The Monti Podcast (general)

Episode #64: A young man reconciles his feelings about his 'slacker' brother on a hiking trip up a mountain.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-65_Luc-Saunders1.mp3
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Episode #62: A quirky story about a quirky young girl and her quirky siblings and parents. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-62_Phoebe-Judge.mp3
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Episode #61: Page tells a story of her aunt, her mother's sister, who is the single force that unites the entire family together.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-61_Page-Crawford.mp3
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Episode #60: The winners of our last two GrandSLAMs.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-60_Graig-Meyer_Billy-Sugarfix.mp3
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Episode #59: She knew how to fly before she knew how to drive, but when her plane goes down in the Atlantic, it's a desperate swim for survival.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-59_Cathy-Maready.mp3
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Episode #58: A story of two great loves: Pro Wrestling and Uncle Morrie.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-58_Dave-VanHook.mp3
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Episode #57: In a race to get a relevant news story, a young Illinois reporter meets the man who would be President.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-57_Ginny-Skalski.mp3
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Episode #56: A young woman deals with her father's terminal illness.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-56_Emily-Kotecki.mp3
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Episode #55: A soon-to-be father wrestles with an identity crisis as he looks towards his transitioning life. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-55_Drew-Perry.mp3
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Episode #54: Two outstanding stories from our Mulligans StorySLAM.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-54_Hippo-Guy_Clare-Fieseler.mp3
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Episode #53: Dangling from a roof is not the place he thought he would be on that day. Friends are the best!

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-53_Carter-Kersh.mp3
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Episode #52: Pregnant with her first child, a woman gives birth in the most unexpected place. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-52_Briana-Brough1.mp3
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Episode #51: The Emmy-Award winning Artist behind Pee Wee's Playhouse tells a story about the moment he realized he was an artist.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-51_Wayne-White.mp3
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Episode #50: Exonerated after spending 17 years in prison, a man tries to navigate life on the outside. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-50_Greg-Taylor.mp3
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Episode #49: Two young men get more than they bargained for while partying on a train in Georgia.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-49_Pete-Schroth.mp3
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Episode #48: Anna Fields tells a harrowing story of a relationship as it reaches a very dangerous conclusion.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-48_Anna-Fields.mp3
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Episode #47: A young boy competes in the Cub Scouts' ritual, The Pinewood Derby, after his parents' separation.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-47_Tim-McKee.mp3
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Episode #46: Two amazing stories from recent StorySLAMs in Durham, NC.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-46_Leah-Berkowitz_John-Ensslin.mp3
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Episode #45: Carter Kersh tells a story of growing up with a quirky and eccentric mother in North Carolina.

Direct download: Podcast-Epsiode-45_Carter-Kersh.mp3
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Episode #44: A woman reflects on her father's life as his death approaches.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-44_Anna-Blackshaw.mp3
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Episode #43: A young writer with delusions of grandeur finally has his day.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-43_David-Gessner.mp3
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Episode #42: A classic 2008 story from The Monti vault. Justin Catanoso tells a story of family, reconciliation, and miracles.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-42_Justin-Catanoso.mp3
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Episode #41: Two stories from our recent NATURE StorySLAM. First, a blind man talks of the challenges of dating; then, a young girl learns lessons of nature living through a devastating earthquake.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-41_Curtis-Taylor_Lalin-Anik.mp3
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Episode #40: A young teacher forms a special bond as she tries to help a young student during her first year of teaching.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-40_Sarah-Carucci.mp3
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Episode #39: Two stories from The Monti GrandSLAM in April 2012. Theme-Call of the Wild

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-39_Lisa-Croucher_Julie-MacDonald.mp3
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Episode #38: A young insurance negotiator comes to terms with his manipulative tactics.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-38_Noah-Rosenblatt-Farrell.mp3
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Episode #37: Two classic stories from our StorySLAM series from Dave VanHook and Robert Bland.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-37_Dave-VanHook_Robert-Bland.mp3
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Episode #36: A young girl spends the summer in the Ukraine and discovers things about the world and herself.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-36_Nicole-Accordino.mp3
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Episode #35: Life and death with an eccentric and violent aunt.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-35_Lisa-Sorg.mp3
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Episode #34: A woman returns to her small town in Idaho expecting to be rejected for her lifestyle.

Direct download: Podcast-Epsiode-34_Sarah-Vroom.mp3
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Episode #33: On a seemingly carefree road trip with three friends, things get wildly out of control.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-33_Django-Haskins.mp3
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Episode #32: A neurotic father sets out to make the perfect costume for his nine-year old daughter.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-32_Angus-MacLachlan.mp3
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Episode #31: "This is a story about the first time I experienced lust." 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-31_Lori-Hensley.mp3
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Episode #30: A young musician deals with the trials of fame and his son's illness.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-30_Tom-Maxwell.mp3
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Episode #29: A young girl learns life lessons while at a European boarding school. 2009 Hippo Award winner for Best Comedy.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-29_Fabienne-Worth.mp3
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Episode #28: A young filmmaker sees inspiration and finds community in a neighborhood deli.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-28_Eddie-Martinez.mp3
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Episode #27: A woman struggles with her daughter's decision to wear a traditional headscarf.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-27_Krista-Bremer.mp3
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Episode #26: Two outstanding stories from our DEADLINES StorySLAM on March 14, 2012

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-26_Rachael-Morgan_Mauro-Calabrese.mp3
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Episode #25: What starts out as a simple case of the hiccups becomes a threat to one man's entire life. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-25_Mike-Wiley.mp3
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Episode #24: Quinn Dalton tells a story about what she learned from her greedy heart.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-24_Quinn-Dalton1.mp3
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Episode #23: Two performances from our Sold Out StorySLAM series in Durham, NC.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-23_Katja-Hill_Lisa-Croucher.mp3
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Episode #22: Two classic StorySLAM performances from the archives.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-22_Mark-Solomon_Lori-Hensley.mp3
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Episode #21: A young man learns something about himself as he wanders lost in the woods.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-21_Billy-Sugarfix.mp3
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Episode #20: A young writer finds inspiration for her novels in small town Alabama.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-20_Lee-Smith.mp3
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Episode #19: Two stories from ScienceOnline2012 on January 20, 2012.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-19_Bug-Girl_Ben-Lillie.mp3
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Episode #18: A writer reflects on the major influences that shaped his career.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-18_Daniel-Wallace.mp3
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Episode #17: A young boy races a Go-Kart built by his father in the school Olympics.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-17_Dave-VanHook.mp3
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Episode #16: A college woman stalks the sororities during Rush. 

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-16_Jane-Borden_mp3.mp3
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Episode #15: Two holiday stories from a couple of our most popular storytellers.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-15_Hippo-Guy_Ed-Boltz.mp3
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Episode #14: Two stories from our Law & Order StorySLAM on July 18, 2011.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-14_Alison-Aucoin_Julie-MacDonald.mp3
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Episode #13: A young man tells a powerful story about nothing.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-13_Jon-Mozes.mp3
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Episode #12: A reporter finds inspiration from a smoking chimpanzee.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-12_Scott-Huler.mp3
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Episode #11: A woman tells a series of stories about growing up in a large family in St. Louis, MO.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-11_Zelda-Lockhart.mp3
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Episode #10: Two brothers meet a blues legend and attempt to collaborate on a song.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-10_Billy-Warden.mp3
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Episode #9: A woman goes to extreme and dangerous lengths for her husband.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-9_Tiffany-Lopez.mp3
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Episode #8: Two stories from our FEAR StorySLAM on October 18, 2011 in Durham, NC.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-8_Mauro-Calabrese_Rebekah-Miel.mp3
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Episode #7: Melissa Delbridge tells a story of politics and deadlines in Louisiana.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-7_MelissaDelbridge.mp3
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Episode #6: Justin Catanoso tells a story of triumph and failure in the face of his heroes.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-6_Justin-Catanoso.mp3
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Episode #5: This episode features two stories from The Monti StorySLAM's most successful storyteller to date, Robert Bland.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-5_RobertBland.mp3
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Episode #4: Two stories from our recent StorySLAM in Durham, NC.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-4_ElizabethFinley_MonicaByrne.mp3
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Episode #3: Montek Singh tells a story about the clashing of cultures.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-3_Montek-Singh.mp3
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Episode #2: Dorothy Clark tells a story about the power of a single word.

Direct download: Podcast-Episode-2_Dorothy-Clark.mp3
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Direct download: Podcast-Episode-1.mp3
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