Inside the Blanket Fort

Thursdays
  • Hosted by Amy Etcheson, SIU Press
  • Local Host Pinckney Benedict, SIUC Creative Writing

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Inside the Blanket Fort features special segments. You can meet the producers, get previews and reviews of episodes, and get a special glimpse behind the blankets.

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This week on Inside The Blanket Fort we continue our discussion with author Andrea Ross and her lastest book "Edith: The rogue Rockefeller-McCormick" from SIU Press.

Plus, listen to the latest episode of the podcast of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Join us for the latest installment of Inside The Blanket Fort as we continue to discuss new offerings from SIU Press as well as the lastest podcast episode of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal.

Blanketfort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative by SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

This week, travel back Inside The Blanket Fort as we continue our conversation with the author of "Edith: The Rogue Rockefeller McCormick."  Author Andrea Ross talks more about her latest book from SIU Press.

Also, listen to the latest podcast episode of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary Deneal as presented by Blanket Fort Radio Theater.  

This week on Inside The Blanket Fort, author Andrea Ross continues the conversation on her new book "Edith: The Rogue Rockefeller McCormick" from SIU Press.

Plus, listen to the latest podcast episdoe of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initiative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Travel back Inside The Blanket Fort as we continue our conversation with Andrea Ross about her book "Edith: The Rogue Rockefeller McCormick," recently published by SIU Press.

Be sure and listen to the latest podcast episode of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Welcome back Inside The Blanket Fort! This week we continue our discussion with author Andrea Ross about her book "Edith: The Rogue Rockefeller McCormick" which was recently published by SIU Press.

Also, be sure and listen to the latest episode of the podcast of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Journey back Inside The Blanket Fort as we begin a discussion with author Andrea Ross about her new book "Edith: The Rogue Rockefeller McCormick" recently published by SIU Press.

Also listen to the latest podcast installment of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initiative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Journey back Inside The Blanket Fort this week as we continue our conversation with SIU Press Executive Editor Sylvia Frank Rodrigue. 

Also, be sure and listen to the latest podcast of "A Knight of Another Stort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Join us this week Inside The Blanket Fort as we continue our disucssion with SIU Press Executive Editor Sylvia Frank Rodrigue.   Plus, listen to the latest podcast episode from Blanket Fort Radio Theater and its prodcution of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal.

Join us this week as we journey back Inside The Blanket Fort with a behind the scenes look at SIU Press. This week's guest is SIU Press Executive Editor Sylvia Frank Rodrigue.

Listen to the latest episode of Blanket Fort Radio Theater's podcast of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Day and Charlie Birger" by Hugh DeNeal.

This week on Inside The Blanket Fort we conclude our conversation with Todd Manley, the Chief Content Officer for EarSight Studios.  Also, check out the latest podcast installment of Blanket Fort Radio Theater's "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal.

Listen to the latest podcast here.

This week on Inside The Blanket Fort we continue our conversation with EarSight Studios Chief Content Officer Todd Manley.  Plus, listen to the latest installment of Blanket Fort Radio Theater's podcast of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger."

Listen to this week's podcast here.

This week on Inside the Blanket Fort get the latest on what's coming up on Blanket Fort Radio Theater, plus the first installment of an interview with special guest Todd Manley, Chief Content Officer for EarSight Studios.

Listen to this week's episode of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" here.

This week on Inside The Blanket Fort learn more about Blanket Fort Radio Theater's production of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal. 

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initiative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.  Listen to the latest podcast episode of "A Knight of Another Sort" here.

This week on Inside The Blanket Fort learn more about the collaborative impact Blanket Fort Radio Theater is having for SIU students and faculty as they work together to make the podcast into a learning as well as an entertainment experience.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a story telling initaitve of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.  New to Blanket Fort Radio Theater?  Check out the podcast home page here.  

Journey back inside The Blanket Fort to learn more about how Blanket Fort Radio Theater's podcast production of A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger by Gary DeNeal is being turned into educational content to help students learn about southern Illinois' rich history during the days of prohibition.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Delve back Inside The Blanket Fort  for the latest behind the scenes look at the podcast and a peak at what's to come on Blanket Fort Radio Theater and its prodcution of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative from SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

We travel back Inside The Blanket Fort this week to learn more about the creation of Blanket Fort Radio Theater and what we can expect from Season 2.   Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative of SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio.

Listen to Episode 11 of Blanket Fort Radio Theater's A Knight of Another Sort.

Journey back Inside The Blanket Fort for more insight on the origin of Blanket Fort Radio Theater and the current podcast of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initative from SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative Writing Program and WSIU Radio. 

Listen to this week's podcast of Episode 10 of A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger

Join us for the latest behind the scenes look at Blanket Fort Radio Theater's production of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" in this edition of Inside The Blanket Fort.

Listen to this week's new podcast Episode 9 of A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger.

Learn more behind the scenes background on the making of Blanket Fort Radio Theater's podcast adaptation of "A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger" by Gary DeNeal in this edition of Inside The Blanket Fort.   Listen to the podcast of Episode 8 of the book here.

Blanket Fort Radio Theater is a storytelling initiative from SIU Press in collaboration with the SIU Creative writing program and WSIU. 

Go behind the scenes of the latest episode of the Blanket Fort Radio Theater podcast of A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger by Gary DeNeal from SIU Press.  Listen to this week's Podcast of Episode 7 here.

Also, get a sneak peak of an upcoming new podcast series - "The Nanking Project" - from Blanket Fort Radio Theater.

Go behind the scences of The Blanket Fort Radio Theater podcast of Episode 6 of A Knight of Another Sort: Prohibition Days and Charlie Birger by Gary DeNeal.

Listen to this week's podcast here.

Inside The Blanket Fort (7/30/20): Week 4

In this episode of Inside the Blanket Fort, learn more about upcoming projects for Blanket Fort Radio Theater - and meet the students behind those projects.

In this episode of Inside the Blanket Fort, meet some of the students behind Blanket Fort Radio Theater, and learn how their project evolved amid a global pandemic.

As Blanket Fort Radio Theater premiers, join Amy Etcheson of the SIU Press and Pinckney Benedict of SIU's Creative Writing Department as they take a look at how A Knight of Another Sort came together.