The Weekly Reader is a twenty-minute interview show in which hosts Benjamin Allocco and Amy Fladeboe discuss the craft of writing with their guests and gives them a forum to highlight their work. Any genre of writing is open for discussion – fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, journalism, screenwriting, songwriting, comedy writing, etc.
The Weekly Reader enjoys interviewing lesser known authors from small presses and welcomes review copies of published books in fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry. The program airs on 89.7 KMSU-FM, based in Mankato, MN and is also available via streaming and an iTunes podcast.
Authors featured on the program include: Tony D’Souza, Dennis Nau, Kim Heikkila, Wayne Miller, Thad Nodine, Mary Jane Nealon, Jessica Lee Anderson, David Gessner, and many, many more.