Storytelling Podcasts

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Black History Year

28 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 913 ratings
Learning your history makes you - and your people - stronger. As Black people, we know we’re left out of the history books. That the media images are skewed. That we need access to experts, informa...
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Neighbors

87 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 457 ratings
A show about what connects us hosted by Jakob Lewis and Cariad Harmon. Call the Neighbors “reverse complaint line” and tell us what you like about your neighbors 615-601-1411. Join “The N...
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Extraordinary Stories Podcast

229 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 401 ratings
Don't you just love a crazy story? I do. Each episode of ESP covers those stories you just can't help but love. The stories that shock but are always real. They might be...true crime, surviv...
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Vega: A Sci-Fi Adventure Podcast!

15 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 384 ratings
In a fantasy futuristic world, Vega Rex is employed by her government to kill off the world's worst criminals. She's never met a criminal she couldn't catch...until now. Join Vega as she journeys t...
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Only in New York

61 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 381 ratings
Comedians and podcasters Tracey Carnazzo, Chemda Khalili and Andrea Allan talk to native New Yorkers and transplants alike about things that can only happen in New York.
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Sean of the South

128 episodes - Latest episode: 22 days ago - ★★★★★ - 359 ratings
Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popu...
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88 Cups of Tea

130 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 356 ratings
Love all things upbeat, warm, and uplifting? Welcome to 88 Cups of Tea, an online platform and podcast for creative writers who look for guidance in their storytelling journey and connection to a c...
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Meet My Ghost

18 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 355 ratings
A haunted podcast of short ghost stories. Hosted by Sandy - a ghost obsessed therapist. Where you'll hear a collection of short and spooky encounters. Mostly true, some fiction - always creepy. Do ...
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War Stories

35 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 342 ratings
War Stories is a narrative show that takes the broad arcs of warfare and shares the stories behind crucial points their development. In each season, the show revolves around a single topic and trac...
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Bedside Rounds

71 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 331 ratings
Bedside Rounds is a storytelling podcast about medical history and medicine’s intersections with society and culture. Host Adam Rodman seeks to tell a few of these weird, wonderful, and intensely ...
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Long Distance

31 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 284 ratings
A podcast about stories in the Filipino diaspora hosted by Paola Mardo. Each episode moves beyond typical immigrant narratives to share thoughtful tales of love, loss, history, and humor through au...
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Origin Stories

56 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 279 ratings
What makes us human? How are we different from chimpanzees? Who are our earliest ancestors and how do we know? Origin Stories is The Leakey Foundation’s podcast about how we became human. This aw...
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Submarine Sea Stories | Ever wonder what it's like to spend the cold war under water with 100 other guys?

54 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 250 ratings
During the height of the cold war when Ronald Regan called the Soviet Union the evil empire, Bill Nowicki was in the Navy. He was a nuclear-trained electrician's mate aboard the Los Angeles class ...
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American Wannabes Podcast

202 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 249 ratings
Every week, comedians Jerry Garcia, Jesus Sepulveda and Christian Zaragosa talk life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as (basically, more or less) Americans. For real.
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Waterpeople Podcast

41 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 240 ratings
Welcome to The Waterpeople Podcast, a gathering for our global ocean community to dive into the critical conversations of our culture -- through storytelling. Listen with Lauren L. Hill and Dave Ra...
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BirdNote Presents: Grouse

40 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 225 ratings
BirdNote's home for longform stories and series that connect us more deeply with birds, nature, and each other. Our latest series, Grouse, is about the most controversial bird in the West and what ...
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Track Your Life with Boyd Varty

53 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 211 ratings
Somewhere deep inside, you know what your gift, purpose, and mission are. Boyd Varty, a lion tracker and life coach, reveals how the wisdom from the ancient art of tracking can teach you how to re...
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SAPIENS: A Podcast for Everything Human

34 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 173 ratings
What makes you … you? Is it your DNA, culture, environment? SAPIENS hosts Jen Shannon, Esteban Gómez, and SAPIENS.org Editor-in-Chief Chip Colwell speak with anthropologists from around the globe t...
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Celtic Myths and Legends Podcast

21 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 164 ratings
A new podcast focused on the myths, legends and folkloric creatures of the 6 Celtic Nations; Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Cornwall, Brittany and the Isle of Man.
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Coffee With My Ma

14 episodes - Latest episode: 12 months ago - ★★★★★ - 154 ratings
My radical activist mother Kahentinetha Horn tells me stories of her very long adventurous life, always with the sense of humour that carried herthrough.
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Groundings

32 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 134 ratings
The #GroundingsPodcast is a place where organizing, theory, and history come in contact with dialogue, experience, and storytelling. The title "Groundings" is in honor of the revolutionary educator...
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Beyond 6 Seconds

127 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 132 ratings
Tune into the Beyond 6 Seconds podcast to hear extraordinary stories from everyday people. Each episode features inspiring stories of life and creativity, triumph and struggle. I interview people w...
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Cast Party: A Dungeons & Dragons Podcast

15 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 126 ratings
QUIET ON SET! We’re rolling in 3… 2… Welcome to Cast Party: A Dungeons & Dragons Podcast! Thrust into the world of D&D, four cast and crew members from a Hollywood film set find themselves with new...
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Porchlight Storytelling Series

57 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★ - 94 ratings
Selected stories from Porchlight, San Francisco's longest-running storytelling series, hosted by Arline Klatte and Beth Lisick. Co-founders Beth Lisick and Arline Klatte invite six people from dif...
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Immigrantly

121 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 92 ratings
My name is Saadia Khan. I am a social entrepreneur and the founder and host of Immigrantly. Immigrantly is a weekly podcast that deconstructs the archaic stereotypes of what it means to be an immig...
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Griddlecakes Radio

95 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 89 ratings
Griddlecakes Radio...exploring the lost art of audio storytelling.
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TPRS Russian – Effortless Russian

22 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 87 ratings
TPRS Russian – Effortless Russian Podcast is simple, fun, and effective! It’s based on an absolutely unique language learning method known since the early 1990s — teaching proficiency through readi...
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Accuracy Third

100 episodes - Latest episode: 26 days ago - ★★★★★ - 86 ratings
Accuracy Third is a collection of stories from participants of Burning Man. Your hosts Rex, D-Day, and editor Beth compile, comment upon, and share your tales of dusty adventure. Featuring in-studi...
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Schmaltzy

8 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 86 ratings
Schmaltzy, a new podcast from the Jewish Food Society explores the intersection of Jewish identity and food through live storytelling. Join us for tales from famed chefs, home cooking mavens, grand...
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Tell The Bartender - A Storytelling Podcast

110 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 84 ratings
Tell The Bartender is a storytelling podcast hosted by Katharine Heller