Listen Up


Since 2015 WFYI’s speaker series, Listen Up, brings public media personalities to Indianapolis for thought-provoking and inspiring conversation. You’re familiar with the reporting of public media’s national and international journalists; now spend an evening with them, as they share their perspectives on news and storytelling.

More speakers will be announced soon. 2021 SPEAKER SERIES

OUR PREVIOUS SPEAKERS, INCLUDE:

Terry Gross, host of NPR's Fresh Air

Rick Steves, host of Rick Steves Europe

Ira Glass, host of This American Life

NPR Podcast Throughline, hosts Rund Abdelfatah & Ramtin Arablouei

Jad Abumrad, host of Radiolab

Sarah Koenig, host of Serial podcast

Sam Sanders, host of NPR's It's Been a Minute

Kelly McEvers, host of NPR's Embedded podcast

Andrew Luck, former Indianapolis Colts Quaterback and host of the Andrew Luck Book Club 

John Green, #1 New York Times best-selling author of Looking for Alaska, Turtles All The Way Down, The Fault in Our Stars, Paper Towns, and An Abundance of Katherines

David Greene, co-host of Morning Edition on NPR

Judy Woodruff, anchor and managing editor of PBS NewsHour

Cokie Roberts, a commentator for NPR

Guy Razhost, co-creator, and editorial director of three NPR programs, including TED Radio Hour and How I Built This

Marsha Bemko, executive producer of Antiques Roadshow on PBS


To learn more about Listen Up or become a sponsor, please contact WFYI Events Manager
Taylor Leonard at tleonard@wfyi.org