WBEZ Chicago Writer and Storyteller Shannon Cason


Guest: Shannon Cason

Shannon Cason is a MOTH Grand Slam winner and is a contributor on NPR’s Snap Judgement. He also hosts a podcast called “Homemade Stories” which can be found on iTunes and Soundcloud.  He’s a staff writer with WBEZ Chicago’s Paper Machete.  He’s currently writing his second novel and you can find out more about him on his website www.shannoncason.com.

Host: Cris Gray

Victor Robertson

Victor Robertson in performance.

Victor Robertson in performance.

Guest: Victor Robertson

Victor Robertson is an Atlanta-based opera singer with an untraditional career path.

Host: Charlie Bennett


Soniah Kamal & Jessica Handler


Guests: Jessica Handler & Soniah Kamal

Authors Jessica Handler (Invisible Sisters and Braving the Fire) and Soniah Kamal (An Isolated Incident) talk about their lives, the writing process, moving around the world and back, the pressure to make likable women characters, yoga, family, civil rights and shoes.

Host: Shannon M. Turner