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  • The People's Pharmacy

    Joe and Terry Graedon have joined forces to explore the most interesting, compelling, and controversial health and medical issues of our time in a fun and entertaining way.

  • DCI Banks

    Wednesday's Child. A couple claiming to be social workers come to Katy Heath's house and take away her son Kyle. DCI Banks searches for the missing boy. Wednesday, October 14 at 10:00 PM on 16.1... more...

  • Evening Masterwork

    Join Susan Giles Wantuck for some of the best music ever written. Listen for full length performances and large scale works, music that’s good enough to earn the title “Masterwork.”



Florida's new Poet Laureate, Peter Meinke, talks about moving to Florida, the subversive power of literature and why poetry is not "good for you; like broccoli." WEB EXTRA: Peter Meinke reads his poem "100 Robins" and explains how it mirrors a legislative session:


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Florida Matters

The 23rd Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading will be held Saturday, Oct. 24 at USF St. Petersburg. Ahead of the festival, we meet some of the featured authors, including Tampa Bay Rays broadcaster Dewayne Staats, Florida’s poet... more...

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Documentaries, news and public affairs series and encore presentations more...
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University Beat

Tampa Bay Times Book Editor Colette Bancroft speaks at last year's Festival of Reading
The 23rd annual Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading takes place Saturday, October 24th on the campus of USF St. Petersburg. On University Beat on WUF 89.7, we’ll meet a pair of USF graduates who will be presenting their first novels at the Fest. The authors talk about their books and about how the... more...

Special News Reports

Back in 2012, four explorers spent 100 days walking and kayaking 1,000 miles up the length of Florida, from the tip of the Everglades to the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia. The mission – to publicize the need to connect the state’s remaining wild areas. This year, the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition is back. Three of the members reunited....

Health News Florida: Journalism for a Healthy State

Health News Florida

Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable. And our independent reporting, online and on public radio, emphasizes how issues of cost, quality and health care access affect all Floridians.


StateImpact Florida

StateImpact Florida journalist John O'Connor travels the state to report on how education issues affect you.

StateImpact Florida is a project of WUSF Public Media and WLRN Public Media.

Classical WSMR

Ludwig van Beethoven
Program: Evening Masterwork
Tonight on Classical WSMR, what is perhaps the happiest symphony Beethoven ever wrote, his Symphony No. 6. You can hear it tonight at 7 on WSMR 89.1, Sarasota, 103.9, Tampa and online at wsmr.org. more...

All Night Jazz

Sammy Price
Program: Piano Jazz with Marian McPartland
Pianist Sammy Price (1908 – 1992) began his career in the 1920s. He became a session pianist for Decca Records in 1938, and he led his own band, the Texas Bluesicians, which included greats such as Lester Young. He also played with trumpeter Henry “Red” Allen for nearly a decade. On this 1986 Piano Jazz, Price demonstrates his boogie-woogie style and performs jazz standards by Cole Porter and...more...

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