Lost in the Stacks: the Research Library Rock'n'Roll Radio Show
The original research-library rock'n'roll radio show! Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme.


First broadcast May 27 2016.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2016/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-may-27th-2016-the-voyager-record-episode-305/

"Those records are far out, man."

Direct download: ENCORE_LITS_Episode_305.mp3
Category:Episode -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

Guest: Nova Spivack of Arch Mission Foundation.

First broadcast May 17 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-17th-an-archive-of-planet-earth-episode-424/

"All archives grapple with questions of what to preserve."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_424.mp3
Category:Episode -- posted at: 4:45pm EDT

Guest: Roger Schonfeld, director of the Ithaka S+R Libraries and Scholarly Communication Program.

First broadcast May 10 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-10th-libraries-at-scale-episode-423/

"Is this the episode where libraries finally take over the world?"

Direct download: LITS_Episode_423.mp3
Category:Episode -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

Full interview with Daniel Kalder from episode 422.

Direct download: Podcast_extra__Full_interview_from_LITS_422.mp3
Category:Bonus -- posted at: 2:23pm EDT

Guest: Daniel Kalder, Author of The Infernal Library: On Dictators, the Books They Wrote, and Other Catastrophes of Literacy.

First broadcast May 3, 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-3rd-how-to-write-a-book-iii-catastrophes-of-literacy-episode-422/

"If you're writing a book about dictators...there's all kinds of strategies to bring the reader along so they are not suffering."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_422.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT