PP&P Podcasts

Welcome and happy listening!

Episodes of Prose, Poetry & Purpose, originally broadcast on Voice of Vashon (KVSH 101.9 FM) are now available as podcasts. Scroll down and enjoy! Or, check out podcasts of my new show, Focus On! … where Icelandic, Dutch, and Danish guests await you!

Edward Struzik Interview – PPP064

Edward Struzik Interview – PPP064

Edward Struzik is an award-winning writer, photographer, university lecturer, and fellow at Queen’s Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy at Queen’s University in Canada.His writing regularly appears in academic journals and magazines such as Scientific...

Jane Elliott Interview – PPP063

Jane Elliott Interview – PPP063

Jane Elliott, internationally known teacher, lecturer, diversity trainer, and recipient of the National Mental Health Association Award for Excellence in Education, exposes prejudice and bigotry for what it is, an irrational class system based upon purely arbitrary...

Walter Benn Michaels Interview – PPP062

Walter Benn Michaels Interview – PPP062

Walter Benn Michaels is a professor of English at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He taught previously at Berkeley and at the Johns Hopkins University. He’s the author of several scholarly books on American literature and photography but has also written about...

Sarah van Gelder Interview – PPP061

Sarah van Gelder Interview – PPP061

Sarah van Gelder is founder of the new nonprofit, PeoplesHub, an online movement school that connects people in communities across the country with training and coaching resources needed to make a revolution where they live. Sarah is also the founding editor of YES!...

Mark Blaxill Interview – PPP060

Mark Blaxill Interview – PPP060

Mark Blaxill watched his daughter Michaela develop normally until shortly after her first birthday, when she was diagnosed with autism, in 1988. In the film, Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe, you may remember that he shared: “Somewhere in the months after [MMR...

Dmitry Orlov Interview PPP059

Dmitry Orlov Interview PPP059

Dmitry Orlov was born in Leningrad, USSR, into an academic family, and emigrated to the US in the mid-1970s. He holds degrees in Computer Engineering and Linguistics, and has worked in a variety of fields, including high-energy physics, Internet commerce, network...

Crystal Chissell Interview – PPP058

Crystal Chissell Interview – PPP058

Crystal Chissell manages engagement and research fellowships at Project Drawdown. In that role she connects individuals and organizations who share the goal of reversing global warming through collaboration. Crystal brings an interdisciplinary background in law,...

David Macek Interview – PPP057

David Macek Interview – PPP057

David Macek is the Executive Director of Northwest Earth Institute, a sustainability organization that provides innovative social and digital tools designed to change the way individuals live in and interact with natural and built environments. For 15 years, he has...

Lynann Politte Interview – PPP056

Lynann Politte Interview – PPP056

Lynann Politte is a promoter, director, producer, CoHousing community member, business coach, mother, grandmother, sister, activist, feminist, girlfriend and marketing strategist. She produced and directed The Vagina Monologues on Vashon in 2002 and 2003 to sold-out...

Don Stuart Interview – PPP055

Don Stuart Interview – PPP055

Don Stuart is an advocate for the economic, environmental, and political sustainability of working natural resource lands and fisheries. His 20 years of lobbying experience in state legislatures and in the U.S. Congress has informed his latest book—a mystery novel set...