Upcoming Live Shows

Sean of the South!

'Will the Circle Be Unbroken' with Southern essayist Sean Dietrich, Memphis singer-songwriter Tiffany Harmon and guitarist Kaleb Garrett

January 16, 2021 Listen

Season Premiere with two legends: Nikki Giovanni and Bobby Rush!

Kicking off a new season of shows from the 'Thacker Shack!'

January 23, 2021 Listen

‘The Vanishing Half’ with bestseller Brit Bennett!

Intense family drama of racial passing soon to be HBO series

January 30, 2021 Listen

Science and healing in the Transcendent Kingdom

A sweeping story of addiction and deliverance from Ghana to Alabama to California

February 6, 2021 Listen

A Place Like Mississippi

Ralph Eubanks takes us on a literary road trip from Ward's Gulf Coast to Faulkner's hills

February 13, 2021 Listen

America’s Bravest Writer

Fresh and stanky with Kiese Laymon's hot collection of essays

February 20, 2021 Listen