Posts Categorized: Press Release

The Splendid Table Presents Turkey Confidential 2019 on Thanksgiving Day

The Turkey Confidential hotline goes live November 28, Noon-2 p.m. ET, Call 1.800.242.2828 ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 13, 2019­ —The Splendid Table returns with its beloved annual public radio call-in show of holiday storytelling and last-minute cooking advice in Turkey Confidential. Tune in live with host Francis Lam and his cast of culinary talent on… Read more »

The Hilarious World of Depression Returns for Season Four

Show creator and host John Moe continues to bring awareness to mental health issues through frank and funny discussions. ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 26, 2019⁠ — American Public Media’s award-winning hit podcast The Hilarious World of Depression returns for a new season to destigmatize mental illness through conversations with comedians, actors, authors and musicians. Hosted… Read more »

New York Times Food Columnist Melissa Clark Hosts American Public Media’s New Food Podcast: Weeknight Kitchen

ST. PAUL, Minn. Aug. 21, 2019 — Melissa Clark, a food reporter and columnist for the New York Times, NYTCooking and a regular contributor to American Public Media’s The Splendid Table – a weekly food program celebrating the intersection of culinary and culture –  is taking audiences into her own home with Weeknight Kitchen, launching… Read more »

American Public Media Hires Liliana Kim as Managing Director of Podcasts

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug 5, 2019 – American Public Media today announced new leadership at the helm of its podcast division. Starting August 19, Liliana Kim will take over as managing director of APM podcasts. As managing director, Liliana will lead APM’s current podcast portfolio, which includes Terrible, Thanks for Asking, Too Beautiful to Live,… Read more »

APM Reports to Release Three New Audio Documentaries

Emily Hanford’s investigation on a problematic approach to reading instruction among three new reports on education in America ST. PAUL, Minn., July 23, 2019 –APM Reports, the documentary and investigative unit of American Public Media, will release three new audio documentaries that look at the latest issues in education and how students learn. The stories… Read more »

Following Supreme Court ruling, American Public Media recognizes necessity and support of free press in full-page New York Times ad

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 27, 2019 – With a full-page advertisement appearing in this Sunday’s issue of The New York Times, American Public Media (APM) will highlight the important work of the free press and thank those who support journalism locally and worldwide. The ad comes after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the case… Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Curtis Flowers’ Conviction

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 21, 2019 – On March 20, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on Curtis Flowers v. State of Mississippi. In looking at the controversial Mississippi death penalty case, the justices examined if District Attorney Doug Evans used racial discrimination in the jury selection for Flowers’ most recent trial. The court announced… Read more »

Infamous Corporate Collapses Examined in New Podcast Spectacular Failures

Host Lauren Ober tells stories of corporate crookedness, family feuding and hilariously half-baked decisions ST. PAUL, Minn., June 3, 2019 — American Public Media, in partnership with the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, will launch Spectacular Failures – a new business podcast about the greatest corporate catastrophes – on June 17…. Read more »

APM Kids Podcast Smash Boom Best — A Brains On! Spinoff— Returns For Season Two With Epic Debate Battles

Dragons vs. Unicorns, Chocolate vs. Cheese included in this season’s debate lineup ST. PAUL, Minn., May 28, 2019 —Smash Boom Best is back in action this summer. A spinoff from American Public Media’s Brains On! – an award-winning science podcast for kids  – Smash Boom Best is a fast-paced, debate show for kids and families…. Read more »