in full for the first time, “Camelot’s End: Kennedy vs. Carter and the Fight that Broke the Democratic Party” is a carefully threaded narrativ...

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  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: 25:00
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On the fourth episode of A New York Minute In History, we detail Henry Hudson’s exploration of what would become the Empire State and how his journ...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2019
  • Length: 52:02