Announcing Season 2 of the Storybound Podcast
Acclaimed Writers Telling Present Day Radio Dramas
Storybound is a radio theater program designed for the podcast age. Hosted by Jude Brewer and with original music composed for each episode, the podcast features the voices of today’s top literary icons reading their essays, poems, and fiction. The first season of the show was featured on Spotify, Spotify, TuneIn, Stitcher, Castbox, Pocket Casts, and Pandora, and was covered in the New York Times, the AV Club, and a dozen other outlets. Season 2 will launch on July 14th.
In each episode of Storybound, listeners will be treated to their favorite authors and writers reading some of their most impactful stories, designed with powerful and immersive sound environments.
Check out the trailer below and subscribe to get updates on season two, launching July 14, 2020:
Season two stories include, but are not limited to:
–National Book Award winner Phil Klay reads an early, never before heard excerpt from his forthcoming novel Missionaries.
–National Book Award nominee Lauren Groff reads her short story “Flower Hunters” from the collection Florida.
–Writer and screenwriter Stephanie Danler reads an excerpt of her new, critically-acclaimed memoir Stray.
–New York Times journalist Sopan Deb reads an excerpt from his memoir Missed Translations.
–Journalist Chloe Caldwell reads her essay “The Opposite of Light” from her forthcoming untitled book.
–Author and Bookable Podcast host Amanda Stern readers an excerpt of her memoir, Little Panic.
–Debut novelist Megan Angelo reads an excerpt from her critically acclaimed novel Followers.
–Guggenheim Fellow Garth Greenwell reads an excerpt from critically acclaimed new novel Cleanness.
–Pulitzer Prize-finalist Tommy Orange reads a new short story, “Copperopolis.”
The show is a collaboration between The Podglomerate podcast network and Lit Hub Radio.
Subscribe, listen, and enjoy the engaging stories of literary icons from across the world as we bring you into Storybound. Episodes will begin running weekly on December 3, 2019 and will be available for free on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Podcasts, PocketCasts, iHeartRadio, Pandora, Castbox, or wherever you listen to podcasts.