Story in the Public Square

Story in the Public Square is a weekly, public affairs show designed to study, celebrate, and tell stories that matter. The show is inspired by the power of stories to shape public understanding of important issues. For example, Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," shined a crucial light on the violence and inhumanity of American slavery, fueled the abolition movement, and inspired Abraham Lincoln, upon meeting the author, to say "So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war." Narrative is no less important today-though the vehicles for dissemination are much more diverse. From a great novel to a film, a song, or even a Tweet, stories still very much impact the way the American public looks at issues. Our show turns a critical eye to these stories and their tellers.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 50 seconds

Episode Number: 412

Future Broadcast times for "Story in the Public Square": (show all)

Sat, Apr 4 12:00 A.M. Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 5 8:30 A.M. Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 9 6:30 A.M. Susan Ware     NH WORLD
Sat, Apr 11 12:00 A.M. Susan Ware     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 12 8:30 A.M. Susan Ware     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 16 6:30 A.M. Kathy Kortes-Miller     NH WORLD
Thu, Apr 16 1:00 P.M. Kathy Kortes-Miller     NH WORLD
Sat, Apr 18 12:00 A.M. Sr. Helen Prejean     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 19 8:30 A.M. Sr. Helen Prejean     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 23 6:30 A.M. M. Ali Kadivar     NH WORLD
Thu, Apr 23 1:00 P.M. M. Ali Kadivar     NH WORLD
Sat, Apr 25 12:00 A.M. Danny Strong     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 26 8:30 A.M. Danny Strong     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 30 6:30 A.M. Mo Rocca     NH WORLD
Thu, Apr 30 1:00 P.M. Mo Rocca     NH WORLD

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