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The Moth’s Jenifer Hixson and Dan Kennedy

by Brad Yost on September 27, 2011

WFPL listeners have embraced The Moth Radio Hour, and now it comes to Louisville in person; our first local StorySlam is tonight at Headliners Music Hall.

Today on Here and Now Todd Mundt spoke with Moth Senior Producer Jenifer Hixson, and Dan Kennedy, who hosts the hugely-popular Moth podcast.They discuss the origins of the show, what makes a great Moth story, and advice for people with a story to tell.

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Tension in Israel, Protests on Wall Street, Extreme Chefs and Story Slams in Louisville: Here and Now

by Laura Ellis September 27, 2011

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