Listen Up

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.

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RICK STEVES, host of Rick Steves Europe on PBS, on Sunday, December 1 at Clowes Memorial Hall

IRA GLASS, host of This American Life, on Saturday, February 22 at Clowes Memorial Hall

Third speaker will be announced in 2020. 


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, 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

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