Interview with ‘Heavyweight’ Host Jonathan Goldstein

August 11th, 2017

Join the Rockology’s Peter Kreten on Wednesday August 16 at 2pmCST to hear his conversation with podcaster Jonathan Goldstein. Goldstein got his start in audio storytelling working on the highly successful NPR series ‘This American Life’ with Ira Glass. For eleven seasons he was also the host of his own successful series WireTap which aired on the CBC.

Goldstein is currently working on a new series from Gimlet Media called ‘Heavyweight’ which explores “what might of happened if you had acted”. In their conversation, Goldstein discusses how he first became interested in audio storytelling, his WireTap days, his current work on Heavyweight, and his views on the current state of radio.

Here is our interview with Jonathan Goldstein

 

Check out some of our favorite episodes from season 1 of Heavyweight before the interview on Wednesday.

Tags: , , , , ,


Recent News

Second to Last Semester Week Recap

April 29th, 2017

As graduation approaches and as the semester concludes, many events have occurred during the week of April 24th to 28th for SXU’s graduating seniors and for students with finals. The week began with SXU’s Psi Chi chapter inducting their 19 newest members on Monday the 24th into the International Honor…
Read More >>

Student Lounge named after President Emerita Christine Wiseman

April 28th, 2017

On Thursday, April 27th, at 11am, Saint Xavier University held a ceremony to honor President Emerita Christine Wiseman by naming the Student Lounge after her. Students, faculty, and staff were present at the touching dedication. The ceremony began with welcoming remarks from Dr. Avis Clendenen, Dr. Anthony Campbell, and, SXU…
Read More >>

Slut Walk at SXU Brings Sexual Assault Awareness to Campus

April 21st, 2017

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The purpose of this is to begin a movement to end sexual abuse. In order to show support, Saint Xavier University hosted several events that began in late March and concluded in late April, such as a variety of panels, discussions, and activities. SXU’s…
Read More >>

More News Articles >>