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      Fri 23 Feb 2018

      A Tribute To Bokara 32m play

      In this episode, we take a look back at two of our favorite stories from Bokara Legendre. Hear how Bokara turned from socialite to social activist, and the story of how she found herself at the corona... 8 more words

      Tue 20 Feb 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Singing, Sewing, Suits and Cemeteries 53m play

      An adolescent boy leaves home and finds a peculiar new family, a fashion guru is forced to improvise, a Baptist finds himself at a gay bar and a young woman discovers the beauty in the hometown she’d ... 47 more words

      Tue 13 Feb 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: In The Name Of Love 53m play

      In this hour, we celebrate things we do in the name of love. A woman is asked to choose between her family and the man she loves; a fisherman comes to appreciate his roots; a love song becomes a love ... 16 more words

      Tue 06 Feb 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Young Adults 54m play

      In this hour, seven stories about young adults and the world around them. Boundaries, curfews, hairstyles, first loves, fitting in and letting go. Hosted by The Moth’s Senior Director, Jenifer Hixson.... 25 more words

      Fri 02 Feb 2018

      Culture and Legacy: Mmachi Dimoriaku & Sharif El-Mekki 17m play

      Mmachi Dimoriaku struggles with her given name, and Sharif El-Mekki walks in the shadow of his parents. Storytellers: Mmachi Dimoriaku and Sharif El-Mekki

      Tue 30 Jan 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Dublin 53m play

      A special live edition of The Moth in Dublin at Liberty Hall. A young woman must decide if she wants the surgery that might give her a few extra inches of height, a Fulbright Scholar confronts a bike ... 18 more words

      Tue 23 Jan 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Camouflage: Stories of Hidden Selves 53m play

      In this hour, four stories about secret identities and true selves. A secular man immerses himself in a Christian world; a young woman pledges herself to a humble life of joy; a father writes in his s... 20 more words

      Tue 16 Jan 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Shocks and Surprises 53m play

      In this hour, a woman gets a call in the middle of the night; a young boy discovers the truth about his idol; a girl does her best to prepare for a big moment; and a family camps out in hopes of seein... 14 more words

      Tue 09 Jan 2018

      Live from Portsmouth 53m play

      In this hour, a special live edition of The Moth from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Hosted by Dame Wilburn, with additional hosting by Jay Allison. A mother tries to model confident behavior after moving... 23 more words

      Tue 02 Jan 2018

      Progress Not Perfection 25m play

      On this week’s episode, we ring in the new year. Stories about resolutions, change, and new perspectives. Kemp Powers is convinced he will never be a good dad. Matteson Perry agrees to two resolutions... 22 more words

      Tue 26 Dec 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Presents, Menorahs and Palm Trees: December Holiday Stories 55m play

      In this special December holiday hour, stories about celebration, differing traditions, and family. A mother and son do their best to keep the gifting spirit alive, a daughter tries to fulfill her mot... 24 more words

      Tue 19 Dec 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Wedding Dress, Prison Choir, and Hot dogs 55m play

      A feminist searches for the perfect wedding dress, a playwright visits a prison in Malawi, a man spends a lifetime regretting a single moment, and a new mother struggles with her prosthetic arm. Story... 24 more words

      Tue 12 Dec 2017

      The Denver Battle of the SLAMs 25m play

      On this episode, three stories from our 2016 Battle of the SLAMs winner: Denver. Featuring stories from three local storytellers: Andrew Orvedhal, Madeleine Berenson, and Harry Fleenor. A comic gets h... 19 more words

      Tue 05 Dec 2017

      Live from The Cowboy Poetry Gathering 53m play

      In this hour, stories from the Elko Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Hosted by Dame Wilburn, with additional hosting from Jay Allison. A woman says goodbye to her childhood ranch; a young girl finally gets he... 23 more words

      Tue 28 Nov 2017

      World AIDS Day: Anya Rymer & Lepheana Mosooane 27m play

      In this special episode of the podcast, for World AIDS Day, two stories from people whose lives are blindsided by HIV/AIDS. Storytellers: Anya Rymer and Lepheana Mosooane. Hosted by Dan Kennedy.

      Tue 21 Nov 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Oreo, Heaven, and America’s Most Wanted 54m play

      Repodcast: A mother gets surprising news in the maternity ward, a man is addicted to cookies, an elderly woman gets a “ticket to heaven”, and a musician helps the FBI capture America’s Most Wanted. Ho... 22 more words

      Tue 14 Nov 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: The Vietnam War 54m play

      In this special hour, three stories from the Vietnam War Era. A troop comes under attack deep in the Vietnamese jungle; a triage nurse does her best to save the lives of soldiers; and a young man trie... 19 more words

      Tue 07 Nov 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Live From Boston 55m play

      A special live edition of The Moth recorded at the Shubert Theatre in Boston. A New York City cop looks into the death of a kid he grew up with, a jazz musician dreams of playing with James Brown, and... 16 more words

      Tue 31 Oct 2017

      On Your Mark, Get Set, Go 18m play

      Get your running shoes on, because on today’s episode we’re pounding the pavement. A man has his own personal “Rocky” moment, and a woman commemorates a decision she made 18 years ago. Storytellers: S... 9 more words

      Tue 24 Oct 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: The Universe of Impossible Things 53m play

      In this hour, stories of doing the seemingly impossible; taking a risk for a chance at love, trusting a gut instinct, believing in a message from beyond and shooting (literally) for the stars. To see ... 21 more words

      Tue 17 Oct 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Me, Myself, and I: Stories of Questioned Identity 53m play

      A “spambot” takes over a man’s life; rules are broken during a night at the bar; a woman’s career ambition is challenged by her health; and a young Mormon must weigh desire with devotion. Hosted by Th... 20 more words

      Tue 10 Oct 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Tarrytown 54m play

      A special live edition of The Moth from Tarrytown, New York. Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg, with additional hosting by Jay Allison. A man faces his fear or fatherhood; a daughter revisits difficult memor... 24 more words

      Tue 12 Sep 2017

      Jim Giaccone: Memories, Monsters, Mountaintops 14m play

      A man conquers a nightmare in memory of his brother. Storyteller: Jim Giaccone

      Tue 22 Aug 2017

      The Freedom Riders and Me: Barbara Collins Bowie 16m play

      A woman finds motivation through the hardships of Jim Crow in Mississippi. To view photos or to read more from this episode, visit TheMoth.org Storyteller: Barbara Collins Bowie Host: CJ Hunt

      Wed 03 May 2017

      The Moth Radio Hour: Prison, Princes, and Playgrounds 55m play

      A woman sets off in search of transformation and ends up in a harem in Bandar Seri Begawan, a teacher discovers her playground has turned into a 3rd grade war zone, singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega deba... 22 more words