Search Episodes Pick a random episode25 matches

      Tue 17 Apr 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: The Kindness of Strangers 53m play

      In this hour we delve into the goodness of humanity through acts both small and large. A tourist has a major setback while on vacation; a holiday gift exchange is botched; and a nurse in a fertility c... 52 more words

      Fri 13 Apr 2018

      A World of Difference: Sofija Stefanovic & Andy Fischer-Price 32m play

      In this episode of the podcast we share two stories of the world leaving it's mark on us. Sofija Stefanovic leaves her communist Serbian roots behind for a new life abroad, and Andy Fischer-Price has ... 31 more words

      Tue 10 Apr 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Zimbabwe, Camping, Goths and Grace 53m play

      A goth teenager makes an unlikely friend, social upheaval in the early days of Zimbabwe, a whiney kid on an camping trip and clergy at the scene of a crime. Hosted by The Moth’s Artistic Director Cath... 33 more words

      Tue 03 Apr 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Sailing On An Alien Sea 53m play

      In this hour we explore stories relating to STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering and MATH): we travel from the laboratories of the Antarctic to the icy seas of Saturn’s moon Titan - we learn that pred... 47 more words

      Sat 31 Mar 2018

      The Moth Podcast 10th Anniversary Special: Shana Creaney, Dennis Oulahan, and Carol Daniel 39m play

      Last year The Moth celebrated 500 episodes of our podcast with some of our favorite stories through the years. But this year for our 10th anniversary of the podcast, we look ahead to the future with n... 155 more words

      Tue 27 Mar 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Bathtub Sailor, Seamstress, Spy 53m play

      A record breaking, adventurer sets his sites on the English Channel, a seamstress becomes an advocate for her child and a young woman is recruited into the world of Secret Agents during World War II. ... 35 more words

      Tue 20 Mar 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Confidence: Too Much, Too Little? 53m play

      In this hour, stories about confidence and uncertainty. A young girl is confronted with color and identity; a teenager lets loose at his school dance; and a massage goes awry. Those stories and more. ... 42 more words

      Tue 13 Mar 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Global Stories of Women and Girls 53m play

      In this hour, Global Stories of Women and Girls -- hosted by Moth Storyteller, Fatou Wurie. A Kenyan student aspires to be beautiful while her mother has bigger ideas; a teenager's failing sight is re... 52 more words

      Fri 09 Mar 2018

      Stories from Nairobi: Sandra Kimokoti, Rehema Nanfuka & Bina Maseno 25m play

      In this episode, we share three stories from our Global Community workshop and showcase in Nairobi, Kenya. Sandra Kimokoti is challenged by ideas about body image and femininity. Rehema Nanfuka tries ... 37 more words

      Tue 06 Mar 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: Pagan Fundraisers, Blue Haired Boy, Autism and Oscar 53m play

      In this hour, a celebration of Moth stories and storytellers from Michigan. A woman visits a fortuneteller and is told she is cursed, a stay-at-home mother contemplates becoming a minister, the father... 85 more words

      Fri 02 Mar 2018

      Home and Abroad: Paul Murray, Margie Morris, and Chandrika Naryanan-Mohan 21m play

      Paul Murray indulges in forbidden (and fermented) fruit in Italy. Margie Morris brings back gifts for her child's classmates - just not the ones she thought. Chandrika Narayanan-Mohan has a life dicta... 21 more words

      Tue 27 Feb 2018

      The Moth Radio Hour: London Calling — with Crossfire, and a Vampire 53m play

      Originally podcasted: 1/26/16 Author Neil Gaiman explains why he’s afraid to sing in public, a tourist gets a scare in London’s Highgate Cemetery, a Nigerian man tells a bold truth on live televisi... 57 more words

      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