Story in the Public Square

Sun, Apr 11 8:30 A.M. NH EXPLORE      

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: 27 minutes and 54 seconds

Episode Number: 613

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Sun, Apr 11 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE

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

Sun, Apr 11 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 15 6:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH WORLD
Sat, Apr 17 12:00 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 18 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 22 6:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH WORLD
Sat, Apr 24 12:00 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NHPBS
Sun, Apr 25 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE
Thu, Apr 29 6:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH WORLD
Sat, May 1 12:00 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NHPBS
Sun, May 2 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE
Thu, May 6 6:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH WORLD
Sun, May 9 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE
Thu, May 13 6:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH WORLD
Sat, May 15 12:00 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NHPBS
Sun, May 16 8:30 A.M. Story in the Public Square     NH EXPLORE


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